March 27 (Thursday) 9:30—11am - - - SOLD OUT - - -
Pathways to Excellence: Strong, Transparent and Accountable Financial Management
Derived from Eight Areas of Nonprofit Excellence and featuring panelists from winning organizations from the past seven years of the Nonprofit Excellence Awards, this workshop is dedicated to informing nonprofit leaders about strategies that work to achieve management excellence. Do you know the keys to achieving strong financial health in your nonprofit? Comfortable understanding your financial statements? Have the right financial management tools? Are you able to communicate your financial story to key stakeholders? Learn how to improve your financial management from winning nonprofits and a leading expert. This workshop will include an exercise to help you think about how you currently manage your organization’s finances and the steps you need to take to achieve excellence in financial management. You will also receive a set of helpful resources. This session will be of most interest to finance staff and executive directors who want to learn more about financial management. This panel will be moderated by Michael Naumann, managing director at TDF, and will feature as panelists: Ernest Duncan, COO and CFO, at Vera Institute of Justice, and David Provost, CFO at CSH.
April 2 (Wednesday) 10am—12noon
Technology: Online Collaboration Tools
In this interactive workshop, Joshua Peskay of RoundTable Technology will lead a discussion with the goal of helping participants understand the file sharing and document collaboration tools available, how they work and how your organization may benefit from using them. We will be discussing and looking at services such as DropBox, Google Drive, Skydrive, Box.net and other cloud-based file sharing tools. We’ll talk about how these cloud-based tools are different from traditional file servers and how cloud-based document collaboration can benefit your organization. Take aways will include a better understanding of the crucial differences between cloud-based file and traditional file sharing; a better understanding of access controls and security; and, an outline of your organizations future folder structure and access controls.
April 9 (Wednesday) 4—6pm
NPCC Annual Meeting
Join us for our biggest event of the year! Catch up on NPCC’s activities during the past year, and find out what’s happening in the nonprofit world. The keynote speaker will be James G. Sheehan, the newly appointed Chief of the Attorney General's Charities Bureau. Then join us for refreshments and a chance to meet fellow NPCC members and NPCC's vendors. Meeting at 4pm; reception to follow. The meeting will be held at Citi, 399 Park Avenue, 12th Floor Auditorium, New York, NY (between 53rd and 54th streets).
2014 New York Community Trust Nonprofit Excellence Awards
These clinics will give organizations seriously considering submitting an application for the 2014 New York Community Trust Nonprofit Excellence Awards a chance to ask questions and get more detailed information about the application and selection processes. The Awards recognize and promote management excellence and highlight best practices that help nonprofits better serve their communities and achieve their missions. Prospective applicants are encouraged to bring a board member to a clinic. The Awards are presented by the New York Community Trust, NPCC and Philanthropy New York, and sponsored by WNYC. The application deadline is Friday, May 2, 2014. Visit http://npexcellence.fcny.org for the application and to learn about the Awards.
March 14 (Friday) 10am—11:30am
Location: Bronxville Public Library, 201 Pondfield Road, Bronxville, NY
March 19 (Wednesday) 10am—11:30am
Location: NPCC, 135 West 36th Street, 15th Floor, New York
March 21 (Friday) 10am—11:30am
Location: Adelphi University, One South Avenue, Garden City, NY, in the Center for Recreation & Sports Building, Campbell Lounge, Room 2 & 3
March 26 (Wednesday) 3:30—5:00pm
Location: South Oxford Space, 138 South Oxford Street, (between Atlantic Avenue and Fulton Street), Brooklyn, NY
April 3 (Thursday) 10am—11:30am
Location: Baruch College School of Public Affairs, 135 East 22nd Street, Room 301, New York, NY, between Lexington and Third Avenue. This workshop is hosted by the Center for Nonprofit Strategy and Management, Baruch College School of Public Affairs.
Registration is Required: Click on the workshop title above to register. Attendance may be limited to one person per 501(c)(3) member organization. By registering for a workshop you are making a firm commitment to attend. If you must cancel, please provide at least 48 hours notice so that someone else can take your place. Meetings begin and end on time so please plan your travel and schedules accordingly.
Unless noted otherwise, workshops are open only to NPCC's 501(c)(3) members and are held at NPCC's office at 135 West 36th Street, 15th Floor (between Broadway and 7th Avenue), New York NY, 10018. NPCC is a scent-free environment. Please do not use scented products when attending a meeting.