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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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Request for proposals

New Yorkers For Children is issuing a Request For Proposals (RFP) to foster care agencies, preventative services, supportive programs, and community based organizations that serve older youth in foster care in New York City. NYFC will provide one-year grants to organizations to fund programs that will help prepare older youth

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Upcoming events

On September 22nd, NYFC will host our Tenth Annual Fall Gala at Cipriani 42 to benefit youth in foster care in New York City. Mary J. Blige, Philanthropist and Founder of FFAWN, will be honored and Anderson Cooper, CNN Anchor, will serve as the evening’s host. This year’s Co-Chairs are Nina and

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Request for Proposals

NYFC is issuing a Request For Proposals (RFP) to foster care agencies, preventive services, supportive programs, and community based organizations that serve older youth in foster care in New York City. NYFC will provide one year grants to organizations to fund programs that will help prepare older youth in foster

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Recent events

Friends Committee Spring Dinner Dance—A Fool’s Fête On April 15th, the Friends of New Yorkers For Children hosted their Sixth Annual Spring Dinner Dance—New Year’s in April: A Fool’s Fête. More than 400 guests celebrated the evening of dinner, dancing, and a record-breaking silent auction at the Mandarin Oriental, helping

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2008 Fall Gala

NYFC Annual Fall Gala On Tuesday, September 16th, more than 700 supporters celebrated the Ninth Annual New Yorkers For Children Fall Gala at Cipriani 42.  Co-chairs Oscar de la Renta, Nancy and Andrew Jarecki, Dayssi and Paul Kanavos, Ashley and Jeff McDermott and Caryn and Jeff Zucker were joined by

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