Blog - CRE

A blog for those interested in what affects, motivates, and drives change makers and the nonprofit sector — written by CRE’s expert consulting team.

The CRE Rising Fund 2018 awardees

Community Resource Exchange awards nearly $100,000 in pro bono consulting and leadership development services through the CRE Rising Fund

July 12, 2018

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CRE statement on the separation and detention of migrant families

Katie Leonberger releases her message on the separation and detention of families at the Southern border.

June 22, 2018

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Why you need to build you nonprofit’s employment brand. And how to do it.

Jeff Ballow offers three tips for building out your nonprofits employment brand.

June 13, 2018

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Addressing racial equity with an organizational change lens

Yaro Fong-Olivares lists four simple strategies for moving the needle in organizational change efforts intended to promote diversity, equity and inclusion.

May 17, 2018

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Board diversity and inclusion do not always mean equity: four questions that aid the challenge for nonprofit boards to incorporate racial equity

Andrea J. Rogers writes about her experiences being on, and helping to recruit for, boards through a DEI lens.

April 26, 2018

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How to plan for the unexpected in challenging times

This was first published by the Chronicle of Philanthropy. As nonprofits face growing uncertainty brought on by the unpredictable political climate and adverse immigration and health care policies, the ability...

April 3, 2018

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Using human-centered design to advance civic engagement in nonprofits

Fiona Kanagasingam writes how human-centered design can help can help civic engagement efforts in the United States as they become a renewed priority.

February 21, 2018

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What Mayor de Blasio can do for nonprofits in his second term

Katie Leonberger pens an Op Ed for New York Nonprofit Media about how Mayor de Blasio can support nonprofits in his second term.

January 11, 2018

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What nonprofits can do about risk in 2018

Ose Idigbe walks through our initial CREFT results and has suggestions for nonprofits in 2018.

January 3, 2018

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A perfect storm for nonprofits: risk engagement is critical

Katie Leonberger offers advice for nonprofits unsure about how to start engaging with risk after a turbulent year.

December 20, 2017

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