The Children’s Village President and CEO Dr. Jeremy Kohomban testified before the NYC Council’s Committee on Juvenile Justice on September 21. Citing research and frontline experience, his testimony highlighted the critical need for family engagement to the long-term success of youth involved with the justice system. Dr. Kohomban concluded with three specific recommendations. More Info
Some things never change. In 1848, when CV’s founders recognized the need to care for the hundreds of immigrant children roaming the streets of New York City, community members who shared their vision donated more than $150,000 to help create The Children’s Village. Because of their extraordinary generosity, CV exists today and over the years more than 200,000 children have changed their lives because of its programs and services.
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