New York Peace Institute Named Semi-Finalist in New York Community Trust Nonprofit Excellence Awards
Saturday, August 20, 2016
Posted by: Brennan Frazier
Congratulations to the New York Peace Institute on being named semifinalists for the New York Community Trust Excellence Awards!
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"The New York Community Trust Excellence Awards Program, in its 10th year, announced today 11 nonprofit organizations in the city and Westchester that have been chosen as semifinalists for $60,000 in prizes and prestigious scholarships.
The New York Community Trust Excellence Awards, a program created and run by the Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York, is the only Award of its kind recognizing excellence in nonprofit management. The total $60,000 will be awarded to three organizations, with $30,000 going to the Gold Prize winner for Overall Management Excellence, $20,000 to the Silver Prize winner and $10,000 to the Bronze Prize winner for outstanding performance in nonprofit management.
The semifinalists are also in the running to win tuition scholarships for the Columbia Business School Executive Education Programs in Social Enterprise
'This year's semifinalists are an impressive group,' said Ronna Brown, President of Philanthropy New York, the regional association of grantmakers.'This Awards program helps us identify nonprofits engaging in exemplary and essential management practices and share their model with both the nonprofit and grantmaking communities.'
The 11 semifinalists will compete for six final spots, which will be announced on October 11, 2016. The three winning organizations will be announced and honored at the Awards presentation in November 2016."