Community Trust Nonprofit Excellence Award Finalist
Congratulations to the New York Peace Institute on being named a finalist in the 10th year of the New York Community Trust Nonprofit Excellence Awards! This award was started by the Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York to recognize "excellence in nonprofit management among nonprofits in the five boroughs, Long Island and Westchester."
Final winners will be announced on December 2nd at the New York Academy of Medicine. The 8:00am-1:30pm event includes a networking breakfast, Best Practices Workshop, and Awards Presentation and reception.
The six finalists are:
Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services: The Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services strengthens families and communities throughout New York City by helping individuals of all background realize their potential and live as independently as possible.
Neighbors Link: Neighbors Link strengthens the whole community through healthy integration of immigrants.
New York Peace Institute: New York Peace Institute empowers people to find creative and durable solutions to their disputes by teaching vital conflict resolution skills to communities and organizations and training and certifying professional mediators.
NYC Outward Bound Schools: NYC Outward Bound Schools effects positive and lasting change in the lives of New York City’s young people and in their public schools using the principles and practices of Outward Bound.
Per Scholas: Per Scholas opens doors to technology careers for individuals from often overlooked communities.
The Children’s Aid Society: The Children’s Aid Society aims to help children living in poverty succeed and thrive by providing comprehensive supports to children and their families in targeted high-needs New York City neighborhoods.