The Children’s Aid Society today announced that Richard R. Buery, Jr., will resign his position as president and CEO effective February 28 and become Mayor Bill de Blasio’s deputy mayor for strategic policy initiatives.
The Children’s Aid Society Board of Trustees has announced that Bill Weisberg, currently the organization’s executive vice president and chief operating officer, will be interim CEO effective March 1.
NEW YORK – New York Giants’ football star Justin Tuck joined The Children’s Aid Society (CAS), the Citi Foundation and the 1:1 Fund today to launch a new initiative that aims to help low-income New York City children and their families save and plan for college.
For 160 years, The Children’s Aid Society’s enduring mission has been to serve New York City children in need. In the early days, we helped find caring homes for orphaned children living on the streets of Lower Manhattan. Over the years, our programs have broadened and our footprint has grown with the changing geography of poverty in New York City and the changing needs of families and communities.
A trip to the dentist, homework help, a good place to go after school...They need these things when they need them, not when their families can afford them. If basic needs go unmet, children could miss out on good health, success in school and something just as important: the chance to be a kid.