In This Newsletter:

  • NPW Upcoming Events
    • NPW Event Recaps
  • Article of Interest: Westchester Needs to Invest in a More Equitable Workforce
  • Youth Bureau Needs Assessment Surveys
  • Member and Community Events & Resources
  • Funding
  • NPW Member Benefits


March 16, 8:30 - 10:30 AM, Westchester Library System: Risk Management For Nonprofits

March 23, 5:00 - 6:00 PM, Virtual: Leaders Inspiring Leaders



On February 15th, NPW held an Exploratory Meeting for a potential Information Technology Affinity Group. Over a dozen IT professionals discussed the importance of sharing information and best practices to help nonprofits function efficiently and effectively in IT. If you are interested in learning more, please contact the group facilitator Cora Greenberg.

On February 16th, over 80 members of the nonprofit community joined NPW for our Top Legal Issues & Governance Issues For Nonprofits program. Thank you to our presenters, Nancy Durand, Special Counsel at Smith Buss & Jacobs LLP and Maurice Segall, NPW Board Member and Director of NY & Fairfield County Program at Pro Bono Partnership for expertly leading such an informative program. 


Thank you to our Legal & Governance Series Sponsors!


Be sure to register for the next program in NPW's Legal & Governance Series: Risk Management for Nonprofits - The Time is Now! on March 16th.




Westchester Needs to Invest in a More Equitable Workforce, by Laura Rossi



The Westchester County Youth Bureau wants to hear from you - by February 28th! These short surveys will help support important youth programming. They are anonymous and confidential - names and emails will NOT be used.
Please take the surveys today: Youth Survey, Parent Survey




The New York Housing Compact: What Would It Mean For Westchester? - February 23rd 

CURE - Five Towns: One Book: Free, In person events 

Lorraine Hansberry lived at the intersection of art and politics where theater operated as a rehearsal room for her political and intellectual work. Hansberry was deeply involved in the Black freedom struggle during the Cold War and in the early civil rights movement. Learn more here.

WWA New Research Study Reveals Status of Women in Westchester

Westchester Women’s Agenda (WWA) recently released a research study showing that despite gains in several sectors of women's lives, the lack of affordable housing and childcare costs remain perennial issues facing them. The research report, drawing on U.S. Census data and other sources, revealed a mixed picture for how women, especially those of limited means, are faring in Westchester County. Read the report here:

Warner Library - Get the Word Out Program

NYS Nonprofit Unit - Website and Information

The New York State Nonprofit Unit works to strengthen the relationship between all aspects of State Government and the Nonprofit Sector. Visit their website to find helpful nonprofit resources.

Westchester Library System - Managing Your Career in Changing Times: February 28, 6:00 PM

Healthcare Talent Pipeline Program - Spring 2023 Classes

The new Healthcare Talent Pipeline Program (HTPP) funded by Westchester County will train individuals to become a Clinical Medical Assistant or Medical Administrative Assistant. Successful candidates will earn a NYS approved training credential, receive job readiness training and be connected to leading healthcare partners in Westchester County. Complete Information: Training at SWBOCES FlyerTraining at WCC Flyer

Westchester Diverse Abilities Job Fair: February 27

Advocacy Day in Albany: March 8

Nonprofit Westchester is a proud member of the Human Services Council, a coalition of nonprofits that advocates for New York’s human services sector. On March 8 (all day), HSC will hold an Advocacy Day in Albany to advocate for policies that impact the wages of human services workers - and we invite you to attend! 

914Cares 2023 Poverty Symposium: March 9

Westchester Women's Summit: March 10

Apply now for Launch1000 - Complete Information & Application

Good for Girls 2023 Career Expo: March 18

United Way 2023 Nonprofit Summit: April 4, 2023

Please be sure to use NPW's Nonprofit Community Calendar as a resource when planning your event. NPW members: email to get your event listed.

All Member Events

NPW is proud to share these updated resources to support equity, diversity and inclusion in the nonprofit sector and Westchester County.




Impact100 Westchester Boost Grant

Impact100 Westchester announces a new Boost Grant for 2023 with the goal of helping smaller Westchester Nonprofits make a larger Impact in our community. Three $5,000 grants will be awarded. The recipients of the Boost will be announced on May 8 and recognized at the Impact100 Annual Meeting on June 6, 2023. The portal with the simple Boost application opens February 1st, with applications due by February 24, 2023. Impact100 Website.



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