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Strength in numbers? Some struggling nonprofits eye an alliance

While many nonprofits are fighting for survival amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Steamship Historical Society of America knows better than most what it is...

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Strength in numbers? Some struggling nonprofits eye an alliance

While many nonprofits are fighting for survival amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Steamship Historical Society of America knows better than most what it is like to be on the verge of sinking – and manage to struggle on. Ten years ago, the Warwick-based organization, founded in 1935 to preserve the history of steamship navigation, needed to change course to stay...

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