Corporate, Local Business and Community Supporters
The following is a representative list of our corporate donors. Program services and in-kind donations were made possible, in part, by the contributions of private, public and anonymous donors. These companies are doing their part in keeping our organization viable and operating for the benefit of our target population, the community-at-large, and New Yorkers as a whole.
Kindly take a few minutes to visit their web sites and patronize their services. Without their support, we would not be able to provide the excellent services that our clients deserve.
Cafe Urban’s services range from web design and development, graphic design, e-commerce, marketing, mobile applications, learning courses and web consulting. www.cafeurban.com
Lawyers Alliance for New York is the leading provider of business and transactional legal services for nonprofit organizations that are improving the quality of life in New York City neighborhoods. www.lawyersalliance.org
Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation A’s mission is to provide high-quality legal assistance to low-income individuals and community groups in Brooklyn. We view legal assistance in terms of community development, education, and mobilization, as well as traditional representation. To that end, we partner with and provide legal services to effective local grassroots organizations that have a demonstrated commitment to our common goal of social and economic justice. www.bka.org
Founded in 1969, Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP is a multidisciplinary firm with offices in New York, Washington, D.C. and London. As one of the leading law firms serving the financial services sector, SRZ regularly advises clients on investment management, corporate and transactional matters, as well as providing counsel on securities regulatory compliance, enforcement and investigative issues. www.srz.com
The mission of the U. S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program is to collect new, unwrapped toys during October, November and December each year, and distribute those toys as Christmas gifts to less fortunate children in the community in which the campaign is conducted.
Every year hundreds of companies and organizations volunteer their establishments as a drop off location for employees, customers, and individuals to drop off toys. Some companies offer storage space, vehicles, boxes, and other various services that help in the logistics of collecting and transporting toys to the needy children. www.brooklyn-ny.toysfortots.org
We are an educational, not-for-profit organization, which specializes in creating and managing service-learning programs for young people. Our most popular and best known program is the Penny Harvest, the largest child philanthropy program in the United States. www.commoncents.org
About Food Bank
Food Bank For New York City recognizes 30 years as the city’s major hunger-relief organization working to end food poverty throughout the five boroughs. As one of the country’s largest food banks, our mission is to end hunger in New York City by organizing food, information and support for community survival and dignity. As the city’s hub for integrated food poverty assistance, Food Bank tackles the hunger issue on three fronts — food distribution, income support and nutrition education — all strategically guided by its research. www.foodbanknyc.org
New York Cares was founded by a group of friends who wanted to take action against serious social issues that faced our city in the late 1980s. Finding few options to help, they created their own organization to address the problems from the ground up.
New York Cares is now the city’s largest volunteer management organization, running volunteer programs for 1,300 nonprofits, city agencies, and public schools. Today’s volunteers share our founders’ vision that we all have a role to play in making our city a better place. www.newyorkcares.org
Coalition for the Homeless is the nation’s oldest advocacy and direct service organization helping homeless men, women, and children. We are dedicated to the principle that affordable housing, sufficient food, and the chance to work for a living wage are fundamental rights in a civilized society. Since our inception in 1981, the Coalition has worked through litigation, public education, and direct services to ensure that these goals are realized. www.coalitionforthehomeless.org
World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families, and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the root causes of poverty and injustice. Working in nearly 100 countries around the world, we serve all people, regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, or gender.
World Vision | Greater New York serves greater New York City, focusing on the South Bronx and Washington Heights. Our major work began in 2001 following a limited presence in the late 1990’s. Our programs include Essential Supplies, Teacher Resource Center, and Building Materials. In FY12, we served more than 700,000 children, youth, and adults with our more than 300 partner organizations and nearly 1,800 volunteers. www.worldvisionusprograms.org/new_york.php
DBB Architecture, P.C. is a full-service design firm offering quality architectural and interior design services for diverse building types including; public and private sector offices, retail, museums, courthouses and childcare facilities, as well as mixed-use residential and commercial developments.
DBB Architecture, P.C. has collaborated with Federal, State and local public agencies such as the Administration for Children’s Services (ACS) to resolve complex design and code compliance issues, and address multiple life safety concerns in various facilities throughout the City. DBB Architecture, P.C. continues to emphasize through its work, life safety, code compliance and design efficiency as important and integral components of architecture. DBB Architecture, P.C. is a minority-owned business enterprise (MBE), and is certified by several New York City agencies. The firm is currently licensed to practice in 4 states: New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Maryland. dbbarchitecture.com
About the Commission on Human Rights
The New York City Commission on Human Rights Law is one of the most comprehensive civil rights laws in the nation.
The New York City Commission on Human Rights is charged with the enforcement of the Human Rights Law, Title 8 of the Administrative Code of the City of New York, and with educating the public and encouraging positive community relations. The Commission is divided into two major bureaus — Law Enforcement and Community Relations. www.nyc.gov/html/cchr/html/home/home.shtml