2017 Nonprofit Excellence Awards Winners
NPCC, The New York Community Trust, The Clark Foundation, and Philanthropy New York are delighted to announce the Gold Prize winners of the 2017 New York Community Trust Nonprofit Excellence Awards.
NPCC held its 11th Annual New York Community Trust Nonprofit Excellence Awards Best Practices Workshop & Awards Presentation on Friday, December 1 to recognize the exceptional management practices of three winning organizations. The winners participated in a moderated panel discussion during the Best Practices Workshop which was then followed by the Awards Presentation where they were presented with their award and scholarships to Columbia Business School Executive Education Programs in Social Enterprise. For the first time in the history of the Awards program, all three winners were awarded the Gold Prize!
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Congratulations to the Gold Prize winners!
Stoked Mentoring Inc.
(Brooklyn) creates a community of fearless leaders through mentoring, opportunity, and action.
The HOPE Program
(Brooklyn) empowers New Yorkers to overcome poverty through skills training, jobs and career advancement.
(Manhattan) partners with youth to end dating abuse and domestic violence through community education, supportive services, legal advocacy and leadership development.
Mental Health Association of Westchester: Mental Health Association of Westchester promotes mental health through advocacy, community education and direct services.
Neighbors Link: Neighbors Link strengthens the whole community through healthy integration of immigrants.
New York Peace Institute: New York Peace Institute empowers people to find creative and durable solutions to their disputes by teaching vital conflict resolution skills to communities and organization and training and certifying professional mediators.
NYC Outward Bound Schools: NYC Outward Bound Schools effects positive and lasting change in the lives of New York City’s young people and in their public schools using the principles and practices of Outward Bound.
Part of the Solution (POTS): Part of the Solution’s strives to be a loving community in the Bronx that nourishes the basic needs and hungers of all who come to its door.
Per Scholas: Per Scholas opens doors to technology careers for individuals from often overlooked communities.
Restore NYC: Restore NYC works to end sex trafficking in New York and restore the well-being and independence of foreign national survivors.
The Children’s Aid Society: The Children’s Aid Society aims to help children living in poverty succeed and thrive by providing comprehensive supports to children and their families in targeted high-needs New York City neighborhoods.
The HOPE Program: The HOPE Program empowers New Yorkers to overcome poverty through skills training, jobs and career advancement.