Re: [Organizers] Directors and Officers insurance for a medium-size dance organization with a volunteer BOD

2019-06-07 Thread David Chandler via Organizers
Country Dance New York (CDNY) has D, obtained through the same broker as our liability insurance (New York Council of Nonprofits, the organization for nonprofits in New York - similar organizations are across the country). $797 last year. It was a close call when we decided to go with it. On one

Re: [Organizers] Directors and Officers insurance for a medium-size dance organization with a volunteer BOD

2019-06-07 Thread Winston, Alan P. via Organizers
BACDS has at least once had a potential board member decline because he was afraid of losing his house. When we looked into D insurance then (10+ years ago) it seemed ruinously expensive, maybe because the org was losing money annually at the time. The recommendation we were given

[Organizers] Directors and Officers insurance for a medium-size dance organization with a volunteer BOD

2019-06-07 Thread Craig Meltzner via Organizers
Directors and Officers liability insurance. We have a quote from a local broker for a $1 million limit of liability, claims-made policy with a $5,000 deductible for annual cost of $850. Reputable insurance company - same one which provides general liability coverage for NBCDS through CDSS

Re: [Organizers] outdoor dances in parks?

2019-04-15 Thread Dugan Murphy via Organizers
-dance-outside *Logistics*: FoCSP is a nonprofit that has an agreement with the City of Portland, Maine to organize events in the park, but other organizations can do so as well through the Parks and Recreation Department by paying for an event permit and providing proof of insurance. FoCSP

Re: [Organizers] Lower attendance this year?

2017-12-19 Thread Jeff Kaufman via Organizers
doing so back in the 1970's and 1980's. > The quality of our performers (and cost of performers) was intentionally > raised during the "upswing" years, and we were also able to put some money > in the bank at the same time that we started spending money on liability > insurance and forming

Re: [Organizers] Taking admission

2017-12-29 Thread Alan Winston via Organizers
g the door if they're in the majority gender.  The signup sheet is visible at the table and if there are a lot of open slots and people aren't volunteering for them, the current person sitting out will point out to people coming in the door that there are slots.  We have people sign in (for insuranc

[Organizers] CDSS Shop Talk for organizers

2020-04-20 Thread Brent & Emily via Organizers
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