Executive Director Breakfasts

STRATEGIES OF BOARD DEVELOPMENT
Executives learned strategies from Part of the Solution (POTS) Director, Chris Bean, for successfully attracting board members and developing board skills.
THREE LEADERS
Paula Gavin, Chief Service Officer at NYC Service, Kajori Chaudhuri, Bronx Community Service Center Director of New York City Commission on Human Rights and Laura Klein of charitySTRONG talked in depth about their programs.
PHILANTHROPY: WHERE WE ARE & WHERE WE’RE HEADED
Speaker Pat Swann, NY Community Trusts' Senior Program Officer, discussed the current state of philanthropy and what funders are looking to support in our ever changing environment.
RESOURCES FOR YOUTH DEVELOPMENT IN THE BRONX
Bronx based youth-serving nonprofits were introduced to the services and resources of Youth Inc.
THE NORTH STAR FUND AND NY FOUNDATION
Networking occurred between Executive Directors and two foundations committed to social justice funding.

BOARD MANAGEMENT
Guest speaker Michael Davidson, a consultant who has worked with over 100 boards, facilitated an informal conversation teaching Executive Directors how to guide their boards towards providing leadership, oversight and support.

PITCH PERFECT
Executive Directors had the opportunity to practice their pitches with a real funder.
ONLINE FUNDRAISING WITH GIVE LIVELY & RELIEVING FINANCIAL STRESS WITH SPRING BANK
Nonprofit leaders gained insight on how to raise more when adopting a new online fundraising technology. Spring Bank discussed their Employee Opportunity Loan program to address employee economic stress and financial wellbeing
JUNIOR BOARDS FOR YOUR NONPROFIT
Day One and New York Lawyers for the Public Interest shared information about their respective organizations and how to benefit from having a non-governing board
 
 
MERGERS & PARTNERSHIPS
Jessica Cavagneo helped nonprofit leaders learn about mergers and partnerships for their organizations
 
HER JUSTICE
A conversation featuring ED, Amy Barasch who discussed the tensions in providing pro bono assistance to those living in poverty and  how to keep clients and volunteers aware of consistently changing laws.