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In 2012, our expenses totaled $1.90 million, of which $1.25 million (66%) were spent on programs, $0.23 million (12%) on administrative costs, and $0.42 million (22%) on fundraising costs (in which we include donor outreach costs). Our 2013 budget is approximately $3.1 million.
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