A daughter of immigrants, Consuelo Castillo Kickbusch rose from the poverty of a Texas border town to become the highest ranking Hispanic woman in the Combat Support Field of the U.S. Army and then retired to focus on educating and empowering the next generation of leaders.
News — Board and Members News
The Council has added webinars on board engagement and hiring that are offered exclusively for members.
The free, members-only event connects human services HR staff and executives to college representatives as a way to learn more about programs and how to recruit students.
Providers' Council members that wish to appeal the first-quarter EMAC Supplement assessment must do so by June 30th.
The A.R.T. Institute and John McManus Leadership Forum hosted "Celebrating Humanity & Environment – Facing New Challenges” on May 10 in Needham.
Providers' Council member employees who meet all criteria can apply for one-time awards toward their pursuit of a master's degree.
Sens. DiDomenico and Lesser file amendments to study pay disparities and create loan repayment for qualified human services workers.
There's plenty to choose from on the Council's events calendar this month. Here's a quick rundown.
The annual Awards of Excellence will be presented to outstanding individuals, organizations and partners on Thursday, Sept. 20, during the 43rd Annual Convention & Expo: RISE! at the Marriott Copley Place in Boston.
Providers' Council members elect new board members, officers at Annual Business Meeting in Worcester.
The Seventh Annual Caring Force State House Rally brought more than 500 people to Beacon Hill to urge support of Council's loan repayment and fair pay bills.
The April events calendar is bursting with professional development opportunities. There's something for everyone at your organization here.
Applications are available for the positions of Marketing Intern and Workforce Development Intern, available Summer 2018. Applications are due April 27, 2018.
The Council will host the luncheon forum following the Annual Business Meeting at the Beechwood Hotel on Wednesday, April 11. Alliance for Strong Families and Communities CEO Susan Dreyfus addresses the transformational potential of the human services ecosystem and its economic impact, and new data will take a deeper look into the makeup of the Massachusetts human services workforce.
The Providers' Council records the webinars it hosts throughout the year and shares the link in the Members-Only Resources section of providers.org.
New offerings are added regularly to the Council's online learning management system and it now features more than 600 courses.
The Providers' Council was disappointed late last month to read a front-page Boston Globe article maligning the work done by nonprofits. The Globe claimed in a headline on the front page of its Sunday newspaper that "Theft at nonprofits 'shockingly common,'" an assertion that greatly disappointed us.
Council President and CEO Michael Weekes recently marked a significant milestone of 20 years of leadership at the organization.
A short business meeting to elect new board members will be followed by a forum to address the latest research project.
We're looking forward to working with you in 2018!