Advocacy and Data
Storytelling can be a powerful and motivating communication tool when building relationships with elected officials, particularly at the local level.
Building and maintaining strong relationships with local policymakers requires nonprofits to be a proactive resource of reliable information on community needs and trends, your programs, and the financial and organizational challenges you face.
Andrea Reynolds – President & CEO, Dyson Foundation
Doug Sauer – New York Council of Nonprofits
Chelsea Newhouse – Report Researcher
Yvette Bairan – CEO, Astor Services
Every person in the Hudson Valley benefits in one way or another from the mission-related work and advocacy of the region’s nonprofit organizations.
The American Rescue Plan (ARP) provides an unprecedented opportunity for local nonprofits to access much-needed federal funds. The ARP funds that run through state and local governments can be confusingly complex, leaving nonprofits wondering what monies are available for whom, for what, and how they can be accessed.
As we move towards a post-pandemic world, United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region aims to provide nonprofits with the tools necessary to be successful.
Presented by NYCON, this webinar discussed the American Rescue Plan Act State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funding that local governments will be receiving in 2021 and how these funds can be spent.
Budgeting during an inflation is scary. Join the United Way of Dutchess-Orange and Ulster Savings Bank to learn how to weather the inflated economy.
This is an informative recorded series on Financial Management in a post-COVID world. Nonprofits should consider having one staff and one board member from your organization attend each session.
From remote work to PPP loans to donor fatigue, the pandemic has definitely impacted the way NFPs operate. Join us for a discussion of best practices and accounting FYIs.
Join Matthew Stover of Delta Creative Agency for ten innovative, cost-effective strategies to enhance your nonprofit’s visibility.
Presented by the United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region, join in as they discuss important topics in the Nonprofit world, including grants and human resources.
The program covers corporate governance and nonprofit Boards and how good corporate housekeeping practices can be a means of supporting and documenting good governance and promoting engaged Boards.
Building and sustaining high-functioning nonprofit governing bodies is arduous, time-consuming work, but it can be well worth the effort.
Strong, effective, and efficient Boards can bolster an organization’s public profile, provide access to influential individuals, increase revenue, inspire confidence in stakeholders, help manage risks, and improve leaders’ performance.
A diverse nonprofit board that includes people of all genders, races, ages, sexual orientations, cultural backgrounds, and levels of ability, will consider a variety of perspectives and ultimately make more informed decisions. But diversifying your board comes with challenges – how do you find new board members outside of your immediate circle?
In this recorded workshop, Barbara Paxton, Chief Program Officer at Boardstrong, explores the critical elements of an optimal Board/CEO partnership and shares tips for strengthening your organization’s leadership connection.
This webinar offers practical suggestions regarding policies and procedures that nonprofits should consider when some or all of their workforce is working remotely.
Join the BBB® Foundation of Metro New York as it presents its 18th Symposium, entitled “The Power of Community: Building Authentic Relationships with Supporters.” Our discussion theme for 2024 will be how to reach and engage the new generation of donors and supporters for nonprofits, with a special emphasis on diversity and belonging.
Responding to the need for increased capacity among nonprofit organizations to apply for and win grant awards, the Adelphi Center for Nonprofit Leadership is offering a comprehensive workshop series titled “Grant Funding Masterclass for Nonprofits:
From Applications to Outcomes” for anyone interested in gaining advanced skills in grantsmanship.
Nonprofits are continually innovating new ways to fundraise and increase revenue, while the laws regulating fundraisers are catching up. In this webinar, you will learn about new developments in fundraising regulation and how to stay compliant while also helping your organization grow and sustain itself financially.
To determine if your nonprofit wants to pursue an earmark – and how to do so – Independent Sector is sharing three webinar recordings on “Nonprofits and the art of the earmark,” available at no cost, and presented by Steve Taylor, Principal at Integer, a consulting firm focused on economic and nonprofit policy.
This workshop is for Hudson Valley nonprofits interested in learning about nonprofit alliances, mergers, and other opportunities for nonprofit strategic restructuring.
With unprecedented challenges before and ahead, what are different methods for mission-aligned nonprofits to ensure social impact?
This session explores the factors, dimensions and impacts of our changing and uncerain nonprofit corporate landscape; what it means for those seeking restructuring solutions what the core models are, including mergers, affiliations and substantive shared services; and what state regulatory changes are needed to support our sector’s efforts in this regard.
This will be the first session in NYCON’s Cybersecurity Webinar Series, and will look at the latest cybersecurity threats facing nonprofits, providing practical insights and actionable steps to bolster defenses.
The “new normal” of remote and hybrid work requires attention to policies, practices, and legal matters that protect your nonprofit organization, clients, patients, members, donors, and volunteers.
Facilitated by NYCON and supported by MVP Health Care, this special panel featured national nonprofit Tech Impact’s experts answering specific nonprofit questions related to technology issues like cyber security, digital fundraising, and donor software.
Tech Impact offers a webinar series that includes the following topics:
Digital Fundraising – including Optimizing your Website, Email Fundraising, and Social Media Fundraising;
Making your Donor Management Systems Work Harder and Better; and