Green Nonprofit Got $1.3 Million Grant to Create Five Jobs


While being investigated by the Oregon Department of Justice for misleading state officials in an attempt to qualify for tax breaks, a Portland-based environmental nonprofit was awarded $1.3 million to create five jobs at a warehouse in rural Oregon.

(From Reason.com)
Projects that seek government funding are almost exclusively doing so because they cannot find investors in the private sector, and there’s usually a good reason for that.

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