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 Karen Erdos, Director of Development - As the President and Congress negotiate about how to deal with the fiscal cliff, the proposals on the table could have very different outcomes for nonprofits. The first, proposed by President Obama, is to have the Bush-era tax cuts remain in effect for households with incomes up to $250,000 ($200,000 for individuals) and to let the tax cuts for higher-income households and the estate tax rise back to levels last seen in the Clinton administration. ..

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

The Impact of the Fiscal Cliff on Nonprofits

By Louisa Hackett, Senior Managing Director - Community Resource Exchange is joining hundreds of other nonprofits across the country to promote National Voter Registration Day on September 25th. We support nonprofit civic engagement activities because we believe participating in our democracy furthers our mission of fighting poverty and advancing social justice. ..

Monday, September 10, 2012

Every Vote Counts: Stepping Up Your Nonprofit's Role in Civic Engagement

 By Valyrie Laedlein, CRE Co-Director - I’d been looking at data from the Daring to Lead 2011 study about how Executive Directors spend their time – and how they THINK they should be spending their time – and was preparing to write a blog about what prevents us from focusing on “what matters.” Simultaneously, of course, I was reading articles and analyses about the debt ceiling agreement that has been reached in Washington and finding myself increasingly incensed by how the decisions being made by every level of government are impacting our communities, the nonprofits that serve them, and the impossible quandary about just what should get our attention as nonprofit executives.  ..

Monday, August 08, 2011

What's An ED To Do?

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

News and Views  CRE RSS


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