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.

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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Reflecting on 2017 — CRE’s end of year letter

Our President and CEO Katie Leonberger offers some reflections on this past year in her end of year letter.

December 14, 2017

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Self-care through resiliency, rhythms, and community

Jenni Ingram walks us through some self-care strategies for nonprofit professionals.

November 15, 2017

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Three personal practices that promote racial equity in organizations

Yaro Fong-Olivares shares three practices for promoting racial equity, based on her personal experiences.

September 25, 2017

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CRE welcomes Ed Henry to its Board of Directors

Community Resource Exchange announces Ed Henry as the newest member of its Board of Directors.

September 12, 2017

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