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New York Community Trust Nonprofit Excellence Awards Semifinalist



Part of the Solution is proud to announce our acceptance as a semi-finalist for The New York Community Trust (NYCT) Nonprofit Excellence Awards! POTS was selected as one of 11 semifinalists from 58 total applicants by a 33-member selection committee.The Nonprofit Excellence Awards, a program created and run by the Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York, is the only Award of its kind recognizing excellence in nonprofit management.

“The New York Community Trust is proud to support a program that showcases best management, which are vital to sustain,” said Lorie Slutsky, President of the New York Community Trust, one of the region’s leading funders of nonprofits. “It’s crucial to strengthen New York’s nonprofit community.”

“By investing in individuals and families on their path from crisis to stability, and ultimately self-sufficiency, Part of the Solution (POTS) is able to serve as a resource, an adviser, and a friend to thousands of New York’s most vulnerable residents. With high esteem, we would like to thank the 2016 New York Community Trust Nonprofit Excellence Awards for choosing POTS as a semi-finalist.” Chris Bean, POTS Executive Director

The 11 semifinalists will compete for six finalist spots, which will be announced on October 11, 2016. The three winning organizations will be announced and honored at the Awards presentation in November 2016.

Additionally, we would like to extend a congratulations to our fellow semi-finalists: Jericho Project, Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services, Mental Health Association of Westchester, Neighbors Link, New York Peace Institute, NYC Outward Bound Schools, Per Scholas, Restore NYC, The Children’s Aid Society, and The HOPE Program.

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