Entries tagged: nonprofit

The Nonprofit Sector with Amanda Talty of Tourette Association of America and Karen Boorshtein of Family Service League

Posted: July 17th, 2018

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Visibility is key for the nonprofit sector on Long Island. This episode of CMM Live features two amazing women in nonprofit leadership to discuss mental healthcare, shutting down bullying, teaming up with the business community, and fighting for funding in the nonprofit sector. We first welcomed Amanda Talty, President & CEO of Tourette Association of […]

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The Housing Sector featuring Sal Ferro of Alure Home Improvements and Gwen O’Shea of CDCLI

Posted: June 21st, 2018

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We welcomed business leaders from different facets of the housing sector. First, Sal Ferro, President & CEO of Alure Home Improvements, talked about why Long Island is not a side act to our neighbor NYC but a great place to do business in its own right. Sal turned a small painting company into one of the most […]

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Long Island’s Nonprofit Sector featuring John Miller of Guide Dog Foundation and America’s VetDogs and Ken Cerini of Cerini & Associates

Posted: May 15th, 2018

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Collaboration was the word of the day on this CMM Live episode focusing on Long Island’s vibrant nonprofit sector. John Miller, President and CEO of the Guide Dog Foundation and America’s VetDogs, inspired viewers with personal stories of the countless lives these organizations change every year. Fresh off the 2018 Imagine Awards, Ken Cerini, nonprofit accounting guru and head of Cerini […]

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Hunger on Long Island featuring Randi Shubin Dresner of Island Harvest and the Future of Commercial Real Estate featuring Don Catalano of iOptimize Realty

Posted: March 20th, 2018

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The first topic of this week’s episode was hunger on Long Island, and we were happy to have Randi Shubin Dresner, Island Harvest Food Bank’s President and CEO, with us to address this critical issue. While the statistics about hunger on Long Island are distressing and even shocking (it’s estimated that Island Harvest’s services touch one in 10 […]

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Human Beings, Reaching Out for Help

By: Melissa Sidor, Esq.

Posted: July 19th, 2017

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I am an attorney and recently had the privilege of spending three weeks in Greece volunteering legal services to refugees who had fled unimaginable violence and deprivation from barely functioning nation states. While there, I met and helped refugees from many different Middle Eastern and African countries, including Syria, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iran, Nigeria, the Democratic […]

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Amendments to Not-For-Profit Corporation Law Effective May 27th

Posted: May 25th, 2017

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Important new amendments (“Amendments”) to the New York Not-For-Profit Corporation Law will go into effect on May 27, 2017.  The Amendments aim to mend inconsistencies in the law since the Nonprofit Revitalization Act, which went into effect in 2013.  New York Not-For-Profit Corporations should review their bylaws and conflict of interest policies to make sure […]

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NYPMIFA: Important Changes to Laws Governing Not-For-Profit Organizations

By: Arthur Yermash, Esq.

Posted: July 11th, 2011

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On September 17th 2010, New York State enacted the New York Prudent Management of Institutional Funds Act (NYPMIFA) which significantly changes the rules governing how notfor-profit organizations manage, invest and spend their endowment funds. The Act applies to all public charitable organizations, private foundations and practically every corporation formed under the New York Not-For-Profit Corporation […]

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