Archive for July, 2012
Thursday, July 26th, 2012
Join Funding Exchange staff at the next Giveback tonight (July 26)! This month’s event will feature United We Dream and immigrant youth organizing and will be held at Lucky Chengs/Bamboo (map) in the Lower East Side, Manhattan.
Tuesday, July 24th, 2012
In 2010, the Supreme Court ruled, in Citizen’s United v. Federal Elections Commission (commonly referred to as Citizens United, and here as “CU”), that corporations and unions can spend money on electioneering – supporting candidates directly and asking people to vote for them. Citizens United, a tax-exempt 501 (c) (4) organization proposed airing negative videos about Hillary Clinton.
Tags: citizensunited, maximthorne, politicaleducation
Monday, July 23rd, 2012
Progressives, for the most part, agree that Citizens United is a dangerous and horrible Supreme Court ruling that threatens the very nature of our election process. But the most recent Supreme Court ruling shows that the court is now reinforcing it on the state as well as federal level. It will take a good ten years or more...
Monday, July 16th, 2012
We’re entering a new fiscal year – this weird thing that happens to organizations but not people – so while most of us think we’re in the middle of the year, organizationally we’re just beginning again. This fiscal year is …
Tags: elections, GOTV, nonprofit, voter outreach
Sunday, July 15th, 2012
FEX internships provide insight, experience, and connections in this quickly changing career landscape. Hands on - real life skill development -- in an organization making a difference in the world! Easily accessible lower Manhattan (NoHo) location. Join us!
Tags: change, internship, social justice
Saturday, July 14th, 2012
Current Spotlight Event:
November 7th, 2012
Appalachian Community Fund Presents:
The 8th Annual Bluegrass and BBQ
The Sky Lounge
635 West 42nd Street
New York, NY