How $15 Minimum Wage Will Impact Nonprofits

April 29th, 2016
How $15 Minimum Wage Will Impact Nonprofits

On March 31st, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed the $15 minimum wage plan into law which can potentially lift the earnings of an estimated 2.3 million New Yorkers. While this is a victory for the city’s low-income population, how will it affect nonprofit organizations that struggle to meet indirect and programming costs?

According to the The FY17 budget plan, the wage increase will be phased in between now and 2020 then continue to increase on an indexed schedule set by the Director of the Division of Budget and the Department of Labor.

How Can We Save The Puppies If We Can’t Keep The Lights On?

April 28th, 2016
How Can We Save The Puppies If We Can’t Keep The Lights On?

New York City’s nonprofit sector accounts for more than $118 billion in annual expenditures, including $33.6 billion in payroll expenses alone. With more than 600,000 employees, nonprofit organizations account for more than 18 percent of the city’s total private workforce1 yet they're struggling to stay afloat.

Closing the $ Gap

April 22nd, 2016

There have been many articles and headlines in the recent weeks about the challenges nonprofit organizations are facing to meet operating costs and close the widening financial gap. According to the report by the Human Services Council entitled New York Nonprofits in the Aftermath of FEGS, one of the reasons is:
"Government contracts and philanthropic grants rarely cover operating costs and payment is often late and unpredictable, resulting in cash flow obstacles and chronic underfunding.

Pathways to Excellence: Excellence in Fundraising & Resource Development [Recap]

April 20th, 2016

For more information on the Pathways to Excellence Workshops, click here.

The Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York has launched the revamped and streamlined application process for this year's Nonprofit Excellence Awards. NPCC offers a series of workshops available to member and nonmember nonprofit organizations to engage with and gain insight from past winners.

NPCC Launches Its First Ever Needs Assessment Survey

April 4th, 2016

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The Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York (NPCC) has launched its first ever Needs Assessment Survey for New York Area nonprofits. As a leader in nonprofit management and capacity-building strategies, it’s vital that NPCC stay abreast of current trends and challenges that the nonprofit community faces.

2015 Nonprofit Excellence Awards Gold Prize Winner Raises over $700,000!

April 4th, 2016
2015 Nonprofit Excellence Awards Gold Prize Winner Raises over $700,000!

New York Common Pantry held its annual 'Fill The Bag' Benefit and raised a whopping $712,000. The funds raised will help feed an average 2,000 families every week this year.

Honorees at the special event included NYCP board memeber Sherrell Andrews and White & Case International Law Firm.

NPCC Launches Revamped Application for Nonprofit Excellence Awards

April 4th, 2016

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It takes more than passion to achieve your mission – it takes strong management. NPCC is excited to announce the 2016 New York Community Trust Nonprofit Excellence Awards, produced by NPCC in collaboration with The Trust and Philanthropy New York, and sponsored by WNYC. Click here to apply.

2016 Annual Meeting of Members and Panel Discussion: The Changing Landscape

April 1st, 2016

2016 Annual Meeting of Members & Panel Discussion: The Changing Landscape
NPCC held its Annual Meeting of Members at 4:00 PM on Tuesday, March 29, 2016 in the JPMorgan Chase offices at 4 MetroTech, in Downtown Brooklyn with 231 members, vendor representatives and honored guests attending.