The Children’s Aid Society

The Children’s Aid Society
Organization Name:
The Children’s Aid Society
Primary Address 1:
711 Third Avenue
Primary Address 2:
Suite 700
Primary Address City:
New York
Primary Address State:
NY
Primary Address Zip:
10017
Other Locations 1:
More than 40 locations in New York City and Westchester County.
Long Organization Description:

The Children’s Aid Society helps children in poverty to succeed and thrive. We do this by providing comprehensive supports to children and their families in targeted high-needs New York City neighborhoods.

Organization Website Address:
Organization Phone Number:
(212) 949-4800
Director, Manager or CEO (First Name):
Phoebe Boyer
How do customers and clients contact your organization?:
Email
How often does your organization use social media?:
Everyday
Number of staff/employees:
1000+
Annual Budget:
$120,000,000
Year Started:
1853
Major Funders:
Grants, donations, matching donations from over 150 corporations and foundations each year. Pivate foundations, corporations, trusts, family foundations and associations – cash gifts, multi-year pledges, pledge payments. 1M+ Donors: The Edna McConnell Clark Foundation, The JPB Foundation, The New York Times Neediest Cases Fund and The Robin Hood Foundation.
Organization Type:
Nutrition Education
About the Organization:
The Children’s Aid Society provides comprehensive support to New York City children and their families. Programs range from early childhood services, after-school and weekend programs, summer camps, teen pregnancy prevention, family support and Health and Nutrition initiatives, and adoption and foster care.
Latest Project:
The Go!Healthy Eat Smart NY program offers fresh, quality produce to Children’s Aid families in the South Bronx, Harlem, and Staten Island through a food box initiative. Families can purchase food boxes at low, affordable costs and can pay with EBT, cash, debit/credit, and health bucks. Food box distributions are accompanied by Go!Healthy cooking demonstrations using ingredients from the box.
Areas Served:
Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Staten Island
Core Programs:
Children’s nutrition and cooking classes, school gardening programs, food justice after-school programs, food box program (CSA), parent cooking classes.
Major Issues:
Food Assistance Programs (SNAP/WIC/EBT), Health Inequity, Overweight/Obesity, Sustainable Food
Non-profit?:
Nonprofit
We have and or use Social Media?:
Yes, we do have social media (twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc…)
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