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NYFC Announces Newest Guardian Scholars

Jessica J. Junior, Hunter College Vanessa L. Freshman, Kingsborough Community College Seong I. Freshman, Hunter College Amara T. Freshman, Kingsborough Community College Katia S. Sophomore, John Jay College see more

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Apply to the NYFC Guardian Scholars Program

Are you going to be attending John Jay College, Hunter College, or Kingsborough Community College this coming spring? If so, you should apply for the New Yorkers For Children (NYFC) Guardian Scholars Program! Please find more information and view the application. Please note that the deadline for applications is December

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NYFC Spring Dinner Dance A Fool’s Fête 2010

On April 8, the Friends of New Yorkers For Children hosted the Seventh Annual Spring Dinner Dance—New Year’s in April: A Fool’s Fête, presented by Akris.  Supporters gathered at the Mandarin Oriental for an evening of dinner, dancing, and a silent auction, raising nearly $450,000 to benefit youth in foster care in NYC.

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Youth For Yoga

On Monday, March 29,2010, New Yorkers For Children Youth Advisory Board and Friends Committee members gathered at Exhale Spa to host the first ever Youth For Yoga event to benefit younger children in foster care in New York City.   More than 25 youth in foster care (ages 7-10) and 10

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Akris Hosts NYFC Spring Dinner Dance Kick-Off

On Tuesday, March 16, 2010 New Yorkers For Children and the presenting sponsor of A Fool’s Fête, Akris, hosted a cocktail party at the Akris boutique in NYC to kick off the sold out New Yorkers For Children Seventh Annual Spring Dinner Dance, which took place on April 8th at the Mandarin

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NYFC Partners With Broadway

We are thrilled to announce that New Yorkers For Children, along with the NYCPBA Widows & Children’s Fund, was the recipient of proceeds from a specially added final performance of the Broadway smash hit, A Steady Rain.  Starring Hugh Jackman and Daniel Craig, this critically acclaimed drama was one of the most

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Find us on Facebook

New Yorkers For Children is in the running to receive a $25,000 grant through the Chase Community Giving partnership with Facebook! Please click here to vote for New Yorkers For Children and help support youth in foster care in New York City. The deadline to vote is December 11, so

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Donate to the Back-to-School Package Drive

Give the gift of opportunity to a young student in foster care: $10,000 = 4 Back-to-School Packages $2,500 = 1 Back-to-School Package $1,500 = 1 laptop and 1 printer $500 = Dorm essentials including linens, towels, alarm clock, gift cards and more $100 = A gift card to purchase books

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New Yorkers For Children Funds Thirteen New Programs

In June 2008, New Yorkers For Children issued our first Request For Proposals (RFP) to foster care and preventive service agencies, supportive programs, and community based organizations that serve youth in foster care in New York City. NYFC was thrilled to receive 47 proposals in response to our RFP. After

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