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Our Unsung First Responders

Neighborhood nonprofit organizations serve as both safety nets and trampolines for millions of New Yorkers. They help low-income youth graduate from high school and go on to college, support newly-arrived immigrant families trying to adjust to life in a not-always…

By Patricia Swann (she/her) and Michael Seltzer

April 13, 2020

Advice to Funders in the Covid-19 Era

For people born after November 23, 1963, 9/11 was an emotional and psychological shock unlike any we had experienced. The financial crisis of 2008 and the Great Recession that followed were a shock of a different kind: slower, murkier, more…

By Michael Seltzer

March 18, 2020