More on Y-Press

Dateline: Thu 18 Nov 2010

The word is that Y-Press needs $12K to keep the doors open through the end of this year.

Grants have been applied for, and Y-Press may know Friday -- today -- if any of those have come through.

Bureau director Lynn Sygiel has taken a pay cut, and one staff member has had hours cut, in order to make ends meet.

This all hinges on grants coming through, since the not-for-profit needs to fiinish the year in the black.

As for contacting the board, that would be the board of Y-Press, but it seems as if all emergency measures that can be taken are being taken.  It would be lovely if a philanthropist swooped down and saved the day. Let's see what happens....



Tell The Truth [Member] said:

Are they properly registered as a 501(c)3? The tax deduction thing is important to some as they make year-end giving plans.

2010-11-19 06:02:37

Matt Stone [unverified] said:

Yes they are, TTT.

2010-11-19 06:54:44

Ms. Cynical [unverified] said:

Gee. This would be a natural for the Nina Pulliam Trust....

2010-11-19 18:43:05

Tell The Truth [Member] said:

Ya think?

2010-11-20 05:53:16

Ms. Cynical [unverified] said:

irony, TTT, irony!

2010-11-20 13:45:37

StarNewsie [unverified] said:

Hey, maybe Myrta can save it! Yeah, right.

2010-11-22 08:52:32

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