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
Jewish Community Council of Greater Coney Island, Inc.
$100,000 (over two years)
To support key areas of organizational capacity aimed at strengthening and sustaining programs and services
To help support the development and implementation of place-based workforce development initiatives that achieve better outcomes for young people
New York City Employment and Training Coalition, Inc.
To help support communications and convening activities
Phipps Neighborhoods, Inc.
To support the Career Network: Healthcare program
United Jewish Appeal-Federation of Jewish Philanthropies of New York, Inc.
For planning and development of program and community partnerships in preparation for the opening of a multi-service Queens Hub