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Children’s Aid Receives 15th Consecutive 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

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For a record-breaking 15th consecutive year, The Children’s Aid Society has received a four-star rating from Charity Navigator, the nation’s largest independent charity evaluator, which published its latest ratings this week.

Children’s Aid Society is the only organization in Charity Navigator history to receive 15 consecutive four-star ratings.

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Bronx Stakeholders Come Together to Tackle Chronic Absenteeism

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Dozens of stakeholders in the South Bronx community gathered at East Bronx Academy for the Future to raise awareness of the critical role that strong attendance plays in academic success and to kick-off an allied effort among 61 schools, as part of the South Bronx Rising Together collective impact initiative, to dramatically reduce chronic absenteeism in the area.

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Bronx Stakeholders Come Together to Tackle Chronic Absenteeism

Children’s Aid Announces the Relocation of its Central Headquarters

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The Children’s Aid Society today announced that it is relocating its central headquarters from 105 East 22nd Street to 711 3rd Avenue. Children’s Aid has executed a five-year lease for a new principal place of business following the sale of its headquarters at the United Charities Building, where it has operated for more than 100 years. Children’s Aid will continue to operate its programs and services at it more than 50 sites in the South Bronx, Washington Heights, Harlem, and Northern Staten Island.

Children’s Aid Secures $3.75 Million HHS Grant

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The Children’s Aid Society is proud to announce an award of $3.75 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Office of Adolescent Health that will fund innovative programming designed to prevent unwanted pregnancies and educate teenagers about the consequences of risky behavior. The programming, spread over five years, will target the South Bronx, the nation’s poorest congressional district, where rates of teen pregnancy and birth, sexually transmitted diseases, and foster care placements far exceed the national averages.

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Phoebe Boyer: Steering the Children’s Aid “Battleship”

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The Children’s Aid Society Breaks Ground on $45 Million Bronx Community School

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Tue, 2015-03-31

The Children’s Aid Society held a groundbreaking ceremony for its future Bronx Community School, which will serve as a community center and the new location of the Children’s Aid College Prep Charter School.

The six-story, 73,300-square-foot building is expected to open August 2016, at a total project cost of $45 million. The building will sit at 1232 Southern Boulevard, in close proximity to several other Children’s Aid locations that provide a comprehensive spectrum of social services to families.

The Children’s Aid Society Secures $2.3 Million USDA Grant

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Wed, 2015-02-11

The Children’s Aid Society is proud to announce an award of $2.3 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention grants. Spread over five years, the grants will finance a wide range of practical and educational programming at Children’s Aid locations, all designed to promote healthy food choices on a limited budget and active lifestyles.

Making College a Reality for Youth in Foster Care

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Wed, 2015-02-04

A new report outlining an approach, and requesting resources to support the college age youth in foster care, was released today and is being considered by lawmakers at the State Capitol in Albany. 

The Children’s Aid Society Announces $45 Million Bronx Community School Investment

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Wed, 2014-01-01

The Children’s Aid Society today announced the construction of its new state-of-the-art Bronx Community School, serving as both a community center and new location of Children’s Aid College Prep Charter School. This will be the most significant investment Children’s Aid has made as part of its continuing commitment to the South Bronx.

Statewide Alliance Advocating for Comprehensive College Support for New York Youth in Foster Care

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Wed, 2015-01-07

The Children’s Aid Society honored Stanley Bergman, president and CEO of Henry Schein, Inc., and Dr. Michael Carrera, vice president of the Adolescence Division of Children’s Aid, at its fourth annual gala, held yesterday at event space 583 Park in New York City.

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