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Class will offer survival guide

How can a nonprofit survive and thrive during an economic downturn?

Kate Barr, executive director of the Nonprofits Assistance Fund, will present "Management During a Recession," Tuesday, June 23 from 9:30 a.m. to noon at the Lakes Country Service Cooperative in Fergus Falls.

Barr's talk will include:

•How to assess your organization.

•Techniques for scenario budgeting.

•Contingency planning.

•Time for questions and answers and discussion.

Cost is $20 for registrations on or before June 15, and $25 after June 15. A continental breakfast is included. For more information or to register, call the United Way of Douglas and Pope Counties at (320) 763-4850, or go online at

"Management During a Recession" is sponsored by Alexandria Technical College, Bremer Bank, Tastefully Simple, United Way of Douglas and Pope and Otter Tail Counties and West Central Initiative.