Event host: Education and Research Foundation of the BBB of Metro NY
Charity Effectiveness Symposium XII (2018)

You are invited to attend

BBB Charity Effectiveness Symposium XII

Dealing with Disruption
Framing Leadership 
Strategies for the Future

February 27, 2018
8:00 am - Networking and Refreshments
8:30 am - Noon Program

Hosted By
Baruch College - Austin W. Marxe School of Public and International Affairs
55 Lexington Avenue at 24th Street, 14th Floor


Keynote Speaker

Teresa C. Younger
President & CEO
Ms. Foundation for Women


Question Moderator

James Krauskopf
Distinguished Lecturer and Director 
Center for Nonprofit Strategy and Management
Baruch College - Austin W. Marxe School of International and Public Affairs 

Opening Remarks

James G. Sheehan
Chief, Charities Bureau
Office of the New York State Attorney General

Panel Discussions

Framing Leadership Strategies

Doug Bauer
Executive Director
The Clark Foundation

Panel Moderator

Jessica L. Cavagnero
SeaChange Capital Partners

Hilda H. Polanco, CPA, CCSA®, CGMA
Founder and CEO
Fiscal Management Associates

Michelle Yanche
Associate Executive Director for
Government and External Relations
Good Shepherd Services

NextGen Philanthropy

Ronna D. Brown
Philanthropy New York

Panel Moderator

Bianca D. Alston
Program Officer
The New York Women's Foundation
Board Member, Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy

Adina Schwartz
Director of Client Engagement

Gay Young
Vice President of Donor Services
The New York Community Trust


Leadership Discussions

How can nonprofit leaders cope with significant disruptions in our operating environment?  Thought leaders will share insights and viewpoints about what we can do now to press forward with mission-driven action. 

Who Should Attend

This program is especially intended for charity and foundation executives.

$35 per person

Contact Gabriela Taveras, [email protected], 212.358.2829


Generously Sponsored By

Patron Sponsor:  American Express

Major Sponsor:  The New York Community Trust

Benefactor Sponsor:  JMT Consulting Group

Event Supporters

Association of Development Officers

Association of Nonprofit Specialists

Baruch College - Austin W. Marxe School of Public and International Affairs

Center for Nonprofit Leadership at Adelphi University

Center for Nonprofit Leaders at Fordham University

Foundation Center

Human Services Council

The New School - Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy

New York Council of Nonprofits

New York Society of Association Executives 

Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York

Nonprofit Westchester

NYC Department of Youth and Community Development


Philanthropy New York

Staten Island Not-for-Profit Association

Support Center

United Way of New York City

Cancellation Policy: If you register, need to cancel, and wish to request a refund, please notify us in writing by email to [email protected] no later than 5 PM on Thursday, February 22, 2018. We regret that we will not be able to offer refunds after that time, and likewise, cannot re-apply registration fees for this event to other purposes. You may send a substitute attendee in your place if necessary; we ask that you give us advance notice of the change if at all possible, to ensure a smooth event check-in process for your attendee. Thank you!

TicketAdmission to Symposium XII$35.00

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