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What we’re thinking and learning about right now and the news and issues that matter to nonprofits.

Nov 15 2019 | TSNE
With fewer than six months to “Census Day,” April 1, 2020, it’s time for nonprofits to mobilize to make sure our communities get their fair share of resources and representation. Learn more about how the 2020 Census works and will impact your community and... → More
Tags: Census
Nov 15 2019 | TSNE
Karilyn Crockett, PhD, a Lecturer of Public Policy and Urban Planning at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, discusses themes from her new book People before Highways: Boston Activists, Urban Planners, and a New Movement for City Making, a fascinating... → More
Aug 16 2019 | Sandy St. Louis
TSNE welcomed Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley to The Link to discuss her affordable housing platform. Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley discussed her affordable housing agenda on Thursday (August 15, 2019) at The Link in Kendall Square. The Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce hosted the event with a packed crowd of Millennial and Gen Z constituents. → More
Apr 11 2019 | Patrick Cutrona
Census 2020 Kick-OffOn April 1, exactly one year before “Census Day 2020,” nonprofit and community leaders were joined by elected officials at the East Boston branch of the Boston Public Library for a 2020 Census Kick-Off Event. As many people are already turning their attention... → More
Feb 04 2019 | Lori Manzelli
The Massachusetts Census Equity Fund and Massachusetts Voter Table are beginning to engage communities around the 2020 census. → More
Jul 19 2018 | Vu Le and Josh Sattely, Esq.
Fiscal SponsorshipMany critical programs, like Google for Nonprofits, only provide support to 501c3s. As a result, the products and services made available at low or no-cost to nonprofits are not available to thousands of fiscally-sponsored charitable programs. → More
Tags: vu le, tech
Jun 27 2018 | TSNE MissionWorks
CSIO Press ConferenceNew report highlights immigrant perspective on grassroots organizing and the importance of knowing who "has their backs." → More
Apr 23 2018 | Trina Jackson
Hyams MeetingReflections on the release of a new report by The Hyams Foundation Racial Inequities, Policy Solutions: Perceptions of Boston’s Communities of Color on Racism and Race Relations. The report assessed attitudes on race, policies, and quality of life among... → More
Apr 13 2018 | Owen Berson
Kevin Lam, Organizing Director of the Asian American Resource WorkshopKevin Lam, Organizing Director at Asian American Resource Workshop, spoke at the fifth event in the Grassroots Speakers Series. → More
Feb 07 2018 | Maya Zeigler
Anh Vu Sawyer speakingAs a part of the Grassroots Speaker Series, community leader Anh Vu Sawyer spoke in late January at the NonProfit Center in Boston. → More

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