nonprofits,local leaders & Grt.New Haven business sharing information
Originally posted on new haven speaks:
Over the years, I’ve started many workshops for parents and child care providers with a simple brainstorm activity. I ask, “What are your dreams for your children, or for the children in your child care?” I’ve completed this activity more than twenty times. Every time, the answers are the same: independence, love,…Continue
Added by Jessica Sager on May 30, 2014 at 2:10pm — No Comments
NHPS Board of Education Goes Meta – More Like Illogical
“The Board of Education is looking to create a committee to discuss ... the Board of Education.
The New Haven Independent reports "At the board’s Tuesday night public meeting, members discussed a plan to create a new Governance Committee that would “guide and prioritize the focus…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on May 28, 2014 at 11:46pm — No Comments
People Who Qualify Can Still Sign Up for Medicaid In CT
If you signed up for the Affordable Care coverage (ACA) through the Access Health Exchange or any of the various CT agencies and have not paid your premium, you are NOT covered. Please read the Access Health Update article in the CT Mirror and see the links below to get more relevant health care coverage information. This is important!…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on May 27, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Deputy Director for Development and Programs
Junta for Progressive Action seeks a Deputy Director. The purpose of this role is to support the executive director in the development and implementation of the organization’s strategic plans and policies, and to provide leadership and direction to Junta and other staff. Reporting to the executive director (ED), the Deputy Director will have both internal and external facing responsibilities, ranging from client and…Continue
Added by JUNTA on May 14, 2014 at 11:23am — No Comments
Added by Kelly Hebrank on May 14, 2014 at 10:53am — No Comments
OneWorld Presents: The Education Agenda –
OneWorld’s Middle School Oratory Competition Final
At: Worthington Hooker School, 691 Whitney Ave., New Haven
Support 7th & 8th Grade Student…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on May 14, 2014 at 12:02am — No Comments
A current article in the New Haven Independent says: "Budget Battle Sparks Long-Term Ed Questions"
We agree; we also believe that the voters, parents, and community leaders need to take a closer look at the Education Budget in great detail.
It is important to remember that the Alders and the Mayor work for the voters. It is important that the voters are involved…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on May 12, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments
REDUCING WASTE IN THE HEALTH CARE SYSTEM & REDUCING POTENTIAL HARM
IT IS IMPERATIVE THAT WE, AS HEALTH CARE CONSUMERS, TAKE THE TIME TO LEARN WHAT IS IMPORTANT FOR US TO KNOW ABOUT THE TYPES OF HEALTH CARE TESTS WE GET AND FOR WHAT REASONS. VARIOUS LINKS IN THIS BLOG PROVIDE VALUABLE INFORMATION IN THAT REGARD.
IT IS IMPORTANT THAT PATIENTS…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on May 7, 2014 at 3:09pm — No Comments
MAY 6, 2014 IS AMERICA’S NATIONAL TEACHER APPRECIATION DAY.
TEACHERS HAVE ENORMOUS POWER OVER CHILDREN’S FUTURES
Today OneWorld takes time to salute outstanding educators everywhere. It is important for us –as a society—to recognize that teachers have an impact every day. That impact is critically important whether…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on May 7, 2014 at 12:44pm — No Comments
Good Day To All,
Usually I like to write about the various persons connected within the cemetery and the walk-about with those persons. But for this note today, I would like to discuss the Walk for Autism which took place in Wallingford two weeks ago.
Needless, to say, it was a wonderful time to give to a…Continue
Added by Patricia B. Illingworth on May 4, 2014 at 12:52pm — No Comments
MAY IS WOMEN'S HEALTH AWARENESS & ACTION MONTH. BE EMPOWERED
During the entire month of May OneWorld will bring you a series of health awareness blogs and videos to enhance your knowledge of health issues that might be specific to women. We also want you to know that our web site is filled with beneficial information and resources to help you to navigate the health system. Remember, knowledge is POWER only when we use it. …Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on May 2, 2014 at 1:16am — No Comments
I recently observed a nonprofit's board members panicking over the organization's total annual deficit of $23,000. Members seriously questioned the exec's abilities.
The organization's annual budget: $8 million. The deficit, less than 1% of the annual budget.
Many of the board members have grown old with their organization with some having been members for 25 years, since the founding of the organization (that's likely not the best scenario). The nonprofit started as most do…Continue
Added by Mike Burns on May 1, 2014 at 3:34pm — No Comments