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DANA comments regarding the FY23 Department of Health and Social Services Budget

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To: Members of the Joint Finance Committee From: Melissa Hopkins, Executive Vice President of Sector Advancement Date: February 22, 2022 Subject: DANA comments regarding the FY23 Department of Health and Social Services Budget President Joe Biden is famous for saying, “Don’t tell me what you value, show me your budget, and I’ll tell you what […]

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DANA comments regarding the FY23 Department of Services for Children, Youth and Their Families (DSCYF) Budget

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To: Joint Finance Committee From: Melissa Hopkins, Executive Vice President of Sector Advancement Date: February 10, 2022 Subject: DANA comments regarding the FY23 Department of Services for Children, Youth and Their Families (DSCYF) Budget As the State evaluates its funding priorities, we ask you to consider the reliance the State places on partnering with nonprofits […]

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Meet the Facilitator – Chanta Wilkinson

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DANA has partnerships with experienced independent consultants whose expertise covers everything from governance, sustainability, strategic planning, financial management, collective impact, to fundraising, succession and executive coaching. Chanta Wilkinson provides diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) training and consulting to assist organizations in their DEI journey. She holds a J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law, a […]

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Your DEI Journey is a Marathon, Not a Sprint

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by Nadine Moone DANA provides a lineup of thought-provoking diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) learning opportunities. Thanks to a generous grant from Barclay’s, most are available at little to no cost. Record registration levels affirm the interest in these learning opportunities. January 2022 wrapped up the fourth installment of our four-part DEI Trauma series where […]

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Evaluation Matters

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by Pamela Leland A truism in strategic planning is that you’ll never get there if you don’t know where you’re going. The same principle applies to program evaluation … i.e., you’ll never be able to document your impact if you don’t know what you are trying to accomplish. As someone who is, by nature, both […]

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Fresh New Year Brings New Policy Priorities for Delaware Nonprofits

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by Melissa Hopkins – January 19, 2022 Each January 1st, when the calendar flips over to a new year, I find myself filled with hope and excitement for new possibilities. Most of those are related to the Delaware General Assembly and the start of a new legislative session beginning in the first few weeks of […]

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