Build and preserve economic security and independence among low-income individuals and families.
- Increase the number of low-income New Yorkers who are placed in and retain jobs that support economic independence
- Increase the number of low-income New Yorkers enrolled in public benefits that complement work
- Enable vulnerable populations (e.g., the elderly) to remain in their own homes and communities, with a focus on systemic efforts to address barriers to independence
Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation
$30,000 (over four months)
To help support the feasibility phase of a capacity building project to integrate Restoration's performance and data management systems for workforce development and asset building
Bowery Residents' Committee, Inc.
To help support the Horizons Workforce Development Program
Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens
To help support the Parish & Community program's efforts to strengthen client services, case management, and community outreach, along with its capacity to report on the results of these services
Food Bank for New York City
$250,000 (over two years)
To help support the New York City Earned Income Tax Credit Program
The HOPE Program, Inc.
$70,000 (over two years)
To help support the job placement program
Hunger Free America, Inc. (formerly New York City Coalition Against Hunger, Inc.)
To help support ongoing anti-hunger advocacy through the Food Action Board (FAB) program and year three of the Food Secure 2018 Campaign, with a focus on the administrative and executive agenda
Jewish Community Council of Greater Coney Island, Inc.
To provide general support for the Jewish Community Council of Greater Coney Island
To help support and expand the work of the Lower East Side Employment Network (LESEN)
LEAP, Inc., dba Brooklyn Workforce Innovations
To provide capacity building support for their workforce development programs and services
Neighborhood Trust Financial Partners, Inc.
$120,000 (over two years)
To help support financial education programs in community and workplace settings
New York City Employment and Training Coalition, Inc.
To help support NYCETC's efforts to improve the quality of employment and training programs and foster stronger connections among its members
The New York Community Trust
To help support the New York City Workforce Development Fund
Per Scholas Inc.
To help support the implementation of a new Learning Management System for students in its IT workforce development programs in New York City
United Way of New York City
$250,000 (over two years)
To help support the New York City Change Capital Fund donor collaborative
Year Up, Inc.
To help support Year Up NYC, a professional apprenticeship and job training program for disconnected young adults