Grants

Year Recent

Regular Grants $161,000

Association to Benefit Children

New York, NY

A nineteenth-year grant to support Fast Break, a comprehensive mental health program for children.

A counselor at Association to Benefit Children's Fast Break clinic comforts a child.

$15,000

Avenues for Justice(formerly Andrew Glover Youth Program)

New York, NY

A twentythird-year grant to support alternatives to incarceration for youthful offenders as well as crime-prevention programs for at-risk youths from New York’s Lower East Side and East Harlem neighborhoods.

A former client of Avenues for Justice, now a successful college graduate, with her daughter and her former court advocate.

$15,000

Ballet Tech Foundation

New York, NY

A eighth-year grant to support the Ballet Tech School, a tuition-free elementary school of classical dance.

Ballet Tech 4th grade boys ballet technique class.

$15,000

Breakthrough New York

New York, NY

An eleventh-year grant to support a program with the dual goals of assisting talented low- income public school students on their path to college and inspiring high school and college students to pursue careers in education.

A high-school student and Breakthrough New York teaching intern tutors a 7th-grader.

$15,000

Children of Promise NYC

Brooklyn, NY

A eighth-year grant to support after-school and summer programs for children of incarcerated parents.

The Children of Promise NYC Orchestra performing for an afterschool event.

$11,000

Exalt Youth

Brooklyn, NY

A third-year grant to support services to court-involved youths which are designed to achieve educational re-engagement and avoidance of the judicial system.

Exalt Youth members working

$15,000

Fiver Children’s Foundation

New York, NY

A third-year grant to support youth development programs designed to empower children to make good decisions, become engaged citizens, and to succeed in school, careers, and life.

Fivers kids with a staff member

$15,000

Fresh Youth Initiatives

New York, NY

A twentieth-year grant to support a community youth development program in New York’s Washington Heights and Inwood neighborhoods.

The participants and leaders of FYI's Welcome Program, which assists elementary-school students who arrived in New York City recently and are learning to speak English.

$15,000

Friends of the Children New York

New York, NY

A fifteenth-year grant to support an intensive professional mentoring program for the most highly at-risk children.

A Friends of the Children client at work.

$15,000

GO Project

New York, NY

A twentieth-year grant to support a remedial education program for needy elementary school children.

GO Project students on a summer field trip to the Highline, NYC

$15,000

Legal Outreach

Long Island City, NY

A twelfth-year grant to support a Summer Law Institute for 8th-grade students, a part of a program which expands educational opportunities for underserved junior-high-school and high-school students.

A Legal Outreach Student Cross-Examining a Witness in a Mock Trial.

$15,000

Legacy Grants $347,500

Association to Benefit Children

Renovation of space to create the headquarters for the new Fast Break + program, an expanded mental health program for children.

$125,000

Ballet Tech

Replacement of three pianos, and repair of two others.

$71,600

Fresh Youth Initiatives

Funding for a new literacy program for middle and high school students with significant reading delays, the first year of a two-year grant.

$75,000

Legal Outreach

First-year funding of a new Professional Exposure Program.

$75,900

Mini Grants $2,500

American Friends Service Committee

Philadelphia, PA

A first-time grant to support services to NYC young people affected by incarceration or deportation.

$500

Citizens’ Committee for Children of New York

New York, NY

An intermittent grant to support advocacy for children.

$250

New York Immigration Coalition

A first-time grant to support advocacy for immigrant and refugee children.

$250

New York Youth Justice Initiative at Philanthropy

New York, NY

$500

North East Community Center

Millerton, NY

A tenth-year grant to support a community-service agency in a rural upstate community.

$1,000
Total: $511,000