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.

 by Holly Delany Cole - A recent report by Douglas Holtz-Eakin, Ph.D. and Cameron Smith, funded by the Philanthropic Collaborative, found that Foundations responded in “a targeted and timely manner”, with grants appropriately directed to recession relief to the hardest-hit parts of the country.   ..

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Rapid Response to Support the Sector

  By Valyrie Laedlein  As reported in a Stanford Social Innovation Review blog post, the National Committee of Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP) recently published a report demonstrating the huge impact that foundations can make by investing in advocacy, community organizing and civic engagement.  How to build the capacity of community organizations to engage in advocacy was the topic of an inquiry that Community Resource Exchange was asked to undertake by The Atlantic Philanthropies. ..

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Capacity Building for Advocacy

Find us on:  CRE on Twitter CRE on Facebook CRE on LinkedIn 

News and Views  CRE RSS


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