November 11, 2012
N.Y. Fund Helps Charities With the Costs of Merging
When leaders of the Kaufman Center, a Manhattan nonprofit that offers music instruction, were asked for help by a well-regarded but financially troubled music-education group in Harlem, they jumped at the opportunity to help more needy and talented youngsters.
Opus 118 Harlem School of Music, which had been evicted from its headquarters in March, could benefit from the Kaufman Center’s financial stability and management experience, they figured.
But as talks progressed,