A bi-weekly newsletter for nonprofit staff of the Southern Tier & Finger Lakes
What's New at IHS?
2-1-1 Teen Helpline Debuts New Look
During COVID-19, a new logo was designed for 2-1-1 Teen Helpline for a more connective and inclusive look for the next generation of service users. A campaign to announce and reveal the new logo, alongside a new course of programming is underway, and we need your help.
Help Us Spread the Word
An outreach campaign for mental health, substance use (tobacco, alcohol, opioids), and teen pregnancy is now underway. The project was made possible (in part) by the Health Research Incorporated (HRI), NYS Department of Health.

If you are an institution that would be interested in having 12” X 18” posters (10 different designs) or a small flyer, 8.5” X 11”, please complete the request form linked below.
People in rural areas face major obstacles to health and the ability to seek treatment, access healthy food and social services help as many lack transportation options.

Our Coordinated Transpiration Services provides access, but we need volunteers like you to fulfill the need in our community. If you have extra time on your hands, give the gift of your time and you will be glad you did. Call
607-776-9467 ext. 222 to volunteer now.
We’re proud to offer the most diverse and well-rounded set of consultation offerings we've ever had. See how we can help your organization and schedule a meeting with us today.

Capacity building, governance and operations support through consultation services.

Strategic collaboration and communication between member and
nonmember organizations.

Professional development and conferences aimed at sustainability.

Coordination of programs, services, and management support that enhance the capacity for our members.
Member Spotlight
Catholic Charities of Chemung & Schuyler is an agency of Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Rochester. With a deeply held belief in the dignity of all people,
w work to reduce poverty, promote wellness and self-sufficiency, and advocate for social justice.
High Priority Project: Emergency Rent and Mortgage Assistance
Catholic Charities of Chemung & Schuyler is working with local partners to promote the Emergency Rental and Mortgage Assistance Programs, connecting people in need due to COVID-19 impacts on their job and ability to work.

The public is being urged to not wait until the statewide eviction moratorium is lifted before making the call for help. People can reach out to 2-1-1 HELPLINE, or call Catholic Charities Chemung & Schuyler directly to learn more about assistance at 607-734-9784.

Please share so everyone knows there is help available!

From Our Partners at NYCON
The 20th anniversary Camp Finance is going virtual again in 2021.

Camp Finance: Celebrating Nonprofit Resilience: Building for the Future, October 6-8 and is among the most engaging professional development opportunities in New York State.

Sessions are being designed to bring you the latest information to make your Camp Finance experience informative, interactive, thought-provoking and fun! We’ll be celebrating your resilience as well as Camp Finance’s 20th anniversary and there will be some special surprises throughout these three days together.
Member News and Events
If you have news, events or job posts that your organization would like to share with IHS members, please email content to provider@ihsnet.org for it to be included in the next edition.
The two day training session for education professionals will be held on August 9th and August 10th from 8:00 – 4:00 p.m. both days at the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office – Front Lobby Training Room at 7007 Rumsey Street Ext., Bath, NY 14810.

If you are caring for someone with memory loss and have been wanting to try tai chi yourself or with your care receiver, sign-up today for a FREE, one-on-one, 30-minute personal wellness session. To schedule a time, email Wendy at: wfambro@lifespanrochester.org. 

Tickets for the film series are available on the ECCA website www.ECCANY.org for $10 for a box of up to four people and showings on July 9, 16, 23 and 30. Gates at Diven Elementary School Field open at 7 and movies begin at 8:30. Tickets available while space allows.
Amy Irvine, Founder and Owner of Rooted Planning Group, recently received Honorable Mention for the Volunteer of the Year Award in the 15th Annual Invest in Others Awards for her philanthropic contributions to Cornell Cooperative Extension of Steuben County (CCE Steuben). CCE Steuben will receive a $2,500 donation from Invest in Others in recognition of Amy’s work.

In this weekly update, ProAction of Steuben and Yates, Inc. recaps its values celebration, head start enrollment, WIC Breastfeeding Event details, making connections to broadband, gives an update on local poverty and offers employment opportunities.

View the multitude of family friendly and child development focused opportunities provided at various Family Resource Centers in Steuben County for the month of August, including the Bath, Addison, Hornell and Mobile locations.
The Community Foundation of Elmira-Corning and the Finger Lakes Philanthro-news is a monthly compilation of news, articles, reports, and upcoming events for nonprofits in the Finger Lakes region.

Check out Twilight at Tanglewood: an evening, of birds, barbeque, and beverages. Saturday September 18th. Sample local beers and wines, meet our avian ambassadors and learn their stories, enjoy a silent auction and liquor pull...and other event updates.
Take a historic tour of downtown Elmira, check out new local history on display, connect with the museum online, or visit the gift shop for unique historical perspectives on where Chemung County has been and where it may go in the future.

Corning Area Chamber of Commerce has gathered the latest news and links for its members spanning sectors to include nonprofits, finance, hospitality, retail, healthcare, arts and more.

COVID-19 Vaccine Information
All New York State Residents age 12 and older are now eligible to receive COVID-19 vaccinations.

Nonprofit Resources & Sector News
Given their significant contribution to the GDP, nonprofit organizations have not been included in the development of best practices for cybersecurity systems.

How can we keep things rolling when we aren’t in charge? There’s usually some opportunity to lead or ask good questions.

Nonprofits are under pressure as the prolonged pandemic increased demand for their goods, services, and programs, while an uncertain economic environment has curtailed contributions.

55 national nonprofits sent a letter to President Joe Biden and congressional leadership urging them to recognize and invest in the unique role the nonprofit sector will play in rebuilding the economy.

Upcoming Training & Professional Development
Triumph Leadership Group's Stress-Free Leadership training will teach you how to live your best life and inspire others with session on Sept. 9, 10 and Oct. 26 and 27 in Corning, NY. Call 570-439-2004 to learn more or register for your session.

Check out Chamber events that include business mixers, leadership workshops and seminars detailing capacity building tools.

CSS Workforce NY introduced its new free resource featuring 5,000 courses for residents of Steuben County. CSS Workforce NY also has resources for job training for new hires, skills gap assessment and training for employees with new responsibilities, retraining displaced workers and opportunities for veterans re-entering the workforce.

Click the link for a full list of offerings. webinars are FREE to NYCON members, who can also enjoy special discounts on our in-person trainings and seminars. All IHS members are also NYCON members.

Click the link for a full list of offerings.

Visit CCC's portal for workforce and professional development services and education for individuals and businesses.

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This Date In History

On July 22, 1933, Aviator Wiley Post completes the first solo flight around the world, a journey that took 7 days and 19 hours, kicking off a century of global connectivity that continues today and is reflected in the work of many nonprofits with international missions.

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