Nonprofit Management

Welcome to the virtual home of the M.S. program in Nonprofit Management (NPM) at Milano/The New School. We invite you to look around our blog and get a feel for our community.

Visit the Nonprofit Management page at newschool.edu to learn about degree requirements, application information, program faculty, and more.

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Milano Professor Darrick Hamilton Confronts Inequality Through Economics

"The Milano School and New School for Social Research faculty member has been in high demand amid growing public awareness of racial, gender, and class inequality. A self-proclaimed stratification economist, Hamilton has spent his career solidifying a theoretical approach that takes into consideration structural factors — public policy, intergenerational wealth transfer, prejudice in hiring and housing — in understanding and addressing economic and health disparities. Baby bonds are designed to do just that, providing a path to economic mobility for all Americans — not just the wealthy few." Full Story at The New School News ...

Nu Lambda Mu Inducts Milano Grads

Jenna Kronenberg, a recently inducted member of the NLM society is  a Janurary 2018 graduate of the nonprofit management program. A couple months prior to her graduation, Jenna was hired by Physicians for Reproductive Health to join its fundraising and development team (www.prh.org). Jenna credits her career path in social change and nonprofit work to the values her family emphasized early on. “My grandparents and my parents always volunteered in their spare time,” she says. “I became very aware of the injustices in our society and wanted to give back as much as I could.” At Physicians for Reproductive Health, ...

Professor Sujatha Jesudason Plenary Speaker at #LeadWithLove Conference

Professor Sujatha Jesudason was a keynote speaker at the Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence annual conference ,which took place September 25th-27th . The 2017 WSCADV annual conference was titled "Lead with Love."  As it was described on their website, Lead with Love  Each September we come together as a community to share stories, share power, and share our strength.  This September is not different.  Anti-violence work requires us to have a deep love for each other, our communities, and our collective capacity to-do better. We've been inspired by the Movement Strategy Center's #LeadWithLove Pledge and invite you to join us at our ...

Social Enterprises Founded by New Challenge Winners Receive Grant

   Amy Chasan, Executive Director and Founder of Sweet Generation    Jordyn Lexton, CEO and Founder of Drive Change   Congratulations to Amy Chasan (NPM ’14), Executive Director and Founder of Sweet Generation Bakery, and Jordyn Lexton, Founder and CEO of Drive Change, who were awarded grants totaling 5.3 million dollars from the Manhattan District Attorney’s Criminal Justice Investment Initiative for their efforts to create employment opportunities and career training for at-risk youth and formerly incarcerated New Yorkers.  In the early stages of these high-impact organizations, Annie Bickerton (NPM ’14), along with community partner Jordyn Lexton, and Amy Chasan (NPM ’14) won ...

Milano & SGPIA Students Present at Clinton Global Initiative

            Magdiela Rivas and Oscar Romero created ESID, Educational Services for International Development, as a project that seeks to reduce young unemployment in Mexico, Argentina, Brazil and the United States through the promotion of virtual internships, on site mentorship and international exchange programs for senior university students.  They were accepted to present their project at The Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) last month in Boston. The CGI U is an initiative launched by President Bill Clinton since 2007 to bring together students, university representatives, topic experts, and celebrities to discuss and develop innovative solutions to pressing global challenges.   Rivas and Romero's ...