TRANSFORMING
THE FUTURE,
TOGETHER


How can we unlock the potential of our most audacious vision of a just and thriving society?

By working together to dismantle systems of oppression and build resilience. By cultivating deep relationships and powerful learning communities.

NEW connects leaders and organizations with essential tools and services that free up focus for mission-related work. There is space for you here, whether you’re a grassroots activist, an emerging or established nonprofit, a business, or an institution invested in social change.

At NEW, you’ll find partners, approaches and conversations that uplift, improve and amplify your work.

INSIGHT

NEW convenes dialogue that centers justice, inspires deep listening and uplifts social change leaders. Leadership DELI, Champions for Change and other programs guide and connect emerging and established nonprofits.

Resources

NEW connects emerging and established nonprofits with crucial operational and organizational support—from server and software updates bookkeeping and financial consulting to anti-racism coaching and strategic planning.

Community

NEW provides meeting space that any registered nonprofit can rent, as well as customizable private office space for lease, in our 11,000-square-foot building. We’re also home to a growing list of affiliates who share our space and resources.

FEATURED EVENTS

A full list of events are available here.

JOIN US AT THE NEXT CENTERING JUSTICE

In Centering Justice’s monthly virtual gatherings, you’ll hear a variety of perspectives, not only from nonprofit leaders, but also artists, activists, faith leaders and others. Join us to hear their invitations and calls to action.

Next Session: Wednesday, May 18th, 2022 at 12pm

OUR BLOG

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A PAUSE FOR POETRY

A PAUSE FOR POETRY

Few things have the power to inspire visions of a just and thriving society like the arts. And the NEW team has a special fondness for poetry. Since April is National Poetry Month, we decided to share some of the poems that are resonating with us in this moment. We hope you find something worthwhile in them yourself. Enjoy!

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FOUR STEPS TO CHANGE

FOUR STEPS TO CHANGE

At NEW, we’ve been trying to understand and unpack the harms rooted in our sector. This includes the ways marginalized peoples are ignored, exploited, or discounted. In doing so, I’ve had the chance to think about how I have contributed to these harms. I’ve been asking, “In what ways have I, as a facilitator and practitioner, reinforced white supremacy culture at NEW? In my relationships with clients?” I’ve been especially interested in our evaluation and feedback practices.

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MORE THAN A VOTE

MORE THAN A VOTE

Making change in the world requires people to both take action and be willing to sacrifice. These are only a few examples of many instances. Creating a better world doesn’t happen by accident. It takes years of long work, by generation after generation, moving the needle towards the promise of something wonderful. It takes everyday people willing to stand up and say we want better. We deserve better.

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