The Soapbox and Toolbox for New York State's Nonprofits

Insurance & Risk Management

Through our insurance subsidiary Council Services Plus, NYCON provides members with comprehensive coverage at affordable prices. Our team understands nonprofits and can clarify your organization's mission for insurance companies.

insurance-sales.jpgBoard Liability Insurance (D&O Insurance) For over 35 years NYCON has sponsored group insurance programs for itself and its members. The NYCON D&O program provides comprehensive coverage for your board, staff and volunteers. The current endorsed program is through Chubb (Best’s Rated A++ Superior). 


GL_Icon.jpgGeneral (Property) Liability Insurance
General Liability & Property provides coverage for lawsuits filed against the Nonprofit and its representatives. It protects the nonprofit against liability for property damage or bodily and personal injury that it allegedly caused. Council Services Plus provides timely quotes, information and education on policy coverages  Click here for more information.


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CS Plus can offer everything from a general review to in-depth consulting and bid services on general, professional, and board liability insurance. CS Plus can write a Liability Insurance Review for your nonprofit, giving an overview of the insurance held by the organization and how it meets contractual and operational requirements.

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NYCON provides many different services and resources to help your nonprofit with Risk Managment. NYCON regularly sponsors seminars around the state focusing on risk management, proactive policies and procedures, and liability insurance.

In addition, NYCON serves as a satellite office of the Nonprofit Risk Management Center (NRMC), a Washington, DC-based group dedicated to putting practical resources for risk management into the hands of nonprofit organizations across the United States.

The team of NYCON, the Nonprofit Risk Management Center, and Council Services Plus provides a one-stop-shop for any and all questions you may have.

Insurance Questions?


NYCON Members can access the expertise and services of the Council Services Plus staff. Please contact them at 1 (877) 501-4277 or via email.

NYCON develops and promotes an effective and vibrant charitable nonprofit community throughout New York State.  We strengthen organizational capacity, act as an advocate and unifying voice, help to inform philanthropic giving, and conduct research and planning to demonstrate relevance and impact.