Mar / 27 / 2015
New Collection of Case Studies on Innovative Nonprofits Nonprofits have long been some of the most innovative organizations in both achieving their mission and running their day-to-day operations. The new book Cases in Innovative Nonprofits, edited by Ram A. Cnaan and Diane Vinokur-Kaplan, features 18 case studies of this creative social entrepreneurship.
Oct / 21 / 2014
TSNE Staff Travel to the Philippines to Support Training Aimed at Employment Opportunities and Human-Rights Conditions for Deaf People As part of a two-year program supported by the U.S. Embassy Manila’s United States Agency for International Development, Discovering Deaf Worlds, along with program specialists Howard Rosenblum, CEO, National Association of the Deaf, and Heather Harker, Director of Programs, TSNE and incoming chair, Gallaudet University Board of Trustees, will travel to the Philippines this October to implement training on the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, governance and government relations.
Jun / 10 / 2014
Compensation and Benefits Report for Nonprofits Now Released Boston, Mass. June 9, 2014 -- TSNE has released findings from Valuing Our Nonprofit Workforce 2014: A Compensation and Benefits Survey of and for Nonprofits in Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Adjoining Communities, providing searchable salary and benefits information for small to midsized nonprofits. TSNE worked with organizations and foundation partners from the region to survey 250 nonprofits on their compensation practices. More than 31,000 people are employed by the 250 nonprofits that completed the survey.
Apr / 28 / 2014
Grants for Nonprofits Aimed at Fighting Poverty in New England Communities Boston, Mass., Monday, April 28, 2014 –TSNE today awarded a series of grants to seven Massachusetts and Rhode Island-based networks to accelerate their commitments toward ending poverty in the region. The grants, made through TSNE’s Inclusion Initiative program, will support the multi-sector networks in building a collaborative community of groups who will target their collective efforts at systemic issues that perpetuate economic inequality in the communities of color where they operate.
Dec / 18 / 2013
The Nonprofit Centers Network joins TSNE, 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 TSNE as it charts a path to becoming an independent organization.
Aug / 5 / 2013
New report from TSNE recommends foundations provide increased support for nonprofit collaboration Boston, Mass., Monday, August 5, 2013 – 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 TSNE’s website:
Feb / 7 / 2013
TSNE heads fiscal sponsorship network, charts path for new membership drive Boston, Mass., Thursday, February 7, 2013 – TSNE 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.
Aug / 14 / 2012
Medical-Legal Partnership | Boston chooses TSNE, Inc. as New Fiscal Sponsor MLP | Boston joins 40 other social change groups as part of TSNE’s nationally recognized fiscal sponsorship program. Boston, Mass., Tuesday, August 14, 2012 -- After 20 successful years being embedded at Boston Medical Center (BMC), Medical-Legal Partnership | Boston ( has joined 40 other social change groups as part of TSNE’s nationally recognized fiscal sponsorship program.
Jan / 1 / 2011
New Compensation Report Provides Hard-to-Find Data for Small to Medium Sized Nonprofits Boston, Mass., December 3, 2010 -- TSNE has released preliminary findings from Valuing Our Nonprofit Workforce 2010: A Compensation Survey of and for Nonprofits in Massachusetts and Adjoining Communities, providing, in many cases, a first glimpse at data on pay for staff at small to medium sized nonprofit organizations in the survey area.