An Ideal Operational Model for Nonprofit Opera Organizations in the United States




Munguia, Edward P.

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Purpose: The purpose of this research is to create a practical ideal model for nonprofit opera organizations to function in the United States. Methods: A review of literature was conducted to form a general practical ideal model for these organizations. A survey was then designed and 121 experts in the field of nonprofit opera were asked to participate. The purpose of the survey was to refine the ideal model for operating a nonprofit opera organization. Results: The results of the literature review and an analysis of the data collected through the survey provided a basis for creating an ideal model. Conclusion: This research has established a basis for the practical ideal model for all nonprofit opera organizations to function in the United States.


An Applied Research Project Submitted to the Department of Political Science, Texas State University-San Marcos, in Partial Fulfillment for the Requirements for the Degree of Masters of Public Administration, Fall 2011.


ideal operational model, nonprofit opera, fundraising and appreciation, Public Administration


Munguia, E. P. (2011). An ideal operational model for nonprofit opera organizations in the United States. Masters of Public Administration, Texas State University-San Marcos, San Marcos, TX.


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