Change Capital Fund (CCF), a collaborative of 16 funders, invests in community organizations to increase economic mobility in persistently low-income neighborhoods. Through flexible, data-driven funding and capacity building, CCF’s four grantees have increased program and data coordination, and are serving more individuals and families with better outcomes.
St. Nicks Alliance Successful CCF Pilot Gets Funding to Serve More Children Three years ago, with the help of a long-term investment by the Change Capital Fund collaborative of donors, St. Nicks Alliance undertook an ambitious effort to ameliorate poverty through three pathways: housing, employment … Continued
Opportunity Youth Expand their Horizons Over 47,000 young adults, more than 20 percent of all Bronx 16- to 24-year-olds, are neither in school nor employed. In some neighborhoods, that number soars to 35%. The future prospects of these young people is severely limited by the gaps in their education … Continued
It’s a Family Affair Fifth Avenue Committee (FAC) has been helping adults earn their high school equivalency diploma since 2003, but it wasn’t until they launched Stronger Together and began collaborating with four organizations to deliver services to Red Hook public housing residents that they noti … Continued
DYCD Launches DYCD Connect, a Major Step Toward Program Integration On February 1, Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) Commissioner Bill Chong brought together community stakeholders to learn about DYCD’s vision for greater program integration and the technology upgrades that will … Continued