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.

6 Key Reforms to Restore NYS Budget Cuts

By Rona Taylor, Social Work Intern - In 2009, New York State was faced with a $20 billion budget gap due to the weak economy. With the help of stimulus dollars, a personal income tax surcharge on New Yorkers making over $250,000, and new income tax reforms, that $20 billion budget gap has been reduced to a little over $1.5 million. However, the ongoing weak economy, in addition to the slow recovery, continues to undermine New York State’s efforts to restore those cuts. The following blog outlines information obtained from a Fiscal Policy Institute (FPI) briefing.  Read more >>

Find us on:  CRE on Twitter CRE on Facebook  

News and Views


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