Misinformation, the circulation of misleading and false information, deepened the crisis by delaying authoritative response to the pandemic by weeks, if not months. Read @ Grantmakers in Health
When the WES Mariam Assefa Fund launched last year, we knew our mission of supporting economic mobility for immigrants and refugees—particularly those in low-wage jobs—was vital, and in need of more philanthropic capital. more »
The moral oath America made to those seeking asylum is broken. The daily onslaught of inhumane actions and policy changes targeting immigrants and refugees are not only hostile, but also physically and emotionally taxing. more »
NYC COVID-19 Response & Impact Fund Has Issued Over $110 Million in Emergency Funds to New York City-Based Nonprofits768 critical arts and social service nonprofits across the five buroughs received support to weather onset of pandemic. Read @ The New York Community Trust
Philanthropy New York Signs Letter to Governor Cuomo for Prompt Contracting and Payment of Nonprofits700 nonprofits have signed a letter to Governor Cuomo calling for more attention on the immediate and long-term financial effects of the pandemic on nonprofit contracting and payment. Read and Sign @ New York Council of Nonprofits, Inc.