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What We Do

The New York Center for Community Excellence was created for the purpose of promoting optimal health and nutrition, education, community development and economic opportunity through assistance to and investment in individuals, children and families, entrepreneurs, non-governmental agencies and other community-based organizations.

The New York Center for Community Excellence achieves its purpose by promoting access to nutrition, education, community development and economic growth in the following ways…

Through its Food Program:

  • By providing education, training and workshops on health and nutrition.
  • By direct reimbursement to group and group family day care programs for providing meals and snacks to children in their care.
  • By distributing food to under-served populations and communities.

Through its Excellence in Education and Training Program:

  • By providing access to quality day care and after school programs.
  • By promoting access to vocational education and training, skill building, mentoring, internships and post secondary education in conjunction with S.T.E.M.
  • By increasing access to entrepreneurial training, financial literacy and technical assistance.

Through its Community Development Initiative:

  • By increasing access to affordable housing
  • By promoting home ownership
  • By increasing access to counseling and financial services.

Through its Economic Development Initiative:

  • By promoting access to jobs and job creation.
  • By increasing access to entrepreneurial training, financial literacy, technical assistance, and business development

Through its Information and Referral Program:

  • By providing access to organizations, public and private, that addresses the immediate need of individuals, children and families in the New York Metropolitan area.
  • By increasing access to organizations, public and private, that provides long term assistance to under-served and distressed communities.

Through its Community Partnerships Initiative:

  • By cultivating partnerships with people and organizations, public and private, in order to achieve measurable outcomes that will strengthen and build New York’s Metropolitan area.

Our Impact This Year

  • People Helped

    1000

  • Volunteer Hours

    250

  • Dollars Raised

    $10000

  • Program Participants

    100

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