Funding Update 8.1.14

Greetings, Neighborhood Council Treasurers, Board Members, and stakeholders. I hope this week’s newsletter finds you all well. The NC Checking Account System is now officially 1 month old, and with any such young system, there have been ups and downs, adjustments, apologies, and corrections. But there have also been successes, improvements, compliments, and positive suggestions. [...]

By | August 1st, 2014|Blog, Neighborhood Council Funding|Comments Off on Funding Update 8.1.14

Funding Update 7.25.14

Greetings, Neighborhood Council Treasurers, Board Members, and stakeholders. I hope this week’s newsletter finds you all well. As we try out the new NC Checking Account system for NC’s we are receiving lots of positive feedback as well as concerns and confusion about the new process. Since this process is new to everyone, we are [...]

By | July 25th, 2014|Blog, Neighborhood Council Funding|Comments Off on Funding Update 7.25.14

Funding Update 7.18.14

Greetings, Neighborhood Council Treasurers, Board Members, and stakeholders. Please see below for some important information. Best, Armando Ruiz Neighborhood Council Funding Program Director IMPORTANT DATES / DEADLINES · 10 days after your July NC Board Meeting – June Monthly Expenditure Reports due NC Checking Account Core User’s Guide As part of our commitment to making [...]

By | July 17th, 2014|Blog, Neighborhood Council Funding|Comments Off on Funding Update 7.18.14

Funding Update 7.11.14

Greetings, Neighborhood Council Treasurers, Board Members, and stakeholders. The Funding team is hard at work opening the Union Bank accounts for Neighborhood Councils and we are hopeful that all NC’s will have full access to their funds within the next week or two. In addition, look for additional guides, tutorials and procedures that will help [...]

By | July 11th, 2014|Blog, Neighborhood Council Funding|Comments Off on Funding Update 7.11.14

Funding Update 7.3.14

Greetings, Neighborhood Council Treasurers, Board Members, and stakeholders. The Funding team is hard at work opening the Union Bank accounts for Neighborhood Councils and we are hopeful that all NC’s will have full access to their funds within the next week or two. In addition, look for additional guides, tutorials and procedures that will help [...]

By | July 3rd, 2014|Blog, Neighborhood Council Funding|1 Comment

Funding Update 6.27.14

Greetings, Neighborhood Council Treasurers, Board Members, and stakeholders. The fiscal systems deadlines have now passed. It is now time to start looking at your 2014-15 Budget Packages and the new NC Checking Accounts. After what seemed like an endless litany of obstacles and challenges, the Union Bank NC Checking Accounts are now being opened and [...]

By | June 27th, 2014|Blog, Neighborhood Council Funding|1 Comment

Funding Update 6.13.14

“A journey is a person in itself; no two are alike. And all plans, safeguards, policing, and coercion are fruitless. We find that after years of struggle that we do not take a trip; a trip takes us.” John Steinbeck Greetings, Neighborhood Council Treasurers, Board Members, and stakeholders. We are rapidly approaching the end of [...]

By | June 13th, 2014|Blog, Neighborhood Council Funding|Comments Off on Funding Update 6.13.14

Outreach Bootcamp

EmpowerLA’s Outreach Bootcamp removes the mystery from effective outreach plans and breaks it down to the six essential and familiar elements of effective communication, starting with a foundation of Know Yourself. Regardless of your environment, it is imperative that you focus on clearly establishing who you are, that you discipline yourself to repeat this at [...]

By | June 6th, 2014|Blog, Neighborhood Council Elections, Neighborhood Council Funding, Outreach|Comments Off on Outreach Bootcamp

Funding Update 6.6.14

“Invention, it must be humbly admitted, does not consist in creating out of void but out of chaos.” ― Mary Shelley Greetings, Neighborhood Council Treasurers, Board Members, and stakeholders. These are the trying times, the busy times, the “mad rush to process everything” times. All funding staff is working at full steam to ensure we [...]

By | June 5th, 2014|Blog, Neighborhood Council Funding|Comments Off on Funding Update 6.6.14

Funding Update 5.16.14

Greetings, Neighborhood Council Treasurers, Board Members, and stakeholders. Please see below for some important updates, events, and deadlines. Best, Armando Ruiz Neighborhood Council Funding Program Director IMPORTANT DATES / DEADLINES 10 days after your May NC Board Meeting – April Monthly Expenditure Reports due May 31, 2014 – Deadline to submit Board Resolution requesting the [...]

By | May 16th, 2014|Blog, Neighborhood Council Funding|Comments Off on Funding Update 5.16.14