Help make sure vulnerable children will not get left behind as our country responds to this pandemic. A donation to Children’s Defense Fund–New York will help make sure the voices of children are heard and the needs of families are met with urgency.
Please donate to the Children in Crisis Fund now.
Children's Defense Fund–New York is quickly adapting to meet the challenges of the COVID-19 crisis by:
Redirecting our policy advocacy to get children and their families the support they need to survive this crisis.
Retooling our community-based programs like CDF Freedom Schools® and Beat the Odds® so that we can continue to provide essential education and enrichment for children across the country.
Ramping up our public education and outreach to make sure families know how to access life-saving resources and how best to support children through this difficult time.
To donate by mail, please send your donation to:815 2nd Avenue, 8th Floor New York, NY 10017
To donate by phone, please call (212) 697-0186 between 9am-5pm ET.
Give with confidence. The Children's Defense Fund is highly rated by many organizations, including GuideStar, Charity Navigator, Great Nonprofits, and America's Best Charities. This recognition is a demonstration of our commitment to accountability and stewardship to our donors and our mission.
Donating monthly is a more convenient way for you to give while having an even greater impact on the lives of children.
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Donating monthly is a more convenient way for you to give while having an even greater impact. Thanks to a generous anonymous donor, your donation will be matched dollar for dollar for the first 12 months.
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