Deadline for nominations is 5pm, Tuesday, December 11, 2018.

Thank you for nominating your colleague to participate in Philanthropy New York's 2019 Essential Skills and Strategies (ESS) course. We are delighted to offer this program as one of the many ways we support philanthropic professionals in their careers. 

Visit our website to learn more about the program and intended outcomes of participation:

If you have any questions, please contact Kristen Ruff (


Philanthropy New York

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* 1. Your Contact Information:

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* 2. ESS Candidate:

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* 3. Please briefly describe how this candidate will contribute to a productive group work/peer learning environment.

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* 4. I support my staff's participation and will ensure they are able to be out of the office to fully participate on the following dates:
  • Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Friday, January 25, 2019 - 
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

 (Snow date: Monday, January 28)
  • Friday, February 1, 2019 - 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

 (Snow date: Monday, February 4)
  • Friday, February 8, 2019 
- 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM (includes closing reception) (Snow date: Monday, February 11)