- Grant Seekers
The Foundation has an historic interest in ensuring that individuals and families living in the city have access to the services and resources they need to pursue and sustain successful lives. The Foundation invests in organizations, programs, and projects that achieve results aligned with the objectives outlined below. Please note that the "Results Sought" reflect the specific outcomes of interest to us.
Build and preserve economic security and independence among low-income individuals and families.
City University of New York/Central Office of Continuing Education & Workforce Programs
To help support the CUNY Internship to Employment Program
$25,000 (over eleven months)
To support the Lower East Side Employment Network
The Knowledge House Fellowship, Inc.
To expand postsecondary and career opportunities for emerging technologists from the Bronx
Per Scholas Inc.
To plan and pilot the New York Satellite Partnerships model
Promote and sustain the availability of, and equitable access to, essential community resources needed to support stable, healthy communities, with an emphasis on systemic efforts.
The Association for Neighborhood & Housing Development, Inc.
$200,000 (over two years)
To support its work with and through its member organizations, designed to advance affordable housing production and preservation and equitable economic development in New York City
City Parks Foundation, Inc. (Green Relief and Recovery Fund)
To support the NYC Green Relief and Recovery Fund and support an assessment of the potential for shared services within the open space sector in NYC
City Parks Foundation, Inc.
$110,000 (over two years)
To support the Partnerships for Parks program, which seeks to strengthen park stewardship and equity efforts across New York City
Community Tech NY a project of Allied Media Projects, Inc.
$100,000 (over two years)
To build capacity for digital equity organizing with NYC communities
The Fifth Avenue Committee, Inc.
$100,000 (over two years)
To implement aspects of FAC's strategic plan
Neighborhoods First Fund for Community Planning
$325,000 (over two years)
To support the Neighborhoods First Fund's collaborative grantmaking
The New York Community Trust (GoVoteNYC Collaborative Fund)
To help support the GoVoteNYC collaborative fund
Van Alen Institute
To help support Neighborhoods Now, a community-led COVID-19 response initiative that connects local organizations representing small businesses and other community constituents with pro-bono services from the design field and various professional areas to assist with re-opening and longer-term recovery efforts
Van Cortlandt Park Alliance (FKA Friends of Van Cortlandt Park)
To support the development of a new strategic plan