Strategic Alliance with Bridge Builders

Bridge Builders Community Partnership and The Children’s Village Form a Strategic Alliance Designed to Enhance Capacity to Serve Children and Families in the Highbridge Community in the Bronx.  BRONX, NEW YORK, NY — January 17, 2013 – Bridge Builders Community Partnership Initiative (BBCPI), established in 2003 as collaboration of community-based organizations committed to improving child …

Coping with Sandy

After the hurricane, many of CV’s locations were without power. Initially, our biggest concern was the Dobbs Ferry campus, with more than 200 children in residence. Our maintenance crew established a network of generators that allowed the children to stay warm in the cottages and have hot meals, and enabled staff to keep a sense of normalcy …

The Children’s Village has been selected as a semifinalist for the 2012 New York Nonprofit Excellence Awards

The Children’s Village has been selected as a semifinalist for the 2012 New York Nonprofit Excellence Awards  NEW YORK, NY — The Children’s Village (CV) has been selected as one of 10 semifinalists for the 2012 New York Community Trust-New York Magazine Nonprofit Excellence Awards sponsored by The Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York. The …

New Chairman of the Board of Trustees

PAUL JENKEL ELECTED AS CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE CHILDREN’S VILLAGE NEW YORK, NY — June 25, 2012 – Paul Jenkel from Chappaqua has been elected Chairman of the Board of Trustees of The Children’s Village. A Trustee since 1993, Mr. Jenkel formerly served as a Vice Chair and Treasurer. Using his …

New Strategic Alliance with Harlem Dowling

Harlem Dowling and The Children’s Village Form a Strategic Alliance Designed to Provide Broad-based, Cost-Effective Services to Children and Families HARLEM, NEW YORK, NY — April 23, 2012 – Harlem Dowling Westside Center for Children and Family Services (HDWC), established in 1836, one of the first charitable institutions dedicated to children and the very first …

CV and NYC Housing Authority Cut Ribbon on new Community Center!

Check out our latest Constant Contact. There’s info about the new Community Center at the Polo Grounds, our Annual Report on Outcomes and Achievements, and an invitation to our Annual Circle of Friends Dinner. Read it all here!

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PRESS RELEASE: CV awarded Transformational Grant

The Children’s Village Selected for Cutting-Edge Project on Elevating Role of Strategy in Nonprofits; a $100,000 grant will fund a Transformational Project to bring the Organization’s operations and image in line with its community-based focus> NEW YORK, NY — The Children’s Village (CV) has been awarded a $100,000 grant from the Alliance for Children and …

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Welcome to our new website! We hope you’re enjoying the new layout. We have freshened things up a bit to make the navigation easier, to give you more up-to-date information, and incorporate more videos, better access to our social media, and a new blog. This week’s topic is tips for helping you keep the cheer …

$1 Million Grant to The Children’s Village

Thanks to generous gifts from hundreds of friends, The Children’s Village qualified for a $1 million matching grant from Pat Lanza for our new Activities Center. Thank you to Mrs. Lanza, her family, and everyone who helped us meet this important goal. The funds raised are being used for the Lanza Activities Center, which has …

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