April 22         Corporate Sponsorships

April 29          Mentoring Express - new date!

May 20          Special Events/East End meeting
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                      Bridgehampton National Bank  



New date for Mentoring Express  - April 29

Thanks to Patrice Frank for pointing out a great article from The New York Times - Why Fund-Raising is Fun, by contributing op-ed writer Arthur Brooks. The writer, who heads up a research institution in Washington and devotes a great deal of time to fundraising, stumbles across data that shows that people who donate and volunteer are happier, more prosperous and more fulfilled.  Brooks digs deeper into studies about philanthropy and learns that service to others and happiness go hand-in-hand - as does a feeling of having a fuller life, one with deeper meaning. You may want to share this one with your donors.


We recently received a detailed letter from AFPLI's CPA firm, on the New York Non-Profit Revitalization Act of 2013, which becomes effective on July 1, 2014.  The law was designed to increase efficiency of administrative tasks and establish more extensive corporate governance requirements, which will require change in many if not all agencies.  Click here to read the letter in its entirety.





Make this Philanthropy Day awards luncheon one that matters to you personally by nominating the fundraiser, corporation, philanthropist, or the young person who inspires you because of their amazing passion, dedication and commitment to their cause. You'll be proud when they step up to the podium months from now and receive the recognition that you know they deserve!  We've made the nomination process easy - but we can't do it without your help!

Click here for nomination forms.

Philanthropy Day 2014 - Huntington Hilton, Melville NY - Friday, November 14, 2014



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