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Breaking Records for Children and Families

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We don’t stage our premier fundraiser solely for the purpose of breaking a record. But when we do, that’s good news for the kids and families we serve.

Lifting Children’s Voice on Election Day

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Children may not have the right to vote, but on Election Day the many who attend Children’s Aid community schools made sure to exercise another important fundamental right: their freedom of speech.

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Family Nights at Children’s Aid

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What does it take to host a successful family night? Plenty of apples, employment advice, free books, and a list of great contacts. Our early childhood staff employed this formula at the Children’s Aid Bronx Early Childhood Center last week during school pick-up hours to direct parents to resources they may have otherwise been unable to access on their own.

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Carrera Program Keeps Rolling with SoulCycle

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About 18 months ago. SoulCycle launched a comprehensive program designed to engage teens in health while also providing them with a mentor to help them start thinking about their future, perhaps in ways that they hadn’t considered before. It started with 15 young men and women from Fannie Lou Hamer Freedom High School in the Bronx and Urban Assembly Institute in Brooklyn.

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The Great Bronx Pumpkin Patch

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#SpeakBeautiful with Dove

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Team Children's Aid: Part III

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Victor Liebregt, 31, was what you would call a casual runner until he caught the bug last year. The native of Holland ran a half-marathon for fun and was surprised at his performance. He started entering more races, and the desire to finish faster burned.

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A Space for Healing

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Within our Child Welfare and Family Services, the Children’s Aid Family Wellness Program offers critical support to families with either past or present cases of domestic violence to help ensure their well-being and achieve long-term stability.

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Perrigo Exposes NGC Youth to Robots, Diversity and Career Possibilities

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It might not seem noteworthy to report that about 10 young people from Children’s Aid’s Next Generation Center (NGC) visited a pharmaceutical company in the Bronx last Thursday and met a worker named Charlie. But what if you found out that Charlie was actually a robot on the line at a Perrigo facility? Now that is something to make note of.

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Summer on the Boulevard

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For the past two weekends, we joined our friends at WHEDco in shutting down Louis Nine Boulevard for the third annual Bronx Summer Fest. The event, which featured an array of performances from local talent, was an opportunity for Bronxites to enjoy the last few days of summer weather, celebrate heading back to school, and learn about the social services available to them in the Southern Boulevard neighborhood.

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