You’re Invited: Long Island Imagine Awards, July 8, 2020 [Video]


The Long Island Imagine Awards, hailed as the “Academy Awards for Nonprofits” is the leading awards program recognizing innovation and leadership in the nonprofit sector on Long Island. This grant competition was established in 2012 by Ken Cerini, CPA, Managing Partner of Cerini and Associates, LLP. The Long Island Imagine Awards receives hundreds of applications each year from Long Island-based nonprofits who want to spotlight their innovation in programming, social impact and overall excellence. Winners are announced LIVE at the event after their video is premiered in front of an audience filled with over 400 supporters of the sector. Each finalist receives a complimentary video, and the winners receive a $5,000 grant to further fund their missions. Nearly $200,000 has been distributed since inception.  ​​

Introducing the Non-Profit Fireside Chat [Video]

Introducing the Non-Profit Fireside Chat, a discussion for nonprofits with nonprofit leaders. Thanks to our recent guests:

Katie McGowan – HorseAbilty

Renee Flagler – Girls Inc. of Long Island

Mark Cox – Big Brothers Big Sisters of Long Island

Specials thanks to Christine Deska, as well!

To view the complete Fireside Chat, click here: 

What’s The TRUE Power of Connecting? [VIDEO]

Are you a connector? Do you bring people together? Do you see opportunities that others don’t? In this video, Tommy DiMisa discusses his approach to successful networking. 

Tommy DiMisa

Founder & Connector

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