About Us

  Tiffany Challe, Development Associate Tiffany is originally from France and grew up in a multi-cultural environment. She has lived in New York for eight years now, working as a singer and recently completed a Master’s degree in Sustainability Science and Education at the Graduate Center, CUNY. She has previously

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Cassandra Rosser, Administrative Assistant   Cassandra Rosser has been with New Yorkers For Children since May 2014 and is responsible for all administrative tasks.  Prior to that, she was employed in various positions in higher education.

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Subash Midha, Controller   Subash Midha has been with New Yorkers For Children since 2014 and is responsible for all financial activities of the organization. He came to NYFC from the American University in Cairo– the New York office. He has over 35 of years of experience working for different

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Erin Kuchar, Director of Development   Erin Kuchar has been with NYFC since 2014 and the Director of Development since 2015. Her work includes managing and developing NYFC’s fundraising efforts to support the organization’s mission of improving the lives of youth in foster care and engaging New Yorkers in that effort.

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Catherine Hilyard, Youth Program Manager   Catherine loves and is honored to work with young people. She has worked with youth for seven years, and with children and families in the foster care system for the past four years. In her current role as Youth Program Manager with New Yorkers

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Youth Advisory Board (YAB)

                                        President Peterson Rodriguez Vice President Milcah Slater Secretary Jamar Daniel Treasurer Jahlika Hamilton Committee Members Jermaine Christian Lela Clement Atheena Fraser Jessica Jimenez-Mercado Monica Rodriguez Marlo Scott Rae Toussaint Anthony

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Donor Privacy Policy

New Yorkers For Children is committed to respecting the privacy of its donors and has a Donor Privacy Policy in place to honor their rights. General Collection and Use of Donor Information: New Yorkers For Children collects and uses personal donor information such as name, address, phone number, and e-mail

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Our Supporters

2015 Fall Gala Presenting Sponsor 2015 Spring Dinner Dance Presenting SponsorLead Beauty Sponsor   OUR DONORS   $100,000+ The Brightwater Fund Michael and Lise Evans Himan Brown Charitable Trust The New York Community Trust Redlich Horwitz Foundation The Edith Glick Shoolman Children’s Foundation Dave Thomas Foundation For Adoption   $50,000-$99,999 The

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2014 Accomplishments

Each year, NYFC touches the lives of close to 1,000 youth in foster care through signature programming including the Back-to-School Package Program, The Futures In Motion: Youth CAN! Program, the Guardian Scholars Program, and the Youth Advisory Board. NYFC also continues to further its mission through organizational capacity building to create

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Elizabeth Steeves, Manager of Special Events and Projects

Elizabeth Steeves has been with New Yorkers For Children since 2009, and Manager of Special Events and Projects since 2013. Elizabeth oversees fundraising events like the Fall Gala and Spring Dinner Dance, as well as volunteer and awareness-raising events like Wrap to Rap. Additionally, she is responsible for online communications

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