News & Views

A blog for those interested in what affects, motivates and drives the New York City Nonprofit Sector — written by CRE’s crackerjack consulting team. We hope you use this space to share your thoughts, ask questions and engage in conversations about our city, social justice and the nonprofit sector.

Fran Barrett: We are Not Crooks!

 In her latest blog for the Huffington Post, CRE's Executive Director Fran Barrett details the many safeguards and regulations that ensure accountability in the nonprofit sector. While Senator Pedro Espada, Jr. is being investigated for laundering money from a Bronx healthcare clinic, Fran reminds readers that the vast majority of nonprofit leaders are hard-working and highly accountable.  Read more >>

Fran Barrett: Want to Create Jobs? Don't Forget Low-Hanging Fruit in Nonprofits

In her latest blog for the Huffington Post, Fran reflects on this week's State of the Union Address and President Obama's commitment to create new jobs in the coming year. Fran suggests that job creation can be achieved through investing in nonprofits and their employees.   Read more >>

Fran Barrett: Albany Fallout: Non-profits

Fran Barrett, Executive Director of CRE, blogged on the Huffington Post about how the meltdown in Albany affects nonprofits in New York.   Read more >>

Fran Barrett: Profiting from Nonprofits

Fran Barrett, Executive Director of CRE, has been published in the New York edition of the Huffington Post. In her first blog for the Huffington Post, Fran describes the diversity of the New York City nonprofit sector.    Read more >>

Find us on:  CRE on Twitter CRE on Facebook  

News and Views

Tags

nonprofit accountability Ximena Rua-Merkin executive transition Bill Ryan grantmakers What is Core? New York RFP IT New York Times Randall Quan 30th Anniversary nonprofit ownership Board of Directors New York City Government lower Manhattan Jean Lobell Peter Block HIV/AIDS services providers Government News MAC AIDS Fund board leadership National Committee of Responsive Philanthropy executive internal controls fundraising CRE Tips Nonprofit News Rona Taylor Barbara Blumenthal case statement Ero Gray tips postponed event accountability bookkeeping leadership Nonprofit Quarterly nonprofit start-ups website, resources, announcements Valyrie Laedlein generative Mark Light Featured Items Development Survey nonprofit management handling the unexpected Coaching Mohan Sikka arts Hurricane Sandy grantmakers for effective organizations Holly Delany Cole Fran Barrett New York Community Trust Funding Updates Jeff Ballow New York Foundation Needs Assessment capacity building rockaways nonprofit leaders Client News Louisa Hackett publications announcment CRE POV guest blogger media Harvard Kennedy School Neighborhood Based Capacity Building Initiative strategic alliances staff board and staff relations Albany Nonprofit Tools foundations Maria Mottola Nonprofit National and Community Service nonprofit mergers I.T. without I.T. Stanford Social Innovation Review Daring to Lead community Michael Hickey Government Updates Governance as Leadership Volunteers Karen Erdos Rashid Littlejohn Huffington Post Fran's Corner President Obama House Party government computers collaborations United Way of NYC Pamela Dicent jobs harvard business school civic engagement evaluation Sector Research Pavitra Menon proposal writing hard times NYS Budget Nonprofit Sustainability Beth Kobliner Advocacy Data Starved Philanthropic Collaborative mergers CRE News Alliance for Nonprofit Management NYCCCOC record keeping CRE Executive Search HR Without HR Interns queens Useful Links Data Barbara Turk cre