CARES Act, Independent Living (IL) Fund Provides Pandemic-Related Assistance

  CARES ACT, Independent Living (IL) Fund provides pandemic related financial assistance for independent living services/supplies/equipment, when no other funding can be found. Living Independently is For Everyone at RCIL (LIFE at RCIL) is committed to assuring that you have the services and support you need to live independently. Disruptions caused by the Pandemic pose additional and…

Staffworks is Hiring! Billing Clerk

  Staffworks has an immediate opening for an experienced Billing Clerk for a social services organization located in Utica, NY. The Billing Clerk will be responsible for networking with insurance companies to acquire authorizations and outpatient treatment reports. Additional Responsibilities: Data entry and creation of daily activity sheets Print, review and mail patient bills Assist…

SUNY Poly Announces New Online Master of Science (M.S.) Degree Program in Health Informatics. Applications Now Being Accepted for Fall 2021.

  Notably, the demand for health services managers, which incorporates health informaticians, is expected to continue to expand during the next decade. SUNY Poly’s Master of Science in Health Informatics will prepare students for positions in hospitals, government health care agencies, physician groups, health information exchange organizations, and other institutions and businesses focused on managing…

All Aboard! Adirondack RR News

Coming Tuesday, April 13 at 3 PM. Adirondack RR Executive Director Justin Gonyo and ARPS Board Member Vince Sperrazza will on The Disruption Network podcast. Topics will include railbikes, Polar Express, our planned expansion to Tupper Lake, and more. Adirondack Railroad Railbike tickets continue to be on sale, with the season starting May 8th. Adirondack…

CNY Quest receives $15,000 grant from local Northwestern Mutual financial representative

Despite the ongoing challenges of the past year, a recent study found that 85% of nonprofit organizations had an increase in volunteerism requests,more than double pre-pandemic levels. Northwestern Mutual’s financial advisors have been no exception, as they continue to serve their communities where support is needed most. To spotlight these efforts, the company, through its…

Make-A-Wish® Central New York Kicks Off ‘Wish Heroes’ to Support Nearly 200 Waiting Wishes

Wish families, volunteers paying it forward by raising funds, awareness   Make-A-Wish Central New York and local supporters gathered today at the Greater Utica Chamber of Commerce to kick off a month-long fundraising campaign called Wish Heroes. The virtual fundraiser takes place throughout April and culminates on World Wish Day, April 29th.  The overall goal…

Staffworks is Hiring! Payroll Specialist

  Staffworks is recruiting for an experienced Payroll Specialist for a nonprofit organization in Utica, NY. The Payroll Specialist will work cross-departmentally to audit and verify all time keeping records of employees’ hours worked as well as any deductions or withholdings required to comply with state and federal law.   Essential Functions: Completes all aspects…

Third recipient of the Be A Neighbor Fund Announced

  The third recipient of the Be A Neighbor Fund from Handshake.City and partners Universal Bookkeeper, Made In Utica and McGrogan Design is Bodywise Pure Pilates, a classical Pilates studio located on Genesee Street in Utica. Bodywise will receive $1,000 a month over three months for $3,000 total. Bodywise Pure Pilates, run by owner Valerie Lopata…

SUNY Poly Ranked #15 in Nation for Best Bachelor’s in Civil Engineering

Demonstrating its dedication to providing an affordable, quality education, SUNY Polytechnic Institute (SUNY Poly) has been ranked 15th nationwide in Study.com’s 2021 “Best Bachelor’s in Civil Engineering Degree Programs.” The ranking sets SUNY Poly ahead of other institutions such as the University of Maine (16th), California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo (18th), and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State…