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Request for funding - Federal Youth Development Council

1319 F Street, NW · Suite 402 · Washington, DC 20004 · Phone 202.347.2080 · FAX 202.393.4517 · www.nassembly.org Federal Youth Development Council Background: The Federal Youth Coordination Act (FYCA) was introduced and passed during the 109 th Congress to implement recommendations from the 2003 Whi...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/09collabfycarequest-final.pdf

Federal Youth Coordination Reauthorization Act

Federal Youth Coordination Act of 2008 (H.R. 7004) The Federal Youth Coordination Reauthorization Act of 2008 (H.R. 7004) introduced by Congressman John Yarmuth (D-KY) builds upon the bipartisan Tom Osborne Federal Youth Coordination Act and establishes the White House Office of National Youth Polic...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/1-pagehr7004.doc

Building A Brighter Future

An Essential Agenda for America's Young People. Building a Brighter Future An Essential Agenda for America’s Young People. A World Fit for Kids! Afterschool Alliance After-School All-Stars Alliance for Children & Families American Camp Association American Humanics America’s Promise Alliance Assoc...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/1.6-ncyagenda.pdf

Recommendations for the Reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act

youth, education, family. Recommendations for the Reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act Healthy Youth, Connected Youth, Healthy and Connected Families February 27th, 2010National Collaboration for Youth 2 The National Collaboration for Youth (NCY) a coalition of the National Human Services Asse...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/2010ncy-esea_recommendations.pdf

Social Networking and Blogging Policy

Social Media. social media guidelines. Social Networking & Blogging Policy SAMPLE The following is (your organization's name) social media, blogging and social networking policy. The absence of, or lack of explicit reference to a specific site does not limit the extent of the application of this policy. Where no ...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/501resocialmedia.pdf

What You Don’t Know About Managing Nonprofits - And Why It Matters

What You Don’t Know About Managing Nonprofits – And Why It Matters by Les Silverman and Lynn TalientoWhat You Don’t Know About Managing Nonprofits – And Why It Matters by Les Silverman and Lynn TalientoAsk Bill Novelli, the CEO of AARP, if the complexity of running nonprofit organizations is underappr...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/709993whatyoudontknowaboutmanagingnonprofitsandwhyitmatters.pdf

8 Trends Affecting Associations: CFO Affinity Group Meeting

CFO. 8 Trends Affecting Associations Tuesday, May 25 2010 Chief Financial Officers Affinity Group Meeting Scott Briscoe, CAE Editor-in-Chief, New & Social Media ASAE & The Center for Association Leadership Connecting Great Ideas and Great PeopleTrend #1: Less Reliance on Dues Income. Trend #1: Less RFeloiancc...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/8trendscfoaffinitygroup.pdf

Preparing for the (Aging, Intergenerational) Workforce (AARP)

Step 3 also provides information on programs that can help seniors, and especially seniors with limited incomes, cover costs like groceries, prescriptions, and health care. For example, your employees can use the AARP’s Benefits QuickLINK website and the Public Benefits State Fact sheets to learn ab...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/aarppreparetocare.112008.ppt

aarpsocialmediaguidelines.docx

AARP-Affiliated Social Media Communications. Communicating on a social media platform on behalf of AARP or an AARP-affiliated project:. Be Transparent: Always identify your account as AARP-affiliated or clearly identify your communications as coming from an AARP representative.Be Responsible: Do nothin...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/aarpsocialmediaguidelines.docx

Approved ABA Policy Resolution on Enhancing Access to Services for At-Risk Youth

August 7, 2006 Approved ABA Policy Resolution on Enhancing Access to Services for At-Risk Youth RESOLVED, That the American Bar Association urges federal, state, territorial, tribal, and local governments to assure that adequate and appropriate services are made readily available to atrisk youth and...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/abacoordinatedservicesresolutionfinal.pdf

adcouncilonlineandsocialmediapolicies.docx

AD COUNCIL. These are the official gui. When You Engage. Emerging platforms for online collaboration are fundamentally changing the way we work, offering new ways to engage withIf you participate in social media. Respect proprietary information and content, and confidentiality.. ...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/adcouncilonlineandsocialmediapolicies.docx

Workforce Issues in Nonprofit (American Humanics)

AMERICAN HUMANICS Initiative for Nonprofit Sector Careers Workforce Issues in the Nonprofit SectorGenerational leadership change and diversityBy R. Patrick HalpernMay 2006 AMERICAN HUMANICS Initiative for Nonprofit Sector Careers Workforce Issues in the Nonprofit Sector Generational leadership change and diversi...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/americanhumanicsworkforceliteraturereviewandbibliography4-26-06.pdf

The Art of Getting Attention in the PSA World

This new site launched last month and is very cutting edge—highly interactive and links to the social networking community where we ask people to send our students messages of encouragement and support. When students and parents come to the site, they can click on the videos link at the top of the p...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/art_of_getting_attention1.22.08ii.ppt

Generational Dynamics and the Workplace

Generational Dynamics and the Workplace By Irv Katz, President & CEO, National Human Services Assembly One place where multiple generations are literally “united” is the workplace. They are united in the sense that they function shoulder to shoulder and are often dependent on one another to get thin...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/assemblypdf2.pdf

Best Practices for Inclusive Outreach

Best Practices for Inclusive Outreach Organizations that make their inclusion strategy a priority and share its importance with others attract a loyal base of customers and employees who recognize that they are valued by the organization. Your United Way’s outreach efforts communicate the commitment...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/bestpracticesforinclusiveoutreach.doc

Youth Development (ACA and youth develpoment)

ACA and Youth Development M. Deborah Bialeschki, Ph.D. ACA Marge Scanlin, Ed.D. ACA Michelle Gambone, Ph.D. YDSI Funded by Lilly Endowment Inc ACA Program Improvement Project 2004-2006 Benchmark Study on Supports and Opportunities 80 Camps in 4 regions 7672 Campers Program Improvement Process 23 cam...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/bialeschkipresentation.ppt

bloggingorsocialnetworking.docx

Blogging or Social Networking. ABC Council recognizes that our positive reputation is critical to supporting our mission and realizing our strategic objectives. As such, all employees have an obligation to uphold the council’s image. This duty and obligation encompasses employee Internet postings to both ...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/bloggingorsocialnetworking.docx

Volunteering in 2007(Bureau of Labor Statistics)

The Current Population Survey (CPS) The CPS is a monthly survey of about 60,000 households nationwide. The universe is the civilian noninstitutional population age 16 and over. Data are collected on demographic characteristics, labor force status, earnings, and a number of other topics. Supplements ...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/blswebex6.19.08volunteering_2007.ppt

Bringing the Human Development Voice to the Gun Violence Discussion

Bringing the Human Development Voice to the Gun Violence Discussion: An Open Letter to the Members of the National Human Services Assembly Early Intervention and Community Connections The human development sector has unique expertise to bring to the issue of gun violence—our appreciation of and expe...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/bringinghumandevelopmenttogunviolence.pdf

btgbrief_v3.pdf

National Human Services Assembly 1 Overview of the Bridging the Gap Demonstration To learn the answer, the National Human Services Assembly (NHSA) with generous support from the Ford Foundation, undertook the Bridging the Gap (BTG) demonstration project. BTG tested two related hypotheses. > The HR f...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/btgbrief_v3.pdf

Caring Workplaces: A Catalog for Nonprofit Human Services Organizations

Family Strengthening Policy Center 1 July 2008 An Initiative of the National Human Services Assembly Report No. 3 Family Strengthening Report Policy Center Helping our paid and volunteer staff succeed on the job, at home, and in the community can pay dividends to our nonprofit human services organiz...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/caringworkplacescatalog.pdf

Caring Workplaces, Committed Employees (FSP)

March 2006 March 2006 Introduction Families and communities have changed, but our employment and volunteer management practices have not kept pace. As a result, the nonprofit human services sector is experiencing challenges attracting qualified people for job or volunteer openings and retaining good...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/caringworkplacescommittedemployees.pdf

The Intersection of Old and New, Local and National: Creating a Culture of Innovation

Carol Thompson-Cole, Venture Philanthropy Partners, speech to the National Collaboration for Youth, March 2010. National Assembly’s National Collaboration for Youth Executives Remarks by Carol Thompson Cole March 10, 2010 Title: The Intersection of Old and New, Local and National: Creating a Culture of Innovati...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/carols-remarks-at-the-national-assembly-03-10.pdf

Helping Families Address the Long-Range Effects of Disaster through Case Management

Post-Disaster Case Management Brief Page 1 of 4 Re-establishing Normalcy: Helping Families Address the Long-Range Effects of Disaster through Case Management In the wake Hurricanes Katrina, Rita, and Wilma and the levee failures in New Orleans, the nation is addressing issues of rebuilding on a magn...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/casemanagementbrief.pdf

Commitment to Diversity From the Top (United Way)

By Brian Gallagher, President & CEO -United Way of America United Way’s commitment to diversity begins in the United Way of America boardroom, motivates our national staff, and extends throughout our network of more than 1,300 local United Way organizations that cover the entire country. It’s more t...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/ceo_unitedway_2006.pdf

Health Care Reform: What You Need to Know (National Health Council)

Health Care Reform. Health Care Reform: What You Need to KnowMarc BoutinExecutive Vice President & Chief Operating OfficerMay 2010Campaign to Put Patients FirstGOAL: Engage individuals in a nationwide effort to create and implement a modern health care system, based on 5 Principles for Putting Patients F...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/cfomeeting-boutin-may2010.pdf

Health Care Reform: What You Need to Know, Marc Boutin, National Health Council

Health Care Reform: What You Need to KnowMarc BoutinExecutive Vice President & Chief Operating OfficerOctober 2010Timeline for Implementation. Details Have Been Released on Some of ACA’s Requirements for Employers Exchanges Begin OperationsEmployer PenaltiesAnnual Reporting Requirement* Red Flags Indicate New Informa...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/chief_financial_officer_10.25_meeting-boutin.pdf

The CIS Model of Integrated Student Services

The CIS Model of Integrated Student ServicesMajor Findings from CIS National EvaluationNational Assembly WebinarJuly 30, 20082The CIS National EvaluationPositive school-level outcomes with proven success in•Decreasing dropout rates and increasing graduation rates•Improving student performance on ach...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/cisjulywebinarpresentation.pdf

Code of Ethics (National Assembly of Health & Human Service Organizations)

National Assembly of Health & Human Service Organizations Code of Ethics Adopted: June 15, 2004 I. Introduction The National Assembly recognizes that as an association it is accountable to its members and as a nonprofit organization it is accountable to the government and the public as well. It must...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/codeofethics.pdf

Nonprofit Board Performance

Lower Universal Template US. version 1.1. National Assembly ELI: Dynamic Nonprofit Board NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS BACKGROUND ON BOARD GOVERNANCE MATERIALS CONTENTS BUILDING EFFECTIVE BOARDS OFTEN ARISES AS A KEY CLIENT CONCERN IN RESPONSE, WE LAUNCHED A RESEARCH PROJECT FOCUSED ON ...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/dynamic_nonprofit_board.ppt

Earned Revenue as a Strategy for Diversifying Income PowerPoint

The National Assembly Earned Revenue as a strategy for diversifying income National Center on Nonprofit Enterprise Earned Revenues What earned income is. Why pursue Earned Revenues as a strategy. Conditions of success. Taking the right steps. The Nonprofit Entrepreneur Earned Revenues: terminology S...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/earnedrevenuestrategy-ncne.ppt

"Federal Government Should Invest in People First" (Budget cuts editorial)

Federal Government Should Invest in People First An Editorial by President & CEO Irv Katz November 2005 Media have reported on proposed cuts in food stamps, foster care, student loans, health care and other “people” programs to help offset the costs of rebuilding storm-ravaged areas which, in turn, ...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/editorialonbudgetcuts.pdf

Striking a New Balance –Effective Collaboration within Federated Organizations

Striking a New Balance – Effective Collaboration within National Organizations NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS November 8, 2002 Leadership Retreat1 CONTENTS • Review range of organizational models • Results of survey • Perspectives on surveys and organizational design li...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/effective_collaboration.pdf

Helping Eligible Employees and Clients Access EITC

Don't let your employees or clients miss out on important federal tax benefits that may be worth more than $4200! The National Assembly's Family Strengthening Policy Center (FSPC) with support from the Annie E. Casey Foundation, brings you this Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Tool Kit.. Earned Income Tax Credit:...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/eitctoolkitprintversion.pdf

feedingamericasocialmediapolicy.docx

SOCIAL MEDIA POLICY. Policy #. 4.12. Page:. 1 o. Date:. 10-11-10. Revision Date:. Full Legal Review. Policy Statement. Feeding America believes social media is a valuable tool and continues to advocate the responsible involvement of all Feeding America employees in this space. While we encourage this online collaborat...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/feedingamericasocialmediapolicy.docx

Form 990 Update; Lessons Learned (CFO Affinity Group)

Form 990 Lessons Learned. Form 990 Update; Lessons Learned (so far) National Health Council and National Human Services Assembly CFO Affinity Group D. Greg Goller Area Practice Leader Exempt Organizations Tax Practice KPMG LLP; Washington, DC greggoller@kpmg.com May 25, 2010ANY TAX ADVICE IN THIS CO...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/form990update-may25-2010.pdf

Forming & Sustaining Statewide Juvenile Justice Collaborations: A Practical Guide

Forming & Sustaining Statewide Juvenile Justice Collaborations: National Assembly of Health and Human Service Organizations/National Collaboration for Youth 1319 F Street NW, Suite 601 Washington, DC 20004 Center for the Study of Youth Policy School of Social Work University of Pennsylvania 4200 Pin...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/formingandsustainingstatewidejuvenilejusticecollaborationsapracticalguide.pdf

Insight and Ideas for Nonprofit Governance

6 T Board Member® T BoardSource T November/December 2006 T T G U E S T S P E A K E R T Diversity in Action DEBORAH W. FOSTER Executive Vice President United Way of America Alexandria, VA When a diverse group of religious and community leaders came together in 1887 to create an organization where peo...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/fosterboardsourcearticle.pdf

Response to the 2004 Volunteer Management Capacity Study

A unified national response to the 2004 Volunteer Management Capacity Study. This report provides the first substantive information about how nonprofits and congregational social service outreach programs are equipped to manage and support their volunteer resources.. ResearchAction A unified national response to the ...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/from_research_to_action_november_28_2004.pdf

Family Strengthening Peer Network Mission Statement

Family Strengthening Peer Network A coalition of national nonprofit agencies committed to helping individuals, families and communities thrive. The Family Strengthening Peer Network (FSPN) an initiative of the National Human Services Assembly Family Strengthening Policy Center, funded through the ge...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/fspnstatement-7.20.08.doc

Family Strengthening Writ Large: On Becoming a Nation that Promotes Strong Families and Successful Youth

Family Strengthening Policy Center 1 December 2007 An Initiative of the National Human Services Assembly Policy Brief No. 24 Policy Brief Family Strengthening Policy Center Culture and systemic change are paramount to achieving significant and long-lasting gains in child and youth wellbeing. Such ch...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/fsppolicybrief24on3_12.pdf

FY11 CR Reductions Compared to FY10 Enacted

FY 2011 CR Reductions Compared to FY 2010 Enacted FY10 Enacted (in millions) Agriculture Rental Assistance Program -24 WIC -504 Commerce, Justice, Science Weed and Seed Program Fund -20 Juvenile Justice Programs -148 Payment to the Legal Services Corporation -15 Homeland Security FEMA Emergency Food...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/fy11 compared to fy10 enacted.pdf

FY11 CR Reductions Compared to FY10 Enacted

FY 2011 CR Reductions Compared to FY 2010 Enacted FY10 Enacted (in millions) Agriculture Rental Assistance Program -24 WIC -504 Commerce, Justice, Science Weed and Seed Program Fund -20 Juvenile Justice Programs -148 Payment to the Legal Services Corporation -15 Homeland Security FEMA Emergency Food...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/fy11comparedtofy10enacted.pdf

Federal Youth Coordination Act (H.R. 4703)

Federal Youth Coordination Act (H.R. 4703) Background: The White House Task Force for Disadvantaged Youth was directed by President Bush to assess federal youth policy and develop recommendations to strengthen the federal response to the needs of children and youth, with a focus on coordination and ...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/fycafactsheet.doc

girlsincsocialmediastatement.docx

Girls, Inc. Social Media Statement. Public Positions and Opinions . The reputation of Girls Inc. as an impartial and objective advocate for girls and their communities through programs and advocacy that empower girls to reach their full potential, and understand, value, and assert their rights is crucial. All public ...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/girlsincsocialmediastatement.docx

The Ropes of Succession Planning, John H. Graham, IB, ASAE

The Ropes of Succession Planning”Chief Financial Officers Affinity Group MeetingOctober 25, 2010John H. Graham IV, CAEPresident & CEO, ASAEReplacement PlanningSuccession PlanningBoard Succession Planning. Replacement PlanningReplacement planning is the process of identifying individuals within an organiz...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/graham_10-25-10_presentation_cfo_affinity_grp_mtg.pdf

Helping Young People Succeed

Strengthening and Sustaining Relationships Between Schools and Youth Development Organizations; A Conversation sponsored by the National Collaboration for Youth, the Coalition for Community Schools, and the Institute for Educational Leadership.. Helping Young People Succeed Strengthening and Sus...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/helpingyoungpeoplesucceed.pdf

Leadership Deficit in the Nonprofit Sector (Alliance for Children and Families)

STEP # 7 - The Cost of Succession Planning & Leadership Transition Establishing a Viable Leadership Succession Plan Leadership Training & Development Interim Leader Expenses Search & Selection Process Human: Morale, Momentum, Slack * Discourse and Communication Development of CFO and CEO portals and...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/howard.ppt

Human Rights as a Catalyst for Juvenile Justice Reform

Human Rights as a Catalyst for Juvenile Justice Reform Policy Brief No. 3, December 2006 Introduction “Where, after all, do universal human rights begin? In small places, close to home… -Eleanor Roosevelt Recently, there has been increased attention paid to the role of international law and norms in...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/humanrightsbrief.pdf

Guide for Advocates and Service Providers (Undocumented Immigrant Youth)

Undocumented Immigrant Youth: Guide for Advocates and Service Providers Policy Brief No. 2, November 2006 Introduction Hundreds of thousands of youth (under age 18) attempt to enter the U.S. every year. Some come with their families, others alone, either of their own will seeking jobs, protection an...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/immigrationbrief.pdf

Implications of the New Corporate Accountability for Nonprofits

Implications of the New Corporate Accountability for Nonprofits Larry Ladd larry.ladd@gt.com 617-848-4801 November 15, 2003 Executive Leadership Institute2 A New Era of Accountability and Scrutiny Scandals at major corporations and accounting firms. 3 A New Era of Accountability and Scrutiny The Not...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/implications.pdf

The Looming Crisis (in public funding of human services)

The Looming Crisis: How Do We Act? An Editorial by National Assembly CEO Irv Katz Is there a crisis looming in our field? There are arguably at least two issues of very serious concern or crisis, depending on your perspective: increased regulation of nonprofit organizations and the likelihood of dec...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/irveditorial_theloomingcrisis.pdf

Welcome to Our World: Bridging Youth Development Research in Nonprofit and Academic Communities

Journal of Research on Adolescence. Welcome to Our World: Bridging Youth Development Research in Nonprofit and Academic Communities M. Deborah Bialeschki American Camp Association Michael Conn Girl Scout Research Institute This commentary discusses the emergence of youth development research and evaluation in ...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/jra_2011_article_db-mc.pdf

Addressing the Unmet Educational Needs of Children and Youth in the Juvenile Justice and Child Welfare Systems

Addressing the Unmet Educational Needs of Children and Youth in the Juvenile Justice and Child Welfare Systems. Juvenile Justice Education Children Youth Welfare. Addressing the Unmet Educational Needs of Children and Youth in the Juvenile Justice and Child Welfare Systems 1 Addressing the Unmet Educational Need...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/juvenilejusticeeducationpaper.pdf

Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act of 2009 (Generations United)

Fact Sheet. Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act of 2009 . Introduction National service for all ages is growing in this country, and with this expansion comes new opportunities for intergenerational volunteering. In April 2009, the Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act (Serve America Act) authorized the greatest ...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/kennedy_serve_america_act_fact_sheet.pdf

Knowledge Management Comes to Philanthropy

http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/kmnonprofits.pdf

Marshaling Evidence for Persuasive Advocacy

Making the Case: Marshaling Evidence for Persuasive Advocacy Presentation for the National Assembly of Health and Human Service Organizations September 9, 2004 To Persuade Policy Makers, demonstrate one or more: The service is effective in meeting need. There is unmet need. There is a cost for faili...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/makingthecase.ppt

Managing in Tough Times -Survey Themes

Managing in Tough Times: Survey Themes 2008 Contact: Katie Smith Milway (617) 572-2613. Boston 535 Boylston St. 10th Floor Boston, MA 02116 P 617 572-2833 F 617 572-2834 New York 3 Times Sq. 25th Floor New York, NY 10036 P 646 562-8900 F 646 562-8901 San Francisco 465 California St. 11th Floor San Francisco, CA ...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/managingintoughtimessurveythemes2008pdf.pdf

Managing in Tough Times - 7 steps

Managing in Tough Times: 7 Steps By The Bridgespan Group. Boston 535 Boylston St. 10th Floor Boston, MA 02116 P 617 572-2833 F 617 572-2834 New York 3 Times Sq. 25th Floor New York, NY 10036 P 646 562-8900 F 646 562-8901 San Francisco 465 California St. 11th Floor San Francisco, CA 94104 P 415 627-1100 F 41...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/managingintoughtimes_7steps.pdf

Knowledge Management

Working Draft Executive Leadership Institute: Knowledge Management Discussion Marla Capozzi, McKinsey & Company November 12, 2005 CONFIDENTIAL This report is solely for the use of client personnel. No part of it may be circulated, quoted, or reproduced for distribution outside the client organizatio...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/mckinsey_knowledge_management_nov2005.pdf

Multigenerational Planning for Children, Families and Child Care

Multigenerational Planning. children, child care, families. PLANNING FOR FAMILIES, CHILDREN AND CHILD CAREKristen Anderson, Ph.D.APA Conference 2010, New OrleansMULTI-GENERATIONAL PLANNINGMulti-generational planning means…Communities for allof us, offeringRange of choices (housing, transportation, etc. to fit re...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/multigenplanningforfamilieschildrenandchildcare.pdf

Recommendations for the Reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act

Recommendations for the Reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act Healthy Youth, Connected Youth, Healthy and Connected Families October 20th, 2008INTRODUCTION The National Collaboration for Youth (NCY) an affinity organization of the National Human Services Assembly, brings together almost 50 na...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/nationalcollabrecs-2008finalpdf.pdf

A Shared Vision for Youth: Common Outcomes and Indicators

Positive youth development. youth, school, community, outcomes. A Shared Vision for Youth Common Outcomes and Indicators NCYoutcomes.indd 1 9/11/12 7:31 AM. 2 Developed by the Forum for Youth Investment with the National Collaboration for Youth Research Group While there are many variations in what NCY mem...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/ncycommonoutcomes.pdf

Economic Recovery Package Comparison

Sheet3 Sheet2 Sheet1 House Floor Senate Floor None 4.7 billion Conference Report HOME Investment Partnerships Program: $2.25 billion 13.9 billion $15.6 billion $1 billion 20 billion, including $14 billion for K-12 and $6 billion for higher education 39 billion 79 billion 490 million 50 million $70 m...
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American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Comparison Chart

Sheet3 Sheet2 Sheet1 House Floor Senate Floor None Conference Report HOME Investment Partnerships Program: $2.25 billion 13.9 billion $15.6 billion $1 billion 20 billion, including $14 billion for K-12 and $6 billion for higher education 39 billion 79 billion 490 million 50 million $70 million $66 m...
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American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Comparison Chart

Sheet3 Sheet2 Sheet1 Education for the 21st Century Save Public Sector Jobs and Protect Vital Services Early Childhood Development Housing Crisis Alleviating Hunger 6 billion for higher education modernization. Education Technology: $1 billion for 21st century classrooms, including computer and scie...
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Dealing with a New Market Place: Managing Mortgage Defaults in an Age of Risk-based Pricing

NeighborWorks®AmericaNational Human Services AssemblyPresentation on Responses to the Foreclosure CrisisOctober 29, 2008Foreclosure Crisis: Where We AreEarly 2000’s:Rapid increase in homeownership–Unprecedented appreciation in home valuesNow:Over 2.8 million loans are “in-foreclosure” as of June ’08 (MBA)Nearly 500,000...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/neighborworksforeclosurecrisispresentation10.29.08.pdf

A New Era of Responsibility -Renewing America's Promise (President Message)

A A New Era of Responsibility Renewing America’s Promise Of f i c e o f M a n a g e m e n t a n d B u d g e t w w w . b u d g e t . g o vTable of Contents President’s Message .1 Inheriting a Legacy of Misplaced Priorities .5 Jumpstarting the Economy and Investing for the Future .17 Conclusion .43 Depa...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/newerabookfinal02-24-09.pdf

Nonprofit Economic Models, Richard Brewster, National Center for Nonprofit Enterprise

Nonprofit Economic Models?Richard Brewsterrichard@nationalcne.org. Nonprofit Economic Models?Definitions:The economic logic that sustains an enterprise”How the nonprofit is funded-What the organization does and how it funds its work-Holistic approach: mission and vision; the work; how the work is done; how the work ...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/nhccfoseconomicmodels102510.pdf

Keeping Kids on Track in the Middle School Years

Youth Development. 1 There is a tale of villagers witnessing, river. And then another baby and another mobilized to intercept the babies as they flowed downstream and saw to it that they were cared for and that arrangements were made for each child’s long-term care. This was a round-the- village. Then one day, one ...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/nhsaadultcompbrief.pdf

A Balenced Approach

A BALANCED APPROACH The National Human Services Assembly urges a balanced approach to deficit reduction that does not include further cuts to non-defense discretionary (NDD) programs, which have already done their part to reduce the deficit. NDD programs are not the reason behind our growing debt. I...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/nhsa_hillleavebehind.pdf

National Human Services Assembly Overview

Primary Services. policy; best practices; business support;. A coalition of leading national nonprofit agencies committed to helping individuals, families and communities thrive. 1101 14th Street, NW • Suite 600 • Washington, D.C. 20005 • Phone 202.347.2080 • Fax 202.393.4517 • www.nassembly.org America's Chil...
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Who is Care2?

Care2, Inc. p. * The 2.0 Nonprofit Making Your Voice Heard The 2.0 Nonprofit Making Your Voice Heard © Care2, Inc. p. * What is Care2 (and who am I) Online advocacy – lessons learned from 200-300 campaigns per year Getting the most out of online advocacy Measuring your impact © Care2, Inc. p. * What...
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Adapting Leading Talent Management Practices to the Nonprofit Sector

Adapting Leading Talent Management Practices to the Nonprofit Sector: Challenges, ideas and opportunities as highlighted at the National Human Services Assembly in March 2010. Adapting Leading Talent Management Practices to the Nonprofit Sector Challenges, ideas and opportunities as highlighted at th...
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Reforming the Regulation of Student Internships, Economic Policy Institute

Student Internships. Economic Policy Institute • april 5, 2010 • Re vised april 9 • policy memorandum #160 Policy Memorandum Economic Policy Institute • 1333 H Stree t, NW • Suite 300, East Towe r • Washington, DC 20005 • 202.775.8810 • www .ep i.org Despite internships’ importance to the labor ...
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Introducing Millennials as Social Citizens presentation

Hi, I’m Kari & I’m a Millennial Quick intro: The Case Foundation Jean and Steve Case established the Case Foundation in 1997 to reflect their family’s commitment to find lasting solutions to complex social challenges. Our purpose is to expand giving, promote everyday philanthropy, deepen civic engag...
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America Speaks Our Budget, Our Economy Preliminary Report

1 Preliminary Report National Town Meeting June 26, 2010 www.usabudgetdiscussion.org More than 3500 people gathered on June 26th across nineteen cities and 40 volunteer-organized community conversations around the United States to find common ground on tough choices about our federal budget. The nat...
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Performance Management Presentation (National Assembly ELI)

National Assembly ELI: Performance Management Presentation document November 14, 2003 NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS1 BACKGROUND TO PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT MATERIALS The following materials were prepared by McKinsey & Company to facilitate a session on performance management for the National...
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READY BY 21 Action Campaign

American Dream: All Youth Ready; Every Family and Community Supportive; Each Makes a Difference Fragmented Efforts We Advocate for the Use of a Big Picture Approach Take Aim Take Stock Take Action Make Progress We Provide Basic “Conceptual” Tools Such as those in the Workbook We Provide Training and...
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National Collaboration for Youth Announces Federal Children and Youth Policy Agenda

Press Release. February 14, 2011 NATIONAL COLLABORATION FOR YOUTH ANNOUNCES FEDERAL CHILDREN & YOUTH POLICY AGENDA FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Jon Terry (202/558-6582, jon.terry@capitolyouth.com) The National Collaboration for Youth (NCY) a coalition of over 45 national youth-serving organizations, today releas...
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The Potential Impact of the Sequester on Selected Youth, Family, Aging and Disability Programs

The Potential Impact of the Sequester on Selected Youth, Family, Aging and Disability Programs Page 1 of 6 FY 2008FY 2009FY 2010FY 2011FY 2012Percentage to be Sequestered2Amount to be Sequestered (based on FY 2012 amounts, in thousands)Cumulative Change, 2008-2012 Appropriated AmountsCumulative Chan...
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potentialimpactofthesequesteronselectedyouthfamilyaginganddisabilityprograms.xlsx

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President-Elect Obama's Views on Children and Youth Issues

Issues Plans Early Childhood Education Invest in Zero to Five A) Will provide critical supports to young children and their parents by investing $10 billion per year. Create Early Learning Challenge Grants to stimulate and help fund state “zero to five” efforts. Will provide funding to enable states...
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Prevalence And Perceptions Of Client Consumer Board Participation

informing change PREVALENCE AND PERCEPTIONS OF CLIENT/CONSUMER BOARD PARTICIPATION A Report Prepared for The National Assembly of National Voluntary Health and Social Welfare Organizations September 1999 BTW Consultants, Inc. 2560 9th Street, Suite 217 Berkeley, CA 94710 Voice: 510.665.6100 Fax: 510.665.6t29...
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promisingpractices.docx

NATIONAL HUMAN SERVICE. Promising Practices in Nonprofit Governance: A Checklist. Cutting-edge” governance today is efficient, focused and collegial. This checklist is the result of effective practices shared by presenters from the National Center for Nonprofit Boards (now, BoardSource) National Associatio...
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Promising Practices in Nonprofit Governance

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Rating the Raters; An assessment of Organizations and Publications That Rate/Rank Charitable Nonprofit Organizations

An Assessment of Organizations and Publications That Rate/Rank Charitable Nonprofit Organizations This report was developed for the benefit of donors and charitable nonpro f i t o rganizations by a joint task force of: Raters RatingtheRatersThe National Council of Nonprofit Associations advances the vital role and ...
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The next generation of nonprofit sector leadership (Recruiting and Retaining)

The Next Generation of Nonprofit Sector Leadership RECRUITING AND RETAINING a study of the (missed) connections among nonprofit organizations, college seniors, and offices of career servicesSHELLY CRYER January 2004 This research initiative was made possible through a grant to NYU’s Wagner Graduate School of Publi...
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How the internet has changed Volunteering

number> Who are they? User Research Study Profile Overwhelmingly female (84% women, 16% men) Highly educated (57% have at least a college degree) and of the 39% who do not have a degree, half are under age 18 Young (50% are under age 30, 32% are 40+ Diverse (58% are Caucasian, 11% are African Americ...
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Building Bridges to Benefit Youth

The nearly 100,000 youth who leave correctional facilities every year2 may “become lost in a tangle of bureaucratic agencies that too often share only limited information with each other, resulting in fragmented assistance.3 Service Coordination Strengthens Youth Reentry Policy Brief No. 1, May 2006...
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Reinventing, Re-imagining Voluntarism and the Voluntary Sector

Reinventing, Re-imagining Voluntarism and the Voluntary Sector (Published in The Nonprofit Times, June 1, 2008) By Irv Katz, President & CEO National Human Services Assembly Volunteering and the voluntary sector have begun to diverge on some levels and that may well be a good thing. Voluntarism, a t...
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A Unified National Reponses to the 2004 Volunteer Management Capacity Study (From Research to Action)

ResearchAction A unified national response to the 2004 Volunteer Management Capacity Study October 2004 This report was made possible by a grant from The UPS FoundationThis document is the culmination of significant stakeholder dialogue and discussion. Following the release of the first briefing report in February 20...
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Can We Achieve Both? (Strengthening Families and Reducing Poverty)

Case for Change to Community Impact Introduction to Community Impact United Way System United Way has 100 year history of improving lives 1,297 local United Ways in the United States Thousands of affiliates worldwide United Way volunteers and partners work in 46 countries United Way in the U.S. rais...
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The Impact of Youth Development Programs On Student Academic Achievement

1 School districts and municipalities throughout the U.S. are under intense pressure to reform schools, raise graduation rates, and better prepare American youth for a workforce that must compete globally. Improving America’s educational system so that all students have access to a quality education...
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senateworkplaceflexibiltyrecommendations.docx

National Human Services Assembly Recommendations. U.S. Senate Workplace Flexibility Study Group. The. The information that follows is located within the. Recommendations:. The core of flexibility, according to the Families and Work Institute, is “policies and practices that give employeesAlthough flexible workpla...
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Poverty in America Campaign (Economic)

National Human Service Leaders Summit Poverty in America 36.5 million Americans live in poverty, including 12.8 million children (not statistically different than 2005) 12.3 % of the U.S. population, down from 12.6% for the first time this decade Small improvements were seen in the rate of seniors a...
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Social Media: Policy and Guidelines

Social Media. social media guidelines. United Way Social Media: Policy and Guidelines Online media is a great way to keep up with current events and share the many exciting things happening at United Way. Staff are invited and encouraged to fully utilize social media to discuss United Way and promote your work. B...
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Social Media for Nonprofits: Leveraging the Opportunities and Avoiding the Legal Pitfalls

Social Media for Nonprofits:Leveraging the Opportunities and Avoiding the Legal PitfallsMay 24, 2011Presented ByJames Gatto, Partner and Leader of theSocial Media, Entertainment and Technology TeamOverviewWho is Using Social Media?Social Media LandscapeApplicationsTechnologiesBusiness ModelsHow A...
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Something To Say "Yes" To! (Careers in Youth Development)

There are unlimited careers "to say yes to" in the youth development field. Whether your interest is social work, psychology, human service administration, business, ministry} education, recreation, juvenile justice or health, there may be a job for you.. 9 SOMETHING To SAY "YES" To! £ l S P Youth £ , The...
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Is There Common Ground?-An Exploratory Study of the Interests and Needs of Community-Based and Faith-Based Youth Workers

Is There Common Ground? An Exploratory Study of the Interests and Needs of Community-Based and Faith-Based Youth Workers Pam Garza and Stephanie Artman (National Collaboration for Youth) Eugene C. Roehlkepartain (Search Institute) Barry A. Garst and M. Deborah Bialeschki (American Camp Association) ...
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A framework for the 2nd 85 years: Strategic plan 2007-2010 ( National 2.0 Academy)

NHSA Strategic Plan: Draft Date: 4/16/07 Page 2 of 19 National Assembly 2.0 From the timeline on the cover of this strategic plan, it is clear that the Assembly has been around, in various forms, since the 1920s. Why a new version, a new “release” at this point? Well, first, it is not entirely new: ...
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The 2008 Online Fundraising Survival Guide

12 Winning Strategies. 1.888.284.7978 | fundraising123@networkforgood.org | www.networkforgood.org/npo © 2008 Network for Good | Some rights reserved. The 2008 Online Fundraising Survival Guide 12 Winning Strategies to Survive & Thrive in a Down Economy This document has been optimized for reading...
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Swimming in a Fishbowl: Holding your agency accountable for its work

Now the principle distinction here is between ends and means. Results and Indicators are about ends. And performance measures tell us whether the particular programmatic means we’ve chosen to get there is working properly. Does that make sense. What we see as we look at the work around the country i...
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The New Community Collaboration Manual

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Mobilizing the Human Spirit

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Through a New Lens: Toward a Fundamental Reframing of ‘‘the Client’’

Turning Crisis into Opportunity for Systems Change in Human Services. National Human Services Assembly Page 1 of 7 Through a New Lens: Toward a Fundamental Reframing of ‘the Client’ Turning Crisis into Opportunity for Systems Change in Human Services As we write this in July 2009, the United States is in the midst of t...
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A Policy Agenda for America's Children

Toward a Brighter Future: An Essential Agenda for America’s Young People. Afterschool Alliance Alliance for Children and Families American Camp Association American Humanics America’s Promise Alliance Association of Jewish Family & Children’s Agencies Association of Junior Leagues International, In...
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Truth Squad on Domestic Investment: An Appeal

Truth Squad on Domestic Investment: An Appeal An Editorial Irv Katz, President, National Human Services Assembly How many sign-on letters—opposing this proposed cut or that one—has your organization been asked to lend its name to in the past two weeks? How many shrill appeals have you received to op...
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Two New Studies In Youth Mentoring

Pygmalion in the mentoring program: Peer mentors with the most positive views of youth are the most helpful to vulnerable mentees. Mentoring and Youth Relational Profiles 1 (in press) Applied Developmental Science Pygmalion in the program: The role of teenage peer mentors’ attitudes in shaping their mentees’ outcomes...
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Two New Studies In Youth Mentoring

Pygmalion in the mentoring program: Peer mentors with the most positive views of youth are the most helpful to vulnerable mentees. Mentoring and Youth Relational Profiles 1 (in press) Applied Developmental Science Pygmalion in the program: The role of teenage peer mentors’ attitudes in shaping their mentees’ outcomes...
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Is Technology The Silver Bullet? (United Way)

The Best of Core Operations From CRM to Analytics: Integrating and Supporting Your Global IT Infrastructure in the Cloud”The 2.0 Nonprofit Wednesday, June 4, 2008 Washington, DCThere is always an easy solution to every human problem -neat, plausible, and wrong. H.L. Mencken Is Technology The Silver Bullet?...
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Transforming Commitment into Action (United Way)

United Way Strategic Alliances & Inclusion Transforming Commitment into Action Page 1 of 5 Transforming Commitment into Action: The Business Rationale for Diversity and Inclusion Management in the United Way System di·ver·si·ty (d -vûr s -t , d - n. the quality of being different or unique at the in...
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A National Campaign to Recruit, Prepare, and Retain a Skilled and Diverse Next-Generation of Nonprofit Sector Leadership (Nonprofit Workforce Coalition )

Nonprofit Workforce Coalition A National Campaign to Recruit, Prepare, and Retain a Skilled and Diverse Next-Generation of Nonprofit Sector Leadership www.humanics.org/coalition Action Without Borders/Idealist.org African American Nonprofit Network Alliance for Nonprofit Management America’s Second ...
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Nonprofit Leaders’ Roundtable on the Economic Crisis

Weathering the Perfect Storm: Nonprofit Leaders’ Roundtable on the Economic Crisis February 18th, 2009 Washington, DC Highlights and Outcomes Background and Context The purpose of this roundtable was to bring together a cross-disciplinary group of executive leadership of NHSA member organizations – ...
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Impact of Economic Crisis on State Education and School District Budgets

Weather the Perfect Storm RoundtableFebruary 18, 2009. 2Discussion Outline•What in heaven‟s name is going on in the world?How on earth do we deal with it?Seven Strategies for weathering the storm•Brief case study: CIS Network•Is there any silver lining?3What in heaven’s name is going on in the world?De...
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Internship Programs Under The Fair Labor Standards Act, US Department of Labor

U.S. Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division (April 2010) Fact Sheet #71: Internship Programs Under The Fair Labor Standards Act This fact sheet provides general information to help determine whether interns must be paid the minimum wage and overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act for the ser...
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Engaging Young People in Juvenile Justice Reform

Building Bridges to Benefit Youth A series of policy briefs produced by: Engaging Young People in Juvenile Justice Reform Policy Brief No. 4, May 2007 Introduction Youth are the population most directly affected by the juvenile justice system and yet all too frequently those who aim to improve the s...
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Youth Policy Action Center Tools and Techniques for Collaboration on Advocacy

Youth Policy Action Center Tools and Techniques for Collaboration on Advocacy September 9, 2005 David B Smith Founder and Executive Director, Mobilizing America’s Youth Executive Committee Vice-Chair, Youth Policy Action Center The Need The Need The Potential from Working Together Our Solution Creat...
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Going to Work with a Criminal Record: Lessons from the Fathers at Work Initiative

Based on the experience of organizations taking part in the Fathers at Work initiative, Going to Work with a Criminal Record offers fundamental lessons on connecting people with criminal records to appropriate jobs and employers, as well as tools to organize these efforts.. A P u b l i c a t i o n o...
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I S S U E 7 M A Y 2 0 0 9 In Brief Job Training That Works: Findings from the Sectoral Employment Impact Study By Sheila Maguire, Joshua Freely, Carol Clymer and Maureen Conway* Introduction In today’s knowledge-based economy, where low skills generally equal low pay, many disadvantaged people face ...
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Amy Arbreton with Molly Bradshaw, Jessica Sheldon and Sarah Pepper Making Every Day Count: Boys & Girls Clubs’ Role in Promoting Positive Outcomes for TeensMaking Every Day Count: Boys & Girls Clubs’ Role in Promoting Positive Outcomes for Teens Board of Directors Matthew T. McGuire, Chair Vice President ...
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Amy Arbreton with Molly Bradshaw, Jessica Sheldon and Sarah Pepper Making Every Day Count: Boys & Girls Clubs’ Role in Promoting Positive Outcomes for Teens Executive SummaryMaking Every Day Count: Boys & Girls Clubs’ Role in Promoting Positive Outcomes for Teens c Making Every Day Count: Boys & Gi...
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Growing What Works Lessons Learned from Pennsylvania’s Nurse-Family Partnership Initiative Jennifer Collins Stavrakos and Geri Summerville with Laura E. JohnsonJennifer Collins Stavrakos and Geri Summerville with Laura E. Johnson Growing What Works Lessons Learned from Pennsylvania’s Nurse-Family Partnership Initiative...
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Investments in Building Citywide Out-of-School-Time Systems: A Six-City Study Cheryl Hayes, Christianne Lind, Jean Baldwin Grossman, Nichole Stewart, Sharon Deich, Andrew Gersick, Jennifer McMaken and Margo Campbell Commissioned by The Wallace FoundationPublic/Private Ventures’ Out-of-School-Time Cost S...
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Investments in Building Citywide Out-of-School-Time Systems: A Six-City Study Cheryl Hayes, Christianne Lind, Jean Baldwin Grossman, Nichole Stewart, Sharon Deich, Andrew Gersick, Jennifer McMaken and Margo Campbell Commissioned by The Wallace Foundation SynopsisPublic/Private Ventures’ Out-of-School-Time Cost S...
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Brief Public/Private Ventures Jean Baldwin Grossman September 2009 Evaluating Mentoring Programs. 2 Public/Private Ventures is a national leader in creating and strengthening programs that improve lives in low-income communities. We do this in three ways: innovation We work with leaders in the fie...
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Final Report on the Fathers at Work Initiative Shayne Spaulding, Jean Baldwin Grossman and Dee Wallace Working DadsWorking Dads Final Report on the Fathers at Work Initiative Shayne Spaulding, Jean Baldwin Grossman and Dee WallacePublic/Private Ventures is a national leader in creating and strengthening ...
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Final Report on the Fathers at Work Initiative Shayne Spaulding, Jean Baldwin Grossman and Dee Wallace Working Dads Executive SummaryWorking Dads Final Report on the Fathers at Work Initiative Shayne Spaulding, Jean Baldwin Grossman and Dee WallacePublic/Private Ventures is a national leader in cr...
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In Brief I S S U E 8 O C T O B E R 2 0 0 9 High School Mentors In Brief: Findings from the Big Brothers Big Sisters School-Based Mentoring Impact Study By Linda Jucovy and Carla Herrera With growing pressure to improve student performance, more and more schools are partnering with school-based mento...
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AfterZones: Creating a Citywide System to Support and Sustain High-Quality After-School Programs Lauren J. KotloffLauren J. Kotloff AfterZones: Creating a Citywide System to Support and Sustain High-Quality After-School ProgramsAfterZones: Creating a Citywide System to Support and Sustain High-Quality ...
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AfterZones: Creating a Citywide System to Support and Sustain High-Quality After-School Programs Lauren J. Kotloff Executive SummaryLauren J. Kotloff AfterZones: Creating a Citywide System to Support and Sustain High-Quality After-School Programs Executive SummaryAfterZones: Creating a Citywide System to Support ...
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Engaging Older Youth

february 2010 Engag ing Older Youth Program and City-Level Strategies to Support Sustained Participation in Out-of-School Time Sarah N. Deschenes Amy Arbreton Priscilla M. Little Carla Herrera Jean Baldwin Grossman Heather B. Weiss with Diana Lee Commissioned byEngaging Older Youth Program and City-Level Strate...
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Research Synopsis: Engaging Older Youth

Engaging Older Youth Program and City-Level Strategies to Support Sustained Participation in Out-of-School Time Sarah N. Deschenes Amy Arbreton Priscilla M. Little Carla Herrera Jean Baldwin Grossman Heather B. Weiss with Diana Lee Commissioned by Research Synops isResearch Synopsis Engaging Older Youth Program and...
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Clark Youth Outcomes Compendium - Division B: Health and Safety (ChildTrends)

Division B. Health and Safety HS 1. Division B. Health and Safety This chapter explores indicators relevant to the health—both physical and mental—and safety of children, adolescents, and young adults. Important indicators in this domain include explicit health and safety outcomes such as physical health statu...
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Assessing the Diet, Exercise, Body Image, and Weight of Adolescents: A Guide for Out-of-School Time Program Practitioners (ChildTrends)

ChildTrends Research-to-Results Brief. ASSESSING THE DIET, EXERCISE, BODY IMAGE, AND WEIGHT OF ADOLESCENTS: A GUIDE FOR OUT-OF-SCHOOL TIME PROGRAM PRACTITIONERS Laurie Martin, Sc.D. M.P.H. and Alyssa Milot, B.A. BACKGROUND This brief discusses diet, exercise, body image, and weight and also provides information f...
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Assessing What Kids Think About Themselves: A Guide to Adolescent Self-Concept for Out-of-School Time Program Practitioners (ChildTrends)

ChildTrends Research-to-Results Brief. 2008 Child Trends BACKGROUND Children in the United States tend to experience a decline in positive self-concept during their adolescent years. This decline often begins around age 12 for girls and around age 14 for boys. For some, the decline can become severe in early adol...
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Assessing School Engagement: A Guide for Out-of-School Time Program Practitioners (ChildTrends)

ChildTrends Research-to-Results Brief. 1 Publication #2008-39 ASSESSING SCHOOL ENGAGEMENT: A GUIDE FOR OUT-OF-SCHOOL TIME PROGRAM PRACTITIONERS Laura Lippman and Andrew Rivers BACKGROUND Students who are disengaged from school are at risk for poor academic achievement, skipping classes, sexual activity, substance...
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Assessing Bullying: A Guide for Out-of-School Time Program Practitioners (ChildTrends)

ChildTrends Research-to-Results Brief. 1 ASSESSING BULLYING: A GUIDE FOR OUT-OF-SCHOOL TIME PROGRAM PRACTITIONERS Kathleen Sidorowicz, B.A. Elizabeth C. Hair, Ph.D. and Alyssa Milot, B.A. BACKGROUND Conflict among peers is common, and not necessarily a bad thing. Disagreement, teasing, and conflict are part of gr...
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BACKGROUND

1 ASSESSING PEER CONFLICT AND AGGRESSIVE BEHAVIORS: A GUIDE FOR OUT-OF-SCHOOL TIME PROGRAM PRACTITIONERS Kathleen Sidorowicz, B.A. and Elizabeth C. Hair, Ph.D. BACKGROUND Peer relations during middle childhood and adolescence are an important part of children’s social and emotional development. Chil...
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Measuring Outcomes for Children and Youth in Out-of-School Time Programs: Moving Beyond Measuring Academics

ChildTrends Research-to-Results Brief. MEASURING OUTCOMES FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH IN OUT-OFSCHOOL TIME PROGRAMS: MOVING BEYOND MEASURING ACADEMICS Jacinta Bronte-Tinkew, Ph.D. Kristin Anderson Moore, Ph.D. and Rebecca Shwalb, B.A. BACKGROUND There is great variation in the content of out-of-school time programs an...
http://www.nationalassembly.org/uploads/publications/documents/childtrends/child_trends_2006_10_01_fs_outcomes.pdf

Earned Benefit Toolkit - Employer Guide 2009-2010

A comprehensive guide to a full year of benefits outreach that will help you to support your employees and strengthen your workplace.. A comprehensive guide to a full year of benefits outreach that will help you to support your employees and strengthen your workplace. Earned Benefit Toolkit 2009-2010 EMPLOYER GUIDE...
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Earned Benefits Flyers

Bridging the Gap - Earned Benefits Flyer. DO YOU AND YOUR FAMILY QUALIFY? Ask your HR manager about earned benefits today. The National Human Services Assembly is committed to the workers and families in the communities our members and sector serve. That’s why we’re sponsoring Bridging the Gap — an initiative that c...
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Money that Matters: Doing Tax Credit Outreach in the Workplace

Bridging the Gap "Money that Matters" Webinar. Webinar Outreach Bridging the Gap. Tax filers can use direct-deposit to split their refund into checking, savings, an IRA or purchase a savings bond. - Can’t be used with a paper check refund only with direct deposit. Split-Refunds began in 2007 and require Fo...
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Earned Benefits Toolkit - Paystuffers

Because an Apple a Day Isn’t Always Enough. There are many income-based benefit programs available to parents and caregivers that can help pay for nutritious foods and medical care for children. Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program SNAP helps people afford healthy groceries, through an Electron...
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Earned Benefits Posters

Bridging the Gap - Earned Benefits Posters. It’s cold outside . . . Time to turn up the heat! Ask your HR manager about the Home Energy Assistance Program today. To find out more about the Home Energy Assistance Program and other benefits that you and your family might qualify for visit: http:nationalassembly/FSPC/Bri...
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Earned Benefits FAQs

Earned Benefits. are earned benefits? Earned benefit” is an umbrella term for multiple kinds of public and private benefits, assistance programs, and income supports such as: Earned Income Tax Credit EITC/EIC) • Child Tax Credit (CTC) • State Nutritional Assistance Program • (SNAP – formerl...
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National Human Services Assembly Dues Calculator

DUES CALCULATOR -ASSOCIATE MEMBERNote: Dues are calculated by each member organization based on their annual operating expenses for the most recent fiscal year. "Operating expenses" are considered for this purpose to be funds expended by the national office for salaries and operating overhead, not i...
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2015 Event Calendar Washington Policy Council Meetings Chair: Mary Kingston Roche 1st Tuesday of every month except August CEO Reception Hosted by United Way Worldwide & NHSA Thursday, March 26 Washington, DC National Collaboration for Youth Annual Meeting Chair: Jeff Fleischer, Youth Advocate Progr...
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Management Compensation Report

Management Compensation Report National Voluntary Health and Human Service Organizations November 20162016 Management Compensation Report National Voluntary Health and Human Service Organizations National Health Council and National Human Services Assembly October 2016 Credits: Editing: Kelly Garrity ...
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THE NATIONAL HUMAN SERVICES ASSEMBLY President and CEO Washington, DC EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The National Human Services Assembly (the National Assembly) the premier professional association for the nation’s leading national human services and human development nonprofits, seeks nominations and applicati...
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2017nhsaannualreport_final.pdf

www.nationalassembly.org • 2 Dear Members, Friends, and Colleagues, For more than 94 years, the National Human Services Assembly (National Assembly) has played a crucial role in the promotion and development of human services across the United States. As a voice for a broad and deep sector that touc...
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20161205.BeyondBars

1 BEYOND BARS KEEPING YOUNG PEOPLE SAFE AT HOME AND OUT OF YOUTH PRISONS The National Collaboration for Youth2 DEBEAUTIFYING THE HOOD Young Terrace, home to over 1000 residents. Some residents have been living there for a year, some months. This has been my home my whole life I've seen beauty come in and I'v...
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PRESS RELEASE CONTACT: Xakota Espinoza, xakota@berlinrosen.com, 646-517-1810 National Collaboration for Youth Releases Roadmap, Calls on Policymakers to Invest in Community-based Alternatives to Youth Incarceration Beyond Bars: Keeping Young People Safe at Home and Out of Youth Prisons outlines step...
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Beyond Bars

BEYOND BARSKeeping Young People Safe at Home and Out of Youth PrisonsReport can be downloaded at www.collab4youth.orgINTRODUCTIONSHernan CarventeProgram Analyst at the Vera Institute of JusticeShaenaFazalNational Policy Director, Youth Advocate ProgramsDeborah HodgesLucas County Juvenile Court AdministratorClinton L...
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Beyond Bars

BEYOND BARSKeeping Young People Safe at Home and Out of Youth PrisonsReport can be downloaded at www.collab4youth.orgINTRODUCTIONSHernan CarventeProgram Analyst at the Vera Institute of JusticeShaenaFazalNational Policy Director, Youth Advocate ProgramsDeborah HodgesLucas County Juvenile Court AdministratorClinton L...
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Changing the Conversation: Strategies for Nonprofit Human Services Messaging

Changing the ConversationStrategies for Nonprofit Human Services MessagingHayling Price & Samuel Britton, National Human Services AssemblyIntroductionHuman service and community development agencies are experiencing cuts from all sourcesOur work is misunderstood, if noticed at all by the general publicDuring the...
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Chief Program & Strategy Officer The Organization: The National Human Services Assembly is a national nonprofit organization located in downtown Washington DC, focused on a mission of strengthening human services in the United States through the active involvement and leadership of its members. It i...
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National Assembly of Health & Human Service Organizations Code of Ethics Adopted: June 15, 2004 I. Introduction The National Assembly recognizes that as an association it is accountable to its members and as a nonprofit organization it is accountable to the government and the public as well. It must...
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Position: Communications & Marketing Intern Reports to: Director of Marketing Purpose of Position: The Communications & Marketing Intern (Intern) position is designed to provide a learning opportunity to an interested and qualified student. The Intern would assist with developing and disseminating N...
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Position: Communications & Marketing Intern Reports to: Director of Marketing Purpose of Position: The Communications & Marketing Intern (Intern) position is designed to provide a learning opportunity to an interested and qualified student. The Intern would assist with developing and disseminating N...
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Position: Communications & Marketing Intern Reports to: Director of Marketing Purpose of Position: The Communications & Marketing Intern (Intern) position is designed to provide a learning opportunity to an interested and qualified student. The Intern would assist with developing and disseminating N...
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My organization, [organization name] is proud to be one of the 4,500+ charitable nonprofits, foundations, and others that signed the attached Community Letter in Support of Nonpartisanship. We and our colleagues across the country believe strongly that current law “shields the entire 501(c)3) commun...
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The program…creates a foundation across the key elements any leader must grasp—finances, fundraising, strategy and governance—and after immersing myself in this work I can even better imagine myself as a leader who both knows what I know—strategy and vision—but also needs to keep building on as I gr...
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ES_Beyond Bars

BEYOND BARS KEEPING YOUNG PEOPLE SAFE AT HOME AND OUT OF YOUTH PRISONS We can all relate to a desire to feel a sense of belonging. Usually this conjures up ideas of being part of a community of people who share history, common interests, lineage, culture, homeland or neighborhood, among other things...
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National Human Services Assembly 1 DISCUSSION BRIEF SPRING 2016 Financial Stability First Pilot Project Results and Recommendations The National Human Services Assembly conducted a pilot project in three human service agencies to determine whether financial navigators in the workplace could be deplo...
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Updated August 2017 Human Services are Essential to Building Well-Being The organizations that comprise the human service sector share a common mission: to help make sure everyone can reach their full potential and contribute to our communities in meaningful ways. The sector provides the elements an...
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An Invitation to the Big Picture: Implementing a Local Collaboration for Youth (LCY) in Your Community

1 Introduction How are the children and youth in your community doing? What’s their high school graduation rate? How about the number of adolescent pregnancies, rate of childhood obesity and the level of juvenile crime? Are they ready by the age of 21 to go to college, get a job, be a parent? If the...
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An Invitation to the Big Picture: Implementing a Local Collaboration for Youth (LCY) in Your Community

1 Introduction How are the children and youth in your community doing? What’s their high school graduation rate? How about the number of adolescent pregnancies, rate of childhood obesity and the level of juvenile crime? Are they ready by the age of 21 to go to college, get a job, be a parent? If the...
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A network of leading national nonprofit agencies committed to promoting upward mobility and equality of opportunity. VALUE OF MEMBERSHIP Membership with the National Human Services Assembly (NHSA) gives organizations a voice and a seat at the table among other national leaders in the human services ...
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Building Youth Well-being in Communities: Local, State, and Federal Strategies I. Highlighting the Array of Programs that Build a Continuum of Care for Youth The National Collaboration for Youth (NCY) co-chair Jeff Fleischer welcomed the participants and outlined the agenda for the day. Mr. Fleische...
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National Assembly’s Collaboration for Youth (NCY)June 8, 2017Washington, DC. Juvenile Crime in the USA•Youth are not the drivers of crime in the USA. Youth under 18 account for 9% of all arrests.95% of those arrested are for non violent crimes.Youth arrests are falling. At a 30 year+ low.Youth incarce...
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2016 Learning/Convening Calendar Unless otherwise noted, all NHSA events are held in the Washington, D.C. area. State & Local Human Services Councils Leadership Meeting Phoenix, Arizona NHSA Contact: Ilsa Flanagan iflanagan@nassembly.org At this training, the Frameworks Institute provided state and ...
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Mary Ziegler Director Division of Regulations, Legislation, and Interpretation Wage and Hour Division U.S. Department of Labor 200 Constitution Avenue NW, Room S–3502 Washington, DC 20210 Re: Comments on the Department of Labor’s Notice of Proposed Rule: Defining and Delimiting the Exemptions for Ex...
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Putting Human Needs on the National Radar Screen

Brief on Messaging. 1 Why This Report Human services and community development efforts build or rebuild the fabric of community, especially for individuals and families that are vulnerable and lack the mobility and opportunity of their betteroff neighbors. Yet, with states in fiscal crisis and the federal government cu...
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Putting Human Needs on the National Radar Screen

Brief on Messaging. 1 Why This Report Human services and community development efforts build or rebuild the fabric of community, especially for individuals and families that are vulnerable and lack the mobility and opportunity of their betteroff neighbors. Yet, with states in fiscal crisis and the federal government cu...
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DRAFT: 3/2017) Public Policy Guidelines & Procedures I. Organizational Purpose, Roles, and Key Activities The National Human Services Assembly (National Assembly) is a leading voice in the human service sector and promotes collaboration among engaged organizations to advance the collective power, kn...
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Guide to Findings: Developing Senior Management Diversity

A number of studies have documented an important area of concern for our sector: the persistent lack of ethnic/racial diversity in nonprofit senior management. A 2009 Chronicle of Philanthropy survey stated that 6.3% of the nation’s 400 largest nonprofits were headed by nonwhites, while census resul...
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nhsatimelinethrough2013.pdf

National Human Services Assembly HISTORICAL HIGHLIGHTS 1919: Committee of the American Association for Organizing Family Social Work met with the American National Red Cross to discuss how to avoid duplication of efforts. 1920: Name: Association of National Executives/Conference of Executives of Nat...
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A brief state of the assocation over the past decade and now

On the threshold of 90 yearsNational Human Services Assembly, 2011A brief state of the association over the past decade and nowMembership,1923*American Red Cross American Hygiene Association Boy Scouts of America National Health Council American Association for Organizing Family Social Work American P...
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This certificate program is a joint collaboration between the Arizona State University Lodestar Center for Philanthropy & Nonprofit Innovation, the Indiana University Schools of Public and Environmental Affairs and The Fund Raising School at the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy, and the National ...
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October 2016 Policy & Practice 3 director‘s memo By Tracy Wareing Evans Framing is a key element of our theory of change, and we believe it is a critical shared strategy for anyone interested in moving system transformation in health and human services. Over the past couple of years— drawing on the ...
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registrationform.doc

National Assembly 2011 Executive Leadership Institute Registration Form Primary Registrant - $325 Name Organization Title Email Phone Address, City, State Special Considerations i.e. dietary or other Will you attend the Ready by 21 Event on 11/9? Yes or No Will you bring a guest to the receptions an...
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4759 15th AV NE, #308 Seattle, WA 98105 Phone: (206)325-7105 Fax: (206) 860-8825 shsc@shscoalition.org www.shscoalition.org MEMBER COALITIONS Advocacy & Organizing Coalition Child Care Directors’ Assoc of Greater Seattle Community Health Council of Seattle-King County Disability Services Committee K...
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Developing Senior Management Diversity in National Human Services Assembly Member Organizations

Members feel measurement is effective. Metrics & Evaluation Establish Thoughtful Goals Benchmark to Sector Benchmark to Geographic Area Assess Climate & Performance Metrics & Evaluation Measure Diversity Program Achievement Recommendations for taking it to the next level Members feel diversity rec...
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Beyond Strategic Planning: Strategic Clarity By Irv Katz (A version of this article was published in The Nonprofit Times, September 1, 2015) Strategic clarity is a concept I have been mulling over for some time. The concept, as I think of it and commend it to others, is of a clarity of direction and...
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taxtalkingpoints.pdf

Building Our Collective Well-Being with Forward Looking Public Budgets www.nationalassembly.org • 1 “When we apply today’s resources to building and maintaining wellbeing, we can prevent problems before they occur and foster everyone’s ability to thrive and meaningfully contribute to our communities...
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Increasing Financial Stability for Low-Wage Workers Workplace Toolkit BRIDGING THE GAP. ABOUT THE NATIONAL HUMAN SERVICES ASSEMBLY The National Human Services Assembly is an association of the national headquarters of America’s leading nonprofit human service providers. The National Human Services Assembly (NHSA...
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A New Take on an Old Issue: Surprising Demographics of Boomers

A New Take on an Old Issue: Surprising Demographics of Boomers. Webinar Thursdays Three. Urban Institute Retirement Policy Program www.RetirementPolicy.org The Recession Has Hit Workers with Limited Education Hard Source: Urban Institute computations from BLS data. Urban Institute Retirement Policy Program www.Re...
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A New Math for Tough Times: A Viable Futures Toolkit toward Sustainable Communities for all Ages

Thursdays at Three Webinar July 15, 2010. A New Math for Tough Times:A Viable Futures Toolkit toward Sustainable Communities for All AgesJuly 15, 2010A SHARED DESTINYThe aging of Americais opening up opportunitiesto think and act differentlyto ensure the long‐termwell‐being of ALL generationsand the...
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A New Take on an Old Issue: Surprising Demographics of Boomers

A New Take on an Old Issue: Surprising Demographics of Boomers. Webinar Thursdays Three. A New Take on an Old Issue: Surprising Demographics of BoomersRichard W. Johnson Urban Institutewww.RetirementPolicy.orgPresented at the National Human Services AssemblyMarch 18, 2010Urban Institute Retiremen...
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The Changing Face of Board Accountability:

The Changing Face of Board Accountability: What Staff and Board Members Need to Know Resource List compiled by Dr. David Renz The Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership, University of Missouri – Kansas City Annotated Internet Reference List There is an extensive array of resources available via the...
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Breakthrough Strategy Workshop September 30, 2010

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What have you done for your customer lately?

Thursdays at Three - What have you done for your customers lately?. Webinar Thursdays Three. Methods for Understanding What Customers Value Collect/analyze customer information. Gather customer feedback (program evaluations) Conduct customer research: Pre-post program questionnaires. One-on-one interviews. On-line su...
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Understanding What You're Up Against - Mapping the Gaps on Human Services

Understanding What You’re Up Against Mapping the Gaps on Human Services Michael Baran -Senior Researcher, FrameWorks Institute Nat Kendall-Taylor -Research Director, Frameworks InstituteThree Reasons Framing Matters. Reason #1: Understanding is Frame-Dependent. 3.2 -2.4 -1.6 -0.80 0.8 1.6 2.4 3.24 Prevention In...
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Going for the Gold: Applying "Good-to-Great" in Your Agency

Improving the lives of older Americans Going for the Gold: Applying “Good-to-Great” in Your Agency Peter Lowet Former NCOA VP, Strategy and Organizational Transformation November 18, 2010Agenda Succinct overview of G2G Principles In-depth look at how NCOA re-examined and re-focused itself using G2G Practical...
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Thursdays at Three: Improving Mobility for Americans with Disabilities Through Accessible Transportation

Improving Mobility for Americans with Disabilities Through Accessible Transportation. Webinar Thursdays Three. National Human Services Assembly "Thursdays at Three" Webinar Series Improving Mobility for Americans with Disabilities Through Accessible Transportation Mary Leary, Ph.D. Senior Director Easter Seals...
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The Search for Effectiveness: So Many Metaphors

Thursdays at Three. Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership at UMKC1Sailing with Magellan:In Search of Nonprofit EffectivenessPresented by Dr. David RenzThe Midwest Center for Nonprofit LeadershipUniversity of Missouri –Kansas CityOctober 21, 2010 Webinar The National Human Services AssemblyMidwest Center for Nonpro...
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Nonprofit Organizational Effectiveness: Practical Implications Of Research On An Elusive Concept

Thursdays at Three Webinar. An Occasional Paper by Robert D. Herman and David O. Renz NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS: Practical Implications Of Research On An Elusive Concept Issued by The Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership L.P. Cookingham Institute of Public Affairs Henry W. Bloch School ...
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One Change + One Change = More Than Two Good Results

One Change + One Change = MORE THAN Two Good ResultsCreating a New Math in Tough Timeswww.justpartners.orgwww.viablefuturescenter.orgNHSA Thursdays at ThreeAugust 19, 2010JPI PhotoPresenter: Paula Dressel, Vice PresidentJustPartners, Inc. Baltimore, MDwww.justpartners.orgwww.viablefuturescenter.orgpdress...
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Swimming in a Fishbowl: Holding your agency accountable for its work

Swimming in a Fishbowl: Holding your agency accountable for its workKaren Finn, Senior Consultantwww.resultsleadership.orgkaren@resultsleadership.orgUse your imagination for a minute:It is the year 2015 and your organization has just been awarded the “Community Program of the Year Award” by the Nat...
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Thursdays at Three Webinar Series Brochure

Thusdays at Three. webinar. Knowledge for Nonprofit Sector Leaders www.nationalassembly.org National Assembly's Thursdays at Three webinar series is now well under way, addressing important considerations for you as civic sector leaders. We encourage you to register for the remaining webinars and share...
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ETR49066

NATIONAL HUMAN SERVICES ASSEMBLY. Application= NATIONAL HUMAN SERVICES ASSEMBLY for fiscal year ending 12/31/2016. OMB No. 1545-0047 Return of Organization Exempt From Income Tax Form 990 Under section 501(c) 527, or 4947(a)1) of the Internal Revenue Code (except private foundations) À¾μº I Do not enter social sec...
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C4L_2012

The ‘Conditions for Learning Coalition’ is an education and advocacy coalition with a straightforward goal: increase federal investments in proven programs that improve conditions for learning through measurement and program implementation, so that all students have the opportunity to achieve academ...
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American Red Cross and San Antonio Food Bank Collaborate For Benefit of Texans in Need

Collaboration. Food Bank Red Cross Collaboration. AMERICAN RED CROSS AND SAN ANTONIO FOOD BANK COLLABORATE FOR BENEFIT OF TEXANS IN NEED Eric Cooper, Executive Director of the San Antonio Food Bank, and Mike Bennett, Chief Executive Officer of the San Antonio Area Chapter of the American Red Cross c...
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Focus on the Future: A Certificate for Leaders in the Nonprofit Human Services Sector

FOCUS ON THE FUTURE:A Certificate for Leaders in the Nonprofit Human Services Sector March 4–9, 2012Servant Heart. Business Mind.Nonprofit Executive Programs340 Mendoza College of BusinessNotre Dame, IN 46556Focus on the Future:Challenges in the Nonprofit Human Services SectorMarch 4–9, 2012 — Enrol...
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Focus on the Future: A Certificate for Leaders in the Nonprofit Human Services Sector

FOCUS ON THE FUTURE:A Certificate for Leaders in the Nonprofit Human Services Sector March 4–9, 2012Servant Heart. Business Mind.Nonprofit Executive Programs340 Mendoza College of BusinessNotre Dame, IN 46556Focus on the Future:Challenges in the Nonprofit Human Services SectorMarch 4–9, 2012 — Enrol...
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Nonprofit Leaders Must Act Now to Improve Sagging Morale

From the issue dated December 10, 2009 Nonprofit Leaders Must Act Now to Improve Sagging Morale By Michael Watson As chief executives, senior managers, and trustees of nonprofit groups respond to the worst recession in decades, many have not focused attention on a quickly emerging problem: More than...
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Diversity in the Workplace: Cracking the Code

Diversity in the Workplace: Cracking the Code The very title captures your attention, doesn’t it? Diversity—in all its dimensions—is such a hot topic today and an essential challenge in every workplace. Consultants, sessions and initiatives abound. No one has mapped the diversity “genome” as yet, bu...
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Focusing on Diversity in the Good Times and the Tough Times

Talent Update _ Opinion From the January 2010 issue Focusing on Diversity in the Good Times and the Tough Times By Stephen Bauer Prior to the recession nonprofits were looking at the future optimistically and engaging in discussions around bigger issues such as diversity and inclusion. However, now ...
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Getting Serious About Bullying

bullying. Getting Serious About Bullying Irv Katz, President National Human Services Assembly Kudos to six Federal departments (Education, Health & Human Services, Defense, Justice, Agriculture, and Interior) for an important gathering on preventing bullying. As Jim Hmrovich of Prevent Child Abuse America qui...
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How Do We Make Up the Difference?

Budget Cuts Nonprofits. budget nonprofits. How Do We Make Up the Difference? An Editorial By Irv Katz, President & CEO National Human Services Assembly Washington DC April 14, 2011 That was one of the first questions the reporter asked: ‘how are nonprofits going to make up the difference once the federal budget cuts ...
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How Do We Make Up the Difference?

Budget Cuts Nonprofits. budget nonprofits. How Do We Make Up the Difference? An Editorial By Irv Katz, President & CEO National Human Services Assembly Washington DC April 14, 2011 That was one of the first questions the reporter asked: ‘how are nonprofits going to make up the difference once the federal budget cuts ...
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Our Work and the Federal Deficit

Editorial. Our Work and the Federal Deficit Spending is clearly out of sync with the revenues government generates and is, without question, out of control. Assigning blame is pointless. Both parties contributed and continue to contribute to the deficit in a myriad of ways. Deficit reduction is a pressing nati...
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Pro Bono 2.0 - It’s Not Your Father’s Pro Bono Service: Engaging Professionals in Transition is a Win:Win Proposition

Talent Update _ Opinion From the January 2010 issue Pro Bono 2.0 It’s Not Your Father’s Pro Bono Service: Engaging Professionals in Transition is a Win:Win Proposition By Karen Heller Key Times are challenging in our sector, with donations and foundation grants diminished and demand for services gre...
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Pro Bono 2.0 - It’s Not Your Father’s Pro Bono Service: Engaging Professionals in Transition is a Win:Win Proposition

Talent Update _ Opinion From the January 2010 issue Pro Bono 2.0 It’s Not Your Father’s Pro Bono Service: Engaging Professionals in Transition is a Win:Win Proposition By Karen Heller Key Times are challenging in our sector, with donations and foundation grants diminished and demand for services gre...
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ridingsupermanscape.docx

Riding Superman’s Cape. Irv Katz, National Human Services Assembly. November. I heard a colleague suggest that youth-serving agencies are trying to hitch their wagons to the education-reform train; well, more specifically, riding the wave of interest in the education documentary, “Waiting for Superman....
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thisiswhatsocialimpactlookslike.docx

This i. By Irv Katz, President. National Human Services Assembly. December 14, 2011. Ten years ago, the Annie E. Casey Foundation presented us with the concept of place-based family strengthening. “Family strengthening” became the shorthand. The sense of it was apparent: kids do well when families do well, an...
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willwebethereforourdefiningmoment.docx

Will We Be There for Our Defining Moment?. By Irv Katz, President, National Human Services Assembly. Benign neglect is harder to detect and harder to respond to than outright attacks. The human service-community development sector is not under attack but is being diminished day by day as a result of ...
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National Human Services Assembly Dues Calculator

DUES CALCULATOR -ASSOCIATE MEMBERNote: Dues are calculated by each member organization based on their annual operating expenses for the most recent fiscal year. "Operating expenses" are considered for this purpose to be funds expended by the national office for salaries and operating overhead, not i...
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National Human Services Assembly Dues Calculator

DUES CALCULATOR -REGULAR MEMBERNote: Dues are calculated by each member organization based on their annual operating expenses for the most recent fiscal year. "Operating expenses" are considered for this purpose to be funds expended by the national office for salaries and operating overhead, not inc...
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National Human Services Assembly Dues Calculator

DUES CALCULATOR -ASSOCIATE MEMBERNote: Dues are calculated by each member organization based on their annual operating expenses for the most recent fiscal year. "Operating expenses" are considered for this purpose to be funds expended by the national office for salaries and operating overhead, not i...
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National Human Services Assembly Dues Calculator

DUES CALCULATOR -REGULAR MEMBERNote: Dues are calculated by each member organization based on their annual operating expenses for the most recent fiscal year. "Operating expenses" are considered for this purpose to be funds expended by the national office for salaries and operating overhead, not inc...
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nhsamemberbenefitpacket.pdf

A network of leading national nonprofit agencies committed to promoting upward mobility and equality of opportunity. 1101 14th Street NW • Suite 600 • Washington, D.C. 20005 • Phone (202) 347-2080 • www.nationalassembly.org VALUE OF MEMBERSHIP HOW TO MAXIMIZE MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS Fully utilize the g...
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