technical assistance impact the people an organization serves?
Technical assistance can increase an organization/program’s ability to achieve
its mission and strengthen its programming in many different ways. For example,
a project that helps an organization to develop its board’s fundraising skills
will give that organization tools to raise additional funds. With more funds, an
organization can serve more youth. Technical assistance services strengthen
organizations so they are able to devote themselves to doing what they do best,
which is supporting New York City youth, communities and families.
Why do organizations need technical
assistance services? Organizations require technical assistance
services for a range of reasons including things like
increasing programmatic impact,
navigating a transition
or crisis at the organization and
Who is eligible to receive DYCD technical
assistance services? All DYCD funded nonprofits and DYCD staff are
eligible for no cost technical assistance services.
What does it cost the
organizations? There is no cost to organizations! This is a very
helpful service that DYCD provides to all of the agencies that it contracts with
to support and enhance their ability to provide the best programs and services
to New York City youth, families and communities.
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