Insights

What we’re thinking and learning about right now, news that matters to nonprofits, and events and happenings in and around TSNE MissionWorks and the NonProfit Center.

Feb 13 2010 | By Elena Letona, Associate Director, National Alliance of Latin American and Caribbean Communities
I’ve been thinking about whether love, mercy and compassion are values worth embracing in today’s political discourse and public policy-making. The question may seem a no-brainer, but when it comes to immigrants and immigration policy, there is so much anger... → More
Categories: Social Justice
Feb 01 2010 | By TSNE
For most nonprofit organizations, the economic downturn that began more than a year ago has made it increasingly difficult to find the funds needed to sustain current staffing levels and operations – and ultimately service. → More
Categories: Fund Development
Dec 01 2009 | by Meave G. O’Marah, Founder and PrincipalThe Owner’s Representative
Key indicators are metrics and ratios that help assess the financial and operational health of your organization.What you measure depends on what your organization does and how it is structured. → More
Categories: Financial Management
Dec 01 2009 | By TSNE
According to the Urban Institute, nonprofit organizations play a critical role in the nation’s economy, accounting for 5 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) of the U.S. economy, 8 percent of wages and salaries, and nearly 10 percent of employment. → More
Categories: Financial Management
Jun 17 2009 | By TSNE
The Diversity and Inclusion Initiative (DII) kicked-off its Conversations with …, a lecture series exploring issues of diversity and inclusion, with a June 17, 2009, address by Dr. Michael Eric Dyson, renowned Georgetown University professor, CNN pundit, a... → More
Mar 01 2009 | By TSNE
In honor of Women’s History month, Michelle Sedaca, development and communications assistant at Casa Myrna Vazquez, interviewed local organizations advocating for women. → More
Categories: Social Justice
Feb 01 2009 | By Tyra Sidberry, Diversity & Inclusion Initiative Director, TSNE MissionWorks. Denise Moorehead contributed to this article.
With the global economic crisis, wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and tense relations between and among countries from Europe to Asia to the Middle East, Barack Obama – the United States’ first African-American president – is front and center on the world stage... → More
Jul 01 2008 | By TSNE MissionWorks
Rebranding Can Help Your Nonprofit Stand Out from the Crowd → More
Jan 01 2008 | By Jonathan Spack, Chief Executive Officer, TSNE MissionWorks
TSNE Executive Director Jonathan Spack was invited by a group of Japanese nonprofit leaders to meet with colleagues there and present at symposia in Osaka and Nagoya in late 2007. Subsequently, he was asked to share his thoughts and perspectives about... → More
Categories: Leadership
Dec 01 2007 | By Jonathan Spack, Executive Director, TSNE MissionWorks
On Monday, November 26, 2007, Wayne Glynn, information systems director at TSNE MissionWorks since 2000, passed away. Wayne, beloved by his fellow staff members, clients and associates, was diagnosed with multiple myeloma in 2006.  He fought the disease... → More
Categories: Social Justice

Pages