News & Press


Is Giving by the Wealthy a Good Thing? – Great Debate #3, 9/19/2019

Why the city gets gouged on homeless shelters – Crains 9/17/2019

A Behemoth Deserving of AOC’s Ire – Crain’s 3/6/2019

While nonprofits wait to get paid, de Blasio made sure his lawyers did – Crain’s 12/15/2018

New Report Shows How Bad New York City Has Been at Contracts, New York Nonprofit Media – 8/23/2018

SeaChange: Data Informed Decisions for Nonprofits – GrantStation, 8/9/2018

Does scaling help nonprofits make meaningful progress? – Great Debate #2, 6/19/2018

Changing the Conversation around Mergers and Collaborations – New York Nonprofit Media, 6/8/2018

Are you a dipper? Nonprofits, sin and shadow loans – Nonprofit Quarterly, 4/9/2018

Nonprofit Earned-Income Ventures: Another Launchpad Failure – Nonprofit Quarterly, 3/19/2018

The Difficult Truths about Risk Management and Nonprofits – New York Nonprofit Media, 02/26/2018

Can We Quantify Our Way to Better Giving? – Great Debate #1, 11/14/2017

Nonprofit Algebra: The Three Equations You Must Balance to Run Your Nonprofit Successfully – New York Nonprofit Media, 8/2/2017

A Philanthropic Rescue Offers Lessons – The Chronicle of Philanthropy, 6/6/2017

Coming Back from Bankruptcy: How We Fixed Healing Arts – NewYork Nonprofit Media, 6/5/2017

How the Mayor Can Save Nonprofits – Crain’s 3/30/2017

The Overhead Baby and the Bathwater – Nonprofit Quarterly, 12/12/2016

Investing for Impact – GrantsStation 6/13/2016

How to Keep Troubled Charities From Failing – The Chronicle of Philanthropy, 3/31/2016

Shaky Finances Plague City Nonprofits – Crains 3/15/2016

In the Aftermath of FEGS, Human Service Providers Warn of Crisis – Politico New York, 2/24/16

Americans Speak Out on Charities – The Chronicle of Philanthropy, 10/5/15

The Myths and Reality of Nonprofit Collaboration – Philadelphia Social Innovations Journal, Summer 2015

Donor Collaborations: Size Matters Less Than You Think – Stanford Social Innovation Review, 5/24/13

Collaborationists and Collectivists – Stanford Social Innovation Review, 10/8/12

Do What You Can With What You Have Where You Are, Fall 2012

Nonprofit M&A is No Oxymoron, Fall 2012

Burning Bridges to Make Venture Philanthropy Work – Tactical Philanthropy, 9/21/10

Media Coverage

Pre-K Teachers Weigh Strike as Pay Disparity Persists, WNYC, 4/2/2019

What Do Education Nonprofits Mean by “Salary Parity” in NYC?, New York Nonprofit Media, 3/21/2019

Nonprofits Can’t Help Homeless People When Cities Pay Them Late, CityLab, 3/8/2019

4 Ways to Make Giving Large Donations Easier, New York Times, 11/23/2018

The Financial Risks of US Nonprofits and How to Manage Them, Nonprofit Quarterly (webinar), 2/2/2018

Will the City of Brotherly Love Show the Love?, Nonprofit Quarterly, 11/27/2017

Only You Can Fix Philly’s Philanthropy Crisis, Philadelphia Magazine, 11/25/2017

Special Feature: Financial Health of Philadelphia-Area Nonprofits, 11/9/2017

The financial health of Philly nonprofits isn’t looking good. Here’s how to fix that – Generocity, 10/26/2017

How We Fixed Healing Arts – NY Nonprofit Media, 6/5/2017

Investing in Creativity, and in the Greater Good – The New York Times, 11/25/2016

Must-Read Report for Nonprofit Boards and Execs – Nonprofit Quarterly, 3/16/2016

Interview: Risk Management for Nonprofits, NY Nonprofit Media, 4/21/2016

Nonprofit Boards Missing Financial Red Flags – The Chronicle of Philanthropy, 3/16/2016

Report Encourages Nonprofit Boards to do better – Politico New York, 3/15/2016

Report Highlights Risk Management in Post-FEGS Climate – NY Nonprofit Media, 3/15/2016

The Bronx takes on Mumbai for IT outsourcing – Crain’s, 1/26/2016

NYC Starts Construction on Affordable Housing Project that Includes Homeless Shelter – NY Daily News, 9/22/2015

PRIs and Effective Intermediaries – Philanthropy New York, 6/30/2015

Two West Side Safety Nets Merge – West Side Spirit, 6/11/2015

‘Investment Club’ of Foundations Pays Off for Nonprofits – Chronicle of Philanthropy, 6/1/2015

Franklin Furnance and Pratt “Nest” – The New York Times, 11/6/2014

Nonprofit Collaborations: What CEOs & Funder Say Works and Doesn’t – The Bridgespan Group, 12/10/2014

Why Nonprofit Mergers Continue to Lag – Stanford Social Innovation Review, Spring 2014

Power in Numbers: Joining Forces to Create a Nonprofit Network – The Bridgespan Group, 3/31/2014

United Way of the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region: Merging to Advance the Common Good in Southern Michigan – The Bridgespan Group, 3/31/2014

Collaborations and Mergers in the Nonprofit Sector  HSC Radio Podcast, Fall 2014

Pregones Receives $500,000 Grant – Crain’s New York Business, 1/7/2014

Why Donors Flee When Arts Groups Flail – Wall Street Journal, 9/27/2013

When 2 Charities Share Their Expertise, They Both Grow Stronger – The Chronicle of Philanthropy, 2/10/2013

NY Fund Helps Charities with Costs of Merging – Chronicle Of Philanthropy, 11/15/2012

Opus 188 Harlem Music Strikes accord with Kaufman Center for Fiscal Harmony – Daily News, 10/4/2012

M&A: Not Just for the Corporate Set – Wall Street Journal, 2/24/2012

Helping Nonprofits Raise Money Like Goldman Does – Bloomberg Businessweek, 2/11/2010

Ex-Wall Street Executives Go to Bat to Help Nonprofits – The New York Times, 8/3/2007

If Gordon Gekko Had a Good Heart, This Is How He Might Have Done It – The Wall Street Journal, 5/16/2006

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