Tag: Nonprofit Organizations

C.E.O.s Pledge to Hire 100,000 Low-Income and Minority New Yorkers

A coalition of 27 major companies including Mastercard, Goldman Sachs and Verizon has pledged to hire 100,000 low-income and Black, Latino and Asian workers in New York City over the next 10 years, part of a broader push by corporate America to expand economic opportunities to marginalized communities. The companies are funding the creation of […]

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A W.N.B.A. Coach Heard a Call to Feed the Hungry. She’s Answering It.

People throughout the sports world, from athletes to arena staff members, tell The New York Times how their lives have changed during the coronavirus pandemic. Bridget Pettis said she has always chosen her next move based on what’s in her heart, from the basketball court to the coach’s chair to her new nonprofit geared toward […]

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Covid Pandemic and Recession Hurt Nonprofits as Need Surges

In the grip of the coronavirus pandemic, the Y.M.C.A. has provided a lifeline to many vulnerable Americans. As the health crisis and its economic disruption eat away at the group’s revenues, the question is whether anyone will throw a lifeline to the rescuers. The group’s 2,600 outposts transformed in the first wave of illness into […]

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Black Business Owners Had a Harder Time Getting Federal Aid, a Study Finds

Black business owners are more likely to be hindered in seeking coronavirus financial aid than their white peers, a new study has found. The study looked at how more than a dozen Washington-area banks handled requests for loans under the federal government’s Paycheck Protection Program. It was conducted by the National Community Reinvestment Coalition, a […]

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