• HSC's Community Portraits Challenge
  • New York Nonprofits in the Aftermath of FEGS: A Call to Action
  • HSC's #5and5COLA Campaign Rally
  • Governor Cuomo’s 2015 Opportunity Agenda Press Conference
  • State Reinvestment Campaign on City and State
  • HSC's Nonprofit Summit on Revitalizing the Nonprofit Sector
  • Advocacy Do's and Don'ts with HSC
  • Sandy: One Year Later Forum

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HSC 2016 Annual Report

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HSC's Restore Opportunity Now Campaign Launch 12/8/16

HSC held a press conference at the Capitol building in Albany. Click here and here to read the full articles.


How HSC Broadened Its Focus By Shrinking Its Boardroom

HSC recently opted to remove a few seats from our boardroom as a way to make quicker decisions, engage more members and improve our advocacy efforts for the nonprofit sector. Click here to read the full article.


Community Portraits Press Release - 10/5/16

HSC will award $10,000 grants to 14 nonprofit organizations in partnership with Measure of America with funding provided by The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust. The winning organizations submitted projects that illuminate important issues in their community using indicators from DATA2GO.NYC, a free, online data mapping and visualization tool with 350 indicators of human need and well-being. Read the full press release here.


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HSC In The News

How Trump's Budget Cuts Could Hit Brooklyn - 3/24/17

Human-services providers tend to suffer more financial troubles than other non-profits; their insolvency rate in New York City is 18% and may only get worse with the proposed federal budget, said Allison Sesso, executive director of the Human Services Council in New York. “People should expect cuts across the board: job training, health services and the like,” Sesso said. Read more here .


Human services organizations' budget needs - 3/22/17

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Nonprofit Report Calls For More Funding in State Budget - 3/22/17

“Most state human services contract have not been adjusted for rising for rising costs in many years,” the report says. “Reimbursement rates for many Medicaid-funded services have been adjusted to increase pay rates for workers, but the same cannot be said for must human services.” Read more here .


Human Services Organizations Say They're Long Overdue for a Raise - 3/22/17

Non-profit human services organizations help millions of New Yorkers every year, and that number has grown significantly in recent years. But people at the agencies say they are being undervalued and underpaid. According to a report from the Fiscal Policy Institute, average income for human services workers ranges from $23,000 to $25,000 upstate. Representatives held a "bake sale" at the Capitol Wednesday. Joining us to explain the idea behind this are Michelle Jackson from the Human Services Council and Ron Deutsch from the Fiscal Policy Institute. Read more here .


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