Gallaudet University announced on February 12 it has selected Heather Harker as Chair and Duane Halliburton as Vice Chair of its Board of Trustees effective October 1, 2014. On September 30, 2014, the current Board of Trustees Chair Ben Soukup will retire and Vice Chair Harvey Goodstein will conclude his term.
The Nonprofit Centers Network joins Third Sector New England, charts vision for the future of nonprofit real estate
Boston, Mass., December 18, 2013 -- The Nonprofit Centers Network (NCN), a network of nonprofits and philanthropic leaders from the financial, real estate, and public sectors dedicated to creating and operating quality nonprofit workspace, today announced that it will become a fiscally sponsored project of Boston-based Third Sector New England as it charts a path to becoming an independent organization.
New report from Third Sector New England recommends foundations provide increased support for nonprofit collaboration
Boston, Mass., Monday, August 5, 2013 – Third Sector New England (TSNE) today released a new report from its Capacity Building Fund (CBF) grant program, Funding Learning Networks for Community Impact. The report documents eight years of grantmaking to community-led nonprofits to support collaboration to foster greater social impact. Copies of this new report can be downloaded from Third Sector New England’s website: http://www.tsne.org/learningnetworks/report.
"Funders Launch Collaborative Effort to Create More Self-Motivated Learners and Innovative Problem Solvers in Nation’s Schools" Trust for Learning Will Promote Changes in How, What, and When Children Learn And Expand Availability of Proven Methods for Disadvantaged Students
Boston, Mass., Thursday, February 7, 2013 – Third Sector New England today announced that its Executive Director, Jonathan Spack, will take over as chair of the National Network of Fiscal Sponsors (NNFS) Steering Committee for 2013-14. NNFS is a professional network of nonprofit organizations that advance the public benefit by facilitating the development and growth of charitable, mission-driven activities.
Tammy Dowley-Blackman and Marjorie Ringrose join the Board of Directors at Third Sector New England, Inc.
Boston, Mass., Wednesday, January 22, 2013 – Third Sector New England is pleased to announce the addition of Tammy Dowley-Blackman, Diversity Fellowship Director for the Proteus Fund and Marjorie Ringrose, Executive Director, Social Venture Partners to the Board of Directors.
Health Foundation Awards $200,000 Grant to Launch “The Campaign for a Stronger Connecticut: Building Bridges to Better Health”
“The campaign is a new approach in advancing the issue of health equity that has plagued this state for too long.” Bob McKinnon, founder of GALEWiLL Design
Center to Support Immigrant Organizing (CSIO), an intermediary organization that supports individuals and organizations that cultivate immigrant leadership in social change organizing, launched its third Grassroots Leadership Institute on October 16, 2012, in the TSNE first floor conference room. TSNE is CSIO’s fiscal sponsor.
As Murrell-Smith takes her term, Sally Sharp Lehman of Cradles to Crayons will take over as board vice president.
TSNE Chief Executive Officer Jonathan Spack is quoted by Reuters in an article about fiscal sponsorship.