Wednesday, May 03, 2006

Two Dot Orgs in One

The ubiquitous Illinois PIRG (aka Public Interest Research Group) announced that it will split into two organizations: Environment Illinois and Illinois PIRG. The former will focus on environmental issues (website here) and the latter on consumer ones (website here).

2 comments:

Kuz said...

Great, I bet that means twice as many teenagers with clipboards blocking up the sidewalk.

Jennifer said...

Yeah, no kidding. It also means it's probably time to double check that your caller id is working full blast. I just don't know why so many non-profits rely on telemarketing and thereby assasinate their goodwill. PIRG is one of the worst, I've found.