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Support AAPCI This #GivingTuesday

November 29, 2016
Support AAPCI This #GivingTuesday

Make An Impact On Your Community This Tuesday, November 29th The African American Planning Commission, Inc. provides shelter to over 1,440 homeless survivors of Domestic Violence in New York City each year. Giving Tuesday is a national day of giving observed on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday. Your donation today moves…

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GIVING TUESDAY

November 28, 2016
GIVING TUESDAY

Support The Work of The African American Planning Commission Tomorrow, November 29th, the African American Planning Commission is participating in #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving. We hope you will join this movement and help support our work not only with a donation, but by reaching out to…

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Give Before You Give

November 23, 2016
Give Before You Give

Dear Friend, We get it. You love to help worthy organizations but you’re so tired of being bombarded with emails on #GivingTuesday. Instead of bombarding you with email donation requests, the African American Planning Commission would like to seek your help by asking you to…

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Help AAPC Increase AmazonSmile Donations

November 23, 2016
Help AAPC Increase AmazonSmile Donations

Support us when you shop on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Start With a Smile at smile.amazon.com/ch/11-3305070 and Amazon donates to African American Planning Commission, Inc.

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For transgender youths in New York, it would be a health care milestone

October 5, 2016
For transgender youths in New York, it would be a health care milestone

The New York State Health Department has signaled that it intends to allow transgender youths to receive Medicaid coverage for hormones that forestall puberty, wiping away prohibitions that have been criticized by lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender groups, according to the New York Times.

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Nonprofits’ effectiveness, transparency impacting donors

October 5, 2016
Nonprofits’ effectiveness, transparency impacting donors

Tides of change within the nonprofit sector are influencing individual donors’ personal perceptions and giving behaviors, the NonProfit Times reports. Greater than two-in-five of donors report that increased knowledge and transparency into nonprofit effectiveness has affected their approach to giving. More than a quarter state…

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Short on cash, cities and states consider taxing nonprofits

October 4, 2016
Short on cash, cities and states consider taxing nonprofits

City and state officials in other parts of the country, including Maine, Massachusetts and New Jersey, are questioning whether they can continue to allow wealthy schools like Yale, or big nonprofit hospitals, to remain off tax rolls while they scramble for money to pay for…

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Here’s how affordable housing lottery rules are changing

October 4, 2016
Here’s how affordable housing lottery rules are changing

New rules for the city’s affordable housing lotteries, expected to be announced by city officials, will protect applicants with low credit scores and people who have taken their landlords to court, according to DNAinfo.

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New report identifies legal and social service needs of low-income Bronx communities affected by intimate partner violence

September 1, 2016

The Bronx Domestic Violence Roundtable and Bronx Legal Services (a program of Legal Services NYC) announced the release of a new report entitled “More People to Listen: Legal and Social Service Needs of Bronx Communities Affected by Intimate Partner Violence.” The report will help to…

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How to Apply for Affordable Housing in New York City

March 2, 2016
How to Apply for Affordable Housing in New York City

MANHATTAN — The affordable housing lottery last summer for 64 units at a high-end glassy tower on Madison Avenue was the first to get 100,000 applicants, according to data from the city’s Department of Housing Preservation and Development. But odds are slim that all of…

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Help AAPC Earn AmazonSmile Donations

August 31, 2015
Help AAPC Earn AmazonSmile Donations

Dear Supporters, Remember to do all your daily shopping at smile.amazon.com and Amazon will donate a percentage of your purchase price to the African American Planning Commission. Your patronage and donations made to our not-for-profit organization goes toward feeding the homeless, helping survivors of domestic…

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