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Leggett to Participate in Release of New Report Detailing the Value of Nonprofits to Montgomery County’s Economy

Monday, February 11, 2013; 8:30 - 10:15 a.m.

Discovery Communications, One Discovery Place, Silver Spring

Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett will join with Montgomery County Councilmembers George Leventhal and Nancy Floreen, Montgomery County Department of Economic Development Director Steve Silverman and representatives from the academic, private and nonprofit sectors to release a new report, Beyond Charity: Nonprofit Business in Montgomery County. Among other findings, the report shows that 10 percent of the County’s workforce is employed by nonprofits, with total wages of $2.2 billion.

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NOTE: For on-site security purposes at Discovery, attending media must RSVP to Allison Carney by COB on February 8, at

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Contacts: Kristina Ellis, 240-793-9568, 
Allison Carney, 202-303-2429, 

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