BALCONY - Business and Labor Coalition of New York

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June 8, 2016: On Your Feet BALCONY On Broadway: Event Photos and Report

May 12, 2016: BALCONY & HealthFirst Health Care Forum (video report to come): Details

May 2016: BALCONY Gateway Breakfast Forum, Video Report: VideoReport

April 20, 2016:  BALCONY/77WABC Common Ground radio show PODCASTS available on SoundCloud

April 15, 2016:  Listen to the 3rd radio broadcast, COMMON GROUND, Sunday, April 17.  Details

April 6, 2016: On Your Feet!  A New Musical and the 2016 BALCONY ON BROADWAY FundraiserOnYourFeet

March 24, 2016:  BUDGET Issues (current): BUDGET

March 22, 2016:  $15 Minimum Wage & Infrastructure on Premiere WABC/BALCONY: COMMON GROUND show.
Listen to the PODCASTS:  PODCASTS

March 18, 2016: Premiere BALCONY / WABC 770 am Radio Show, COMMON GROUND, launches March 20 at 10 p.m.: SHOW

March 18, 2016: PFL FORUM, March 18 regarding PAID LEAVE: PFL

March 7, 2016:  2016 NYC & NYS BUDGET (and more):  BUDGET

February 3, 2016:  NYS Comptroller DiNapoli: 2-11-16 — Cocktail Networking Reception – Forum:  DiNapoli

January 1, 2016: BALCONY Winter Report: Report

January 28, 2016:  Workplace Health Panel Invitation, Feb. 18, 2016; hosted by Mount Sinai:  Invite

November 23, 2015: HUNGERTHON 2015:  30 YEARS; Live Radiothon Broadcast on Tuesday, November 24th:  Hungerthon

November 17, 2015: Cornell ILR in conjunction with MVP Healthcare Presents: The Affordable Care Act -Cadillace Tax Facts and Updates- Dec. 9 in Albany, Dec.10 in Rochester:  DETAILS

November 16, 2015:  Labor Press Health Summit #3, Nov. 19, 2015:  Summit

November 13, 2015: BALCONY GATEWAY Breakfast Forum: GATEWAY

November 6, 2015: NYAREA Luncheon Nov. 16, 2015:  NYAREA

November 6, 2015:  RPA GATEWAY Video: GATEWAY

November 2015:  Rep. Nadler Keynotes BALCONY GATEWAY Breakfast Forum Nov. 13:  FORUM

October 29, 2015:  INFRASTRUCTURE EVENTS:  GCA Nov. 2; PWC Nov. 5:  EVENTS

October 15, 2015:  AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust: AFLCIO

September 15, 2015: For immediate release: PARTNERSHIP FOR EDUCATIONAL JUSTICE IS A THREAT TO PUBLIC EDUCATION: see  EDUCATION

August 31, 2015:  GNYCC Celebrating 50 Years of Service Event:  GNYCC

August 27, 2015: BALCONY BENEFIT: Eagles vs Jets, Sept. 27: FOOTBALL

August 26, 2015, MTA Capital Plan;  MTA

August 25, 2015, Professional Woman in Construction (PWC) event Sept. 15: PWC

June 21, 2015, WhyHunger Chapin Awards Gala, Tuesday, June 23, 2015: WhyHunger

June 4, 2015, Why should charter operators be rewarded when so many do not educate all students? Article: Mulgrew

June 8, DEMOS celebrates 15th anniversary June 9; Transforming America Awards & Gala: DEMOS

June 4, Labor Leadership Awards Program, June 4, 2015. Click here for details, sponsorships, reservations: LLAP

May 29, NYCOSH 36th Annual Awards Celebration, May 29, 2015. Click for Invitation Brochure and Click for Journal Ad Rates

May 26, National Writers Union Book Party, May 26 — meet Bill Hohlfeld and new book “Ascent to Avalon” – details

May 21, Infrastructure Initiative Breakfast — details

April 14, 2015: BALCONY announces Finding Neverland, a BALCONY BROADWAY Fundraiser, June 11.  Finding Neverland

April 7, 2015: Women’s History Awards Report:  Women

March 25, 2015:  Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Man & Woman of the Year Awards, April-May dates: LLS

March 19, 2015:  The Working Theater Awards Honors Stuart Appelbaum on April 13, 2015:  Appelbaum

March 19, 2015:  DEMOS celebrates 15th anniversary June 9; Transforming America Awards & Gala:  DEMOS

March 13, 2015: Women’s History Awards, March 27, 2015: WOMEN

March 12, 2015:  Meet the CEO of Amalgamated Bank April 21, 2015 at the North Star Fund Community Gala.  Details here:  Amalgamated

March 6, 2015: HEALTHFIRST RENEWS ITS PRESENTING SPONSORSHIP OF THE AMERICAN DIABETES ASSOCIATION EXPO SATURDAY, MARCH 14th AT JACOB JAVITS CENTER: Details HERE

March 6, 2015: Community Healthcare Network invites you to our Journey to Wellness Gala! Click HERE to register, view sponsorship opportunities and pay online.   You can also download the electronic PDF gala package HERE.
For more information, email gala@chnnyc.org or call 212.244.7333. Thank you for supporting quality healthcare in New York City. We look forward to seeing you there!

March 1, 2015: BALCONY March 2015 Issues Report: March2015

February 19, 2015: BALCONY Affordable Housing Forum Video Report:  Video Report

January 13, 2015:  BALCONY Affordable Housing Forum, Feb. 4, 2015:  HOUSING

November 20, 2014: December 12 – NYS Comptroller DiNapoli Keynotes BALCONY Breakfast NYS Economy Forum: IMPACT

September 19, 2014:  Campaign For America’s Future honors de Blasio, Jayaraman, Saunders in Washington, DC on Oct. 14:  Campaign

September 16, 2014:  CBS Political Network Night, Thurs., Sept. 18, 2014: CBS

September 16, 2014:  Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes, Oct. 11: Diabetes

September 3, 2014:  The Greater New York Chamber of Commerce, Business Expo: Sept. 18, 2014:  EXPO

August 20, 2014: Hillman Foundation hosts Your Shirt Off Their Backs, Sept. 11, 2014 (prominent speakers): Hillman

August 20, 2014: NYCHSRO, the oldest healthcare peer review organization in New York will be celebrating its fortieth year of monitoring the quality, appropriateness and cost effectiveness of healthcare delivery programs on Sept. 15, 2014:   NYCHSRO/MedReview

August 18, 2010:  Teamster Center Services Fund hosts the 21st Annual Health & Benefits Expo, Oct. 24: EXPO

June 18, 2014: All The Way — A BALCONY Broadway Benefit – June 25.  DETAILS

May 30, 2014:  Labor Press 2nd Annual Leadership Awards, June 5, 2014: Labor Press

May 14, 2014:  Fight GENDER Discrimination:  GENDA

May 9, 2014: Hispanic Summit The Power of the Hispanic Vote in NY May 13 2014:  Summit

May 9, 2014: WhyHunger HOPE TO END HUNGER event: June32014:  WhyHunger

May 6, 2014: CWA LOCAL 1180 FILM ON THE MERITS MAY 12th at Workers Unite Third Annual Film Festival:  Festival

April 29, 2014:  Sidney Hillman Foundation Announces Awards for Excellence in Reporting in Service of the Common Good Tues. May 6 2014: Hillman

April 23, 2014: Town Hall Series — NYC’s Paid Sick Leave Law — Wednesday April 30 2014: Town Hall

April 21, 2014: Working Theater — Cherry Smoke, Apr 22 – May 18: CherrySmoke

April 8, 2014:  NYC Tour de Cure May 10: DIABETES

April 1, 2014: Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney Guest Speaker at 4-11 Breakfast:  Maloney

March 24, 2014:  Working Theater 2014 Annual Awards April 7, 2014: Working Theatre

March 21, 2014: Premiere March 28 Black Theatre Classic One-Act Plays Revitalized:  THEATRE

March 20, 2014:  Women’s History Month Breakfast & Awards, honoring Letitia James and others on March 28, 2014:  Women

March 12, 2014: Terry Moore of Local 46 Metallic Lathers Union to be honored at Peggy Browning Awards on April 8, 2014: Peggy Browning Fund

March 7, 2014: A Better Balance Honoring DiBartolo, Nides, Goodman on May 5, 2014:  ABB

February 21, 2014:  FPI February 2014 Briefing Book and Testimony: FPI

February 10, 2014:  BALCONY February Report: Report

January 24, 2014:  Common Cause NY Annual Awards Dinner, Feb. 11, honoring Cynthia DiBartolo:  Common Cause

December 19, 2013: DiNapoli, Liu Stringer BALCONY FORUM VIDEO Report: FORUM

November 8, 2013: The Impact of Wall Street & the Washington Fiscal Crisis on the New York Economy — with DiNapoli, Liu & Stringer — Dec. 13:  FORUM

October 7, 2013: A breakfast fundraiser benefiting the Fiscal Policy Institute to honor investigative reporter Juan Gonzalez: Oct. 11 — FPI

October 2, 2013: Catherine Abate, CNH’s President & CEO, invites you on a Journey to Health & Wellness on Oct. 22:  ABATE

September 30, 2013: New York State of Health Launches Exchanges on October 1: ACA

September 5, 2013:  Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes:  Step Out

September 5, 2013: World Economic Power Shifts to the East? China

August 19, 2013:  Healthy Workers, Healthy Work: NYS Occupational Health Clinic Network:  HCN

July 18, 2013: NYS Health Carriers Explained at BALCONY/GNYCC St. Luke’s ACA Forum, July 24, 2013:  CARRIERS

June 12, 2013: Pass the Women’s Equality Act — rally and Act details:  ACT

June 12, 2013: Women’s Equality is Good Business by Cynthia DiBartolo: WOMEN

May 2013:  New York Diabetes Symposium Presentations:  Presentations

May 30, 2013: Active BALCONY April and May Events: EVENTS

May 23, 2013: BALCONY Co-Chair Alan Lubin Urges Support for GENDA

May 21, 2013:  NYSUT: One Voice United Rally, June 8, 2013:  Rally

May 16, 2013: Fair Elections for New York: Elections

April 26, 2013: NYCOSH 2013 Awards Celebration, June 4, 2013: NYCOSH

April 25, 2013: DEMOS: Transforming America Awards & Gala:  DEMOS

April 25, 2013: WhyHunger Chapin Awards Dinner, June 3, 2013: WhyHunger

April 15, 2013:  IFL/BALCONY Diabetes Prevention Program Campaign Kicks Off May 16: Diabetes

March 18, 2013: Women’s History Month, Breakfast & Awards Reception, March 22, 2013:  Women

March 5, 2013:  BALCONY Focus on NYS Budget & Health Care: Focus

Feb. 25, 2013: BALCONY Backs NYS Indexed $9/hour Minimum Wage Plan: Minimum Wage

Feb. 22, 2013: Black History Month Awards Reception, Feb. 28: Awards

Feb. 19, 2013:  MOTOWN: The Musical (BALCONY Broadway Benefit) — Tickets going quickly.  Buy Now

Feb. 14, 2013: MT. SINAI HOSTS BALCONY/GNYCC AFFORDABLE CARE WORKSHOP FEB. 28TH:  Mt. Sinai

Feb. 4, 2013:  BALCONY Broadway Benefit & Cocktail Party:  Motown: The Musical

Jan. 22, 2013: NYC’s Su7bsidies for City Point Don’t Add Up: City Point

Jan. 17, 2013: Rainbow Push Wall Street Project Economic Summit Jan. 30 – Feb. 1: Rainbow

Jan. 15, 2013: National Labor and Management Conference, Feb. 14-19

Dec. 14, 2012: BALCONY Urges Congress to Support $60 Billion SANDY Aid Package: SANDY

Dec. 12, 2012:  Video Report – DiNapoli/Liu The Impact of Wall Street & Hurricane Sandy:  VIDEO

Dec. 8, 2012: We urge you to participate in Hungerthon 2012: WhyHunger

Dec. 4, 2012:  Maintain the Social Safety Net, We Need Shared Sacrifice by Mark Jaffe: Sacrifice

Nov. 30, 2012:  NYS AFL-CIO Annual Labor Celebration, Dec. 6, 2012  AFLCIO

Nov. 19, 2012:  Association of Benefit Administrators, Inc.  13th Annual Awards Reception on Dec. 12, 2012.  ABA

Nov. 18, 2012:  Community Healthcare Network Helps Others.  HELP

Nov. 12, 2012:  The Impact of Wall Street & Hurricane Sandy on the New York Economy: Dec. 6, 2012.  A BALCONY Breakfast Forum.  Featuring NYC Comptroller John Liu and NYS Comptroller Tom DiNapoli and other distinguished panelists.  Click here for details:  Forum

Nov. 2012: NY Building Congress 2012 Industry Recognition Dinner – Nov. 13, 2012:  NYBC

Oct. 2012: Golf Outing Rescheduled due to Hurricane Sandy: GOLF

Sept. 12, 2012:  Fall 2012 — BALCONY Issues & Events:  Fall2012

July 26, 2012: NY Forums on Affordable Care Act a Huge Success: Follow-up

July 18, 2012:  BALCONY Urges Con Ed and Union to Bargain in Good Faith: Article

June 29, 2012:  BALCONY Hails Supreme Court Decision in Support of Affordable Health Care Act and The Diabetes Epidemic: A NYS Health Care Challenge:  Document

June 28, 2012: Times Digest article:  The Diabetes Epidemic: A NYS Health Care Challenge by Catherine M. Abate:  Article

June 19, 2012:  BALCONY Report — June 19, 2012:  REPORT

April 2, 2012: BALCONY Benefit Performance, May 23, 2012:  God Of Carnage

March 27, 2012:  Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Small Business

March 2012:  New York Times Digest Articles by BALCONY Co-Chairs

March 2012:  EVENTS

January 30, 2012:  Minimum Wage Hike Proposed

January 25, 2012:  Abate and Hayes selected as new BALCONY Co-Chairs

September 19, 2011:  BALCONY MEMBER EVENTS FALL 2011

September 8, 2011:  BALCONY Members Tour World Trade Center Site (photo essay)

August 23, 2011:  BALCONY Report: Issues and Events September/Fall 2011

July 27, 2011:  Issues and Policies Reports

July 25, 2011:  BALCONY 2011 Golf Outing — INVITE

July 18, 2011:  BALCONY Golf Outing Flyer

July 18, 2011: BALCONY Albany Golf Kick-Off Party, July 27, 2011

June 8, 2011:  BALCONY Member Rallies, Forums, and Awards — June and July 2011

June 7, 2011: New York Must Reject the Property Tax Cap

May 24, 2011:  Video Report: Safety in the Workplace – May 6, 2011 BALCONY Forum

May 17, 2011:  Support Member Events

April 14, 2011:  Safety in the Workplace

April 14, 2011:  BALCONY/HCFANY Action Alert: Tell Congress to vote NO on Ryan 2012 House Budget Proposal!

March 30, 2011:  Update: NY State Budget 2011 – 2012 (with Member comments)

March 10, 2011:  Shared Sacrifice: BALCONY Budget Report 2011-2012

February 14, 2011:  BALCONY Member WDI Needs Your Help!

January 28, 2011:  BALCONY Member Briefs – January 2011

January 2011:  REPORT: Wall Street — The Impact on the NY Economy

December 2010:  Happy Holidays from BALCONY

November 30, 2010:  Tickets, Sponsorship, and general Information for The Impact of Wall Street on the New York Economy — a BALCONY Breakfast Forum on December 16, 2010 with Comptrollers Thomas DiNapoli & John Liu.

Click here for details: Wall Street

November 19, 2010:  HUNGERTHON 2010 — Help Fight Hunger

October 14, 2010:  WHY’s Guys Rock the Hard Rock – Thurs., Oct. 28, 2010 CANCELLED

October 12, 2010: Video Report — 75th Anniversary of Social Security

October 11, 2010:  Milberg/Governance for Owners Event – Thursday, Oct. 14, 2010 (complimentary educational forum)

October 4, 2010:  Medicare Rights Center Announces 2010 Awards Dinner, Oct. 18, 2010

September 30, 2010:  Health Benefits Expo – Friday, Oct. 15, 2010

September 27, 2010:  Fiscal Policy Institute Fundraiser, Oct. 7, 2010, honoring Nobel Laureate Joseph E. Stiglitz

September 20, 2010:  Changes in the Administration of NYS Workers’ Compensation Law

August 13, 2010:  Social Security Diamond Anniversary Celebration, Aug. 19, 2010

July 19,2010: Building the Region in 2010 and Beyond with Chris Ward, Executive Director, Port Authority of NY & NJ – A BALCONY Forum Report

July 12, 2010:  NYS $50 Million Small Business Revolving Loan Fund  Report on BALCONY GNYCC Forum

June 10, 2010: Port Authority Executive Director Chris Ward  Infrastructure Experts Address June 25 BALCONY Breakfast

June 1, 2010:  BALCONY Breakfast June 25, 2010 with Port Authority Executive Director, Christopher O. Ward

May 19, 2010:  BALCONY Co-Chair Says Bring Back the Stock Transfer Tax

April 26, 2010:  BALCONY Report  HHS Secretary Sebelius  at  NYC Health Care Symposium

April 23, 2010:  SPECIAL BALCONY REPORT: ACCESS FOR SMALL BUSINESS – ROCHESTER, NY

April 21, 2010: BALCONY  NYS Budget Report 2010-2011

March 16, 2010: Update on March 26, 2010 Symposium (with Keynote by Secretary Kathleen Sebelius) — The Status of Health Care Reform – A BALCONY Symposium

January 28, 2010:  Save St. Vincent’s Hospital

January 28, 2010:  BALCONY Access for Small Business ROCHESTER Forum

January 5, 2010:  DiNapoli Forum Report: Wall Street and the New York Economy

December 14, 2009:  SPECIAL BALCONY REPORT ACCESS TO SMALL BUSINESS NOVEMBER  20TH FORUM

November 18, 2009: December 4th  Wall Street  the New York Economy with NYS Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli

November 9, 2009: BALCONY ACCESS FOR SMALL BUSINESS (FORUM)

August 20, 2009: NEW HEALTH CARE LAW FOR 19-29 YEAR OLDS: BALCONY ACCESS FOR SMALL BUSINESS FORUMS

July 14, 2009: BALCONY  American Cancer Society NYS LEGISLATIVE HEALTH CARE ALERT

July 8, 2009: Bridges, Roads, Tunnels, and Fiber: BALCONY Breakfast Forum (June 18, 2009) with Port Authority Executive Director, Chris Ward

June 8, 2009: BALCONY & ACS Urge Health Insurance for Young Adults, Preserve Community Rating

May 21, 2009: BALCONY-Rochester Health Care Forum Report

April 27, 2009: BALCONY New York State Budget Report

March 26, 2009: Increase Income Tax Rate on Wealthy

March 5, 2009: The Impact of the 2009 Stimulus Package on NY State

February 5, 2009: Wall Street Bonuses; Stimulus Plan; Indian Point Power Plant; MTA; Say Yes to Education; BALCONY Briefs

January 22, 2009: Health Care Coverage for NY’s Young Adults, Ages 19-29

December 23, 2008: Wall Street Metldown: Comptrollers DiNapoli and Thompson

November 12, 2008: Two-Year Deficit Reduction Plan

August 7, 2008:  BALCONY Opposes Property Tax Caps, Supports “CircuitBreaker”

July 9, 2008: Property Tax Battle

June 12, 2008: Forum Focus on New York’s Health Care Pulse