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Charles Evans Emergency Educational Fund

  The Charles Evans Emergency Educational Fund assists young people who were formerly in the foster care system with emergency funding to advance and complete their educational endeavors. This Fund is run in close partnership with ACS, where staff members do an initial application review and make recommendations to NYFC.

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2015 Youth CAN! Program

NYFC has partnered once again with the North Shore-LIJ and Walgreens Family of Companies, to offer a 10 week job training program for young adults aging out of foster care between the ages of 20-24 years old. see more

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Back-to-School Package Program

The NYFC Back-to-School Package program provides youth in foster care enrolled in college or an accredited vocational program with the tools necessary to succeed during their entire educational experience. Packages are sent each semester that the student is enrolled in college up to age 25. see more

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Join the NYFC 2015 TCS NYC Marathon Team!

2015 marks the second year New Yorkers For Children will host a Charity Partner team for the TCS NYC Marathon. Our dedicated team members raised nearly $20,000 for NYC’s youth in foster care. Join Our Team!

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12th Annual Wrap to Rap

Each year, New Yorkers For Children and teens in foster care join together at Wrap to Rap, an annual holiday event to wrap presents for younger children in care. see more

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Scholarships For Youth In Care

Have you completed at least one year at a 2- or 4-year college or university? Will you be a freshman or sophomore at Hunter, John Jay, or Kingsborough in the fall? Apply for one of NYFC’s Scholarship programs. see more

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May Is Foster Care Awareness Month

Because no one makes it alone… NYFC is partnering with FosterMore to bring awareness to young people in foster care as well as the unique challenges these young people face. see more  

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