Nonprofits are tested during periods of economic hardship. How can they—both individually and collectively—be prepared to meet the impending economic storm? Foundation Center, New York Regional Association of Grantmakers (NYRAG), United Way of New York City, and Citi host a roundtable forum for thought leaders from New York’s nonprofit, philanthropic, business and public sectors. A panel discussion is moderated by Gordon J. Campbell, President and CEO of United Way of New York City. Panelists include Lorraine Cortes-Vazquez, New York State Secretary of State; Phillip Henderson, President of the SURDNA Foundation; Clara Miller, President and CEO of the Nonprofit Finance Fund; Stephanie Palmer, Executive Director of the NYC Mission Society; Carolyn Cavicchio, senior research associate for global corporate citizenship, the Conference Board Center for Corporate Citizenship and Sustainability; and Paul C. Light, Paulette Goddard Professor of Public Service at NYU.
Posted: November 19th, 2008
The Economic Storm: Challenges and Opportunities for the Nonprofits Sector: Panel Discussion