Annual Report 2011
Keeping the Promise
No child should be born into poverty, but as we know all too well, millions are. In New York City, nearly one out of every three children is poor. It is our city’s highest rate of child poverty in three decades.
Poverty is more complex than the lack of financial resources—our most vulnerable children often lack access to adequate food, shelter, family stability, quality education and healthcare.
We owe these children more. They deserve a fair opportunity to take part in the American dream—the idea that where you end up in life should not be determined by where you started. At The Children’s Aid Society, that’s our promise to New York City's children.
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