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Pols slam NYCHA’s plan for de Blasio donor to build pricey apartments on public land in Manhattan

BY GREG B. SMITH A growing list of elected officials Tuesday came out against NYCHA's plan to build high-end housing on public land, with U.S.... [Continue reading]

Plan to Build High-Rise in NYC Public Housing Angers Residents

Plans to build a 47-story high-rise on top of a playground on the Upper East Side has residents upset: a developer wants to place it... [Continue reading]

The Isaacs Center News + Community (SINCLINK) June 2017

The Isaacs Center News + Community (SINCLINK) is our monthly newsletter. It includes our daily activities, announcements, news, trips, the delicious menu for the Senior... [Continue reading]

Nonprofit Quarterly, Serious Contracting Problems Place Nonprofits at Risk in New York

By  RUTH MCCAMBRIDGE Doug Bauer, who heads the Clark Foundation in New York City, is speaking out about the state of nonprofit contracting in the city... [Continue reading]

City Limits, NYC’s Human-Service Providers Press for Changes in City Funding

By Derek Norman As New York City’s fiscal 2018 budget takes shape, voices from the city’s human-services sector have begun to cry out for help with... [Continue reading]

New York Nonprofit Media, Scrambling to Solve the Human Services Sector’s Fiscal Crisis

By AIMÉE SIMPIERRE Against the backdrop of looming federal cuts and tightening budgets at the city and state levels, human services providers are scrambling to find... [Continue reading]

Op-Ed: Crain’s, How the mayor can save nonprofits hired by the city

Five ways de Blasio can rescue a sector struggling under government contracts By John MacIntosh On the radio last week Mayor Bill de Blasio said the... [Continue reading]

Op-Ed: Stanford Social Innovation Review, The Systematic Starvation of Those Who Do Good

Despite the importance of human services and other nonprofits to employees and those they serve, many nonprofit workers do not earn a living wage. We... [Continue reading]

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