Checking In with Queens Community House Amidst a Pandemic

First established in 1975, Queens Community House (QCH) is a multi-site, multi-service settlement house that serves the diverse neighborhoods of Queens. Its holistic approach addresses immediate needs as well as the barriers that may impede personal, family and community stability. Support Center’s intern Hua Lin Hsu, a Junior at Grinnell College and an International Relations…

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Sustainable Westchester Seeks New Executive Director

Sustainable Westchester is seeking a seasoned and successful sustainability champion to provide the leadership and vision necessary to build upon the successes of Sustainable Westchester and guide the organization as well as its members towards a more sustainable future. The ideal candidate should be an inspiring and results-driven leader with expertise in sustainability and/or renewable…

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Fall Leadership Programs

October is an exciting month for us as we will be hosting our third and final New Executive Director Institute of the year and our fall Interim Executive Director Training. Please see details below. New ED Institute Program Details Dates: Thursday, October 8 and Friday, October 9, 2020 Times: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm EST…

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Free Office Hours Available to your Organization

Support Center is offering free access to office hours for your organization. Benefits of office hours include a sense of relief that you are not alone and a new friend at Support Center. Register for office hours here. Recently, organizations have reached out to discuss: Navigating reopening offices and what resources are available Continuing to…

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A Formative Evaluation of Our Organizational Navigator Program

We are pleased to share this formative assessment of Support Center’s organizational navigator program with the NYC Department of Youth and Community Development. We formally launched the Organizational Navigator program in 2018 and have had the opportunity to work with close to 30 organizations in this way. Spoiler alert: Page 13 has a fascinating depiction…

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Support Center Statement of Solidarity

With a commitment to accelerating positive social change, we at Support Center join in the calls against racism, violence, and injustice faced by George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and far too many others killed before them. We join in the calls for undoing racist policies and practices that devalue black and brown lives. And…

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Board Build White Paper

We are excited to share this new overview of Support Center’s Board Build program. You can learn more about the peer learning, board self-assessment, and board retreat components of the program in this new report. View the PDF

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COVID-19 Resources for Nonprofits

In the midst of COVID-19 disrupting many of our partner nonprofits and community, we have taken the time to curate resources specific to nonprofit needs. Please visit our Nonprofit COVID-19 Resources page for links to regularly updated webinars, articles, and resources, specific to areas of nonprofit management.

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