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Eric Brettschneider Appointed President of the Board

Nicholas Scoppetta, Founder & President Will Remain as President Emeritus On June 6, 2013, New Yorkers For Children (NYFC) appointed Eric Brettschneider President of the Board of Directors. Nicholas Scoppetta, the organization’s founder, has held this position since NYFC’s inception in 1996.  Brettschneider has been a member of NYFC’s Board

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14th Annual Fall GalaHonoring Nicholas Scoppetta

On Tuesday, September 17th, New Yorkers For Children hosted their 14th Annual Fall Gala to benefit youth in foster care in New York City.  The 2013 Fall Gala, which raised over $1.2 million, honored New Yorkers For Children founder Nicholas Scoppetta for his steadfast commitment and unwavering dedication to children

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Vince Camuto Event to Benefit NYFC

On Tuesday, June 11th, Vince and Louise Camuto and Supermodel Adriana Lima hosted a cocktail party benefiting New Yorkers For Children to celebrate the launch of Vince Camuto’s first VC Signature store. Shop now at the 667 Madison Avenue boutique through June 25th and Vince Camuto will donate 20% of

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New Year’s in April: A Fool’s FêtePresented by Valentino

On Tuesday, April 9th, New Yorkers For Children will host the 10th Anniversary of its Annual Spring Dinner Dance – New Year’s in April:  A Fool’s Fête to benefit youth in foster care in New York City.  The 10th Anniversary celebration will be presented by Valentino, who was also the

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Share the LOVE with NYFC!

Instead of buying flowers or chocolates on February 14th, share the LOVE and make a contribution to New Yorkers For Children (NYFC) in honor of your Valentine. see more

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Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of A Fool’s Fête

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013, New Yorkers For Children and the Friends Committee will celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Spring Dinner Dance – New Year’s in April: A Fool’s Fête at the Mandarin Oriental. In honor of this special anniversary, we invite you to join us as a member

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NYFC Youth Take ACTion

North Shore-LIJ Health System, Walgreens and NYFC announce the 2nd year of  the Accelerated Career Training Program (ACT). Youth participating in the ACT Program will gain crucial skills, knowledge, and support to become competitive in the marketplace and to explore possible career paths in health care. see more

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Give the Gift of a Future: Change a Life

The average holiday shopper will spend $750 on holiday gifts this December. Collectively that is a few hundred BILLION dollars. What if we took some of that money and invested in changing a young person’s life? see more

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