Provide disadvantaged children and youth with more high-quality learning time through early childhood education and afterschool, summer, and expanded learning programs.
- Significantly improve the social, emotional, and cognitive development of young children
- Measurably improve the academic performance of disadvantaged students
- Significantly improve students’ ability to learn, work, and thrive in a digital society
- Demonstrably improve the effectiveness of leadership, faculty, and staff
Bank Street College of Education
$200,000 (over two years)
To help support the Liberty LEADS college preparation and leadership development program for inner-city youth
To help support the academic success and persistence of students from underserved communities at particularly vulnerable stages in the academic pipeline and in fields in which they are traditionally underrepresented
Breakthrough New York, Inc.
To provide general operating support for Breakthrough New York
As a final grant to support the Center for Achieving Future Education college access program
The Children's Storefront (aka Storefront Academy Harlem)
To help support the High School Placement and Alumni Relations Initiative
Cornelia Connelly Center for Education
$100,000 (over two years)
To help support the Holy Child Middle School for low-income girls
Cristo Rey New York High School
To provide general support
Early Steps, Inc.
To help increase the number of minority students in independent schools at the primary grade level
The Fresh Air Fund, Inc.
As a one-time capacity-building grant for the College Connections program for students from underserved communities
Goddard Riverside Community Center
Over two years, divided as follows: $125,000 each year for college access services and training; and an additional $50,000 in the first year to update the data systems Options uses for course registration and performance management
Harlem Educational Activities Fund, Inc.
To help support HEAF's High Expectations Middle School Program
Harlem RBI, Inc. dba DREAM
$200,000 (over two years)
To help support program and organizational development activities related to program codification, evaluation, and human capital management
To match the second year of a Social Innovation Fund grant and support expansion of the College Success program in NYC and a six-year independent evaluation of iMentor's impact on college readiness
Jewish Home Lifecare Manhattan (formerly The Jewish Home and Hospital for Aged)
To help support the Geriatric Career Development program for at-risk high-school youth
The New York Opportunity Network, Inc. dba The Opportunity Network
To help provide low-income public high school students access to career development training, professional networks, and competitive colleges
The New York-Presbyterian Hospital
To help support the Lang Youth Medical Program
Student/Sponsor Partnership, Inc.
To help support the School Coordinator Stipend Initiative
Summer on the Hill
To help provide academic enrichment and counseling for promising underserved students from Manhattan and the Bronx
The Urban Dove, Inc.
To renew support for the College All-Stars program