Nonprofits are raising the big bucks

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Nonprofits are raising the big bucks

And other updates from across New York.
June 7, 2019

Lawyer’s Alliance raised more than $800,000 at a June 4 event in Manhattan. More than 500 people from the legal, financial, and nonprofit sectors attended the event, which commemorated the 50th anniversary of the legally minded nonprofit, according to a press release.

 

Project Renewal raised more than $1.6 million at a June 4 event in Manhattan. More than 800 people attended the event, which raised money for homeless services like a culinary arts training program, according to a press release. There was no shortage of guests looking for a share of the limelight, according to social media.

 

New York City’s YMCA raised more than $1 million at a June 5 event in Manhattan. Tony Award winner Laura Benanti (“She Loves Me”) performed for attendees at the event, which benefits civic engagement programs for youth and teens, according to a press release.

 

The Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City needs help with the NYC Care program. The city-affiliated nonprofit is accepting proposals through 5 p.m. on June 20 for community-based organizations that want to take part in the NYC Care program for six months later this year, according to the City Record. Two other nonprofits meanwhile – Sunset Park Health Council Inc Family Health Centers at NYU Langone and Services and Advocacy for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Elders – are getting contracts to provide senior services on behalf of the Department for the Aging.

Zach Williams
Zach Williams
is a staff reporter at New York Nonprofit Media and sister publication City & State.
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