In This Newsletter:

  • Assistance with Westchester County Contracts
  • 5th Annual Hudson Valley Affordable Housing Summit - May 12th
  • Upcoming NPW Events
  • Member Events and News
  • Funding
  • Agency Spotlight: The Capa Space

ASSISTANCE WITH WESTCHESTER COUNTY GRANTS

 

An important reminder that Westchester County provides support for Nonprofits developing and/or in contract with the County. For assistance, please email Stephanie Basilan at sed2@westchestergov.com.

5TH ANNUAL HUDSON VALLEY AFFORDABLE HOUSING SUMMIT

 
 

UPCOMING NPW EVENTS

 
 
Register for All NPW Events Here
 

MEMBER EVENTS

 
 

MEMBER NEWS

This new scholarship has much higher income eligibility levels, and may be available to your family even if you’ve never been included before. Flyer PDF.

Westchester residents, small businesses and nonprofits can now turn their energy savings into cash with Sustainable Westchester. GridRewards is an award-winning, free app that tells you when and how to reduce your energy usage. Earn cash payments and reduce your ConEd bill. Download the app by April 30th, and when notified by the app of peak energy times, reduce your electricity use. Learn more on how to sign up, reduce harmful emissions and maximize your savings here or call (914) 242-4725, EXT. 122.

See All Member Events Here
 

FUNDING 

United Way of Westchester and Putnam is now accepting financial requests from local nonprofits to support program or operational efforts. The United Way of Westchester and Putnam Community Impact Fund supports local nonprofits serving the needs of the underprivileged, marginalized, or ALICE (those who are employed but are living paycheck-to-paycheck) populations in Westchester or Putnam Counties. United Way is offering grants between $5,000 and $10,000. 

"The United Way has a long tradition of working with and supporting the nonprofit community. Through this Community Impact grant initiative, we hope to support their ongoing efforts serving the 40% of our neighbors living in poverty or paycheck-to-paycheck,” said Tom Gabriel, President and CEO of UWWP. 

The submission deadline, which includes the application and the required attachments, is 4 PM on May 23, 2022. The application can be found online at www.uwwp.org/community-impact-grant. Questions can be emailed to fbutcher@uwwp.org.

Mother Cabrini Health Foundation provides grants to improve the health and well-being of vulnerable New Yorkers, bolster the health outcomes of diverse communities, eliminate barriers to care, and bridge gaps in health services.

  • Young Children, Pregnant Women, New Moms
  • Low-Income Individuals and Families
  • Youth and Young Adults
  • Older Adults
  • Persons with Special Needs
  • Immigrants and Migrant Workers
  • Veterans
  • Formerly Incarcerated Individuals

Learn More HERE.

Field Hall Foundation is a private foundation whose primary mission is to improve the lives of older adults and their caregivers. See the Grantmaking Guidelines page for instructions. June 3: Deadline for Submitting Letters of Inquiry. End of September: Grants Awarded. Learn More HERE.

 

AGENCY SPOTLIGHT: THE CAPA SPACE

 

Capa, War Photography and Ukraine

War photographs are not subtle. We react to images of injured children, even when we don’t know who they are or where they live. Looking at hurt children moves us because we know that they are the innocents. In WWII, children were caught up as victims in the harsh combat between countries; today in Ukraine children and their parents are the actual targets. On August 6, 1943, in Troina, Sicily, acclaimed war photographer Robert Capa captured a child in distress. Capa, there to document the hard-fought campaign that precipitated Mussolini's fall, caught the impact of war by focusing on the plight of one young girl... Read MORE.

 

 

We are stronger together. 

Become a member or renew today. Join other organizations and businesses dedicated to building a stronger nonprofit sector. Benefit from professional development opportunities, resources, individualized consultation, connections, and collaborations to advance your mission.

Nonprofit Westchester | P.O. Box 176 | Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510. Copyright {Organization_Name} 2022. All rights reserved. Contact email: {Organization_Contact_Email}. You are receiving this email because you opted in at npwestchester.orgUnsubscribe