The Foundation provides support to achieve the following:
- Significantly enhance the ability of key umbrella organizations to help their member or constituent agencies address critical community issues in the Foundation's areas of interest
- Measurably improve organizational effectiveness or program quality of community-based or other organizations working in the Foundation's areas of interest
Advocates for Children of New York, Inc.
To provide direct assistance and training to low-income, vulnerable New York City families who are trying to obtain the support and services their children need to succeed in school
$75,000 (over fifteen months)
To help support the development and implementation of a data system that will enhance service delivery and the documentation of outcomes
Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New York
To support a project aimed at modernizing and strengthening client data management infrastructure
Citizens' Committee for Children of New York, Inc.
$35,000 (over fourteen months)
To help support a public education campaign with the goal of building public awareness and public will to address the issue of family homelessness
Citizens Union Foundation, Inc.
To support Gotham Gazette, the flagship online publication of Citizens Union
$30,000 (over two years)
To help support investigative reporting on New York City, with special attention to issues affecting marginalized communities
Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York, Inc.
$10,000 (over six months)
To help support organizational rebranding in keeping with a recently adopted strategic plan
Philanthropy New York, Inc.
For general operating support
Pro Publica, Inc.
$50,000 (over two years)
To help support reporting concerning New York’s public institutions, including accountability reporting on policies, practices, and program implementation with the goal of stimulating positive change
Sunnyside Community Services, Inc.
To support strategic planning aimed at providing a blueprint for operations, program priorities, and sustainability for the next five years
United Neighborhood Houses of New York, Inc.
$120,000 (over two years)
To support leadership in advancing policy and program objectives on at least two priority issues of interest and concern to members each year