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Annual Report – 2016


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Child welfare advocates rally for mental health funding – The Legislative Gazette – 2/5/2020

Advocates want NY to see children have more access to mental healthcare – CBS 6 News Albany – 1/28/2020

Mother dresses as Santa for kids in Pleasantville Cottage School – News 12 Westchester – 12/19/2019

L.G.B.T.Q. People and Foster Care – New York Times – 12/01/2019

Inside Foster Home Recruitment in America’s Biggest Cities – The Chronicle of Social Change – 10/21/2019

The education foster kids deserve – New York Daily News – 09/05/2019

How New York City Can Help Foster Youth Build a Brighter Future – The Chronicle of Social Change – 05/08/2019

Center for Healing Focuses on Helping the Most Vulnerable Children – Pleasantville Examiner – 04/22/2019

What the Trump administration can do now to mitigate immigrant children’s emotional trauma – USA TODAY – 06/28/2018

Onstage, Escaping the Pain of Her Childhood – New York Times – 01/9/2018

Kinship Care, How It Works And Why It Should Be Expanded – NYN Media – 09/22/2017

My pop, the crime-stopping cop – The Jewish Standard – 08/24/2017

Donation to Help New York Find Homes for Older and Special Needs Children – The Wall Street Journal – 08/18/2017

How one Brooklyn teen gave up gang life for a shot at graduation – Chalkbeat – 06/26/2017

Students get second chance at high school diplomas – News12 Brooklyn – 06/26/2017

8 students from Edenwald Center in Pleasantville graduate – News12 Westchester – 06/21/2017

Building a Better Partnership For New York’s Human Services Sector – Center for an Urban Future – 03/22/2017

New hope for kids aging out of foster care – New York Post – 02/27/2017

Padres de crianza hispanos hay pocos – El Diario – 02/21/2017

I-Team: A Proven Tool for At-Risk Families in NYC Child Abuse Cases Is in Crisis, Experts Say – NBC4 NY – 02/17/2017

ACS Worker Caseloads Increase Amid High-Profile Child Deaths – NBC4 NY – 02/17/2017

JCCA event raises $350K for at-risk children – Westfair Online – 01/19/2017

Junior League Forum Highlights Ways to Combat Youth Exploitation – The Examiner – 01/23/2017

New York Today: Lee Gabay, a New Yorker of the Year – New York Times – 12/27/2016

CUNY Application Fees Waived for Low-Income Public School Students – DNAinfo – 09/26/2016

Mount Pleasant, troubled youth centers seek accord: Stern – Lohud – 07/18/2016

Through Our Readers’ Eyes – Lohud – 07/5/2016

Intergenerational Bonds Bloom When Jewish Seniors, Students Share a Campus – JNS – 04/19/2016

Here and Now: Sex Trafficking – ABC7NY – 04/17/2016

Bridging the Gap: Helping Transform Foster Children’s Educational Futures – NYN Media – 03/29/2016

NYN Presents Front Line Heroes – NYN Media – 03/14/2016

I-Team: Undocumented Immigrant Explains How to Pay for a Green Card – NBC – 02/16/2016

Career forum held for Bukharian teens – Times Ledger – 02/12/2016

Thom Hamill Joins JCCA as CAO – Crain’s New York Business – 01/18/2016

Just Who Is The JCCA? – Westchester Magazine – January 2016

Help For Traumatized Kids: A Letter to the Editor – NY Times – 12/29/2015

Nonprofit group paints Brownsville classrooms – News12 – 12/19/2015

How a Brownsville School Helps At-Risk Students Get to College – DNAinfo – 11/12/2015

Frontline Hero: Brooklyn Democracy Academy’s Tashawnee Guarriello – NYN Media – 11/9/2015

Internships Create Confidence, Friendships & Skills – The Jewish Week – 10/12/2015

Many Former Foster Youths Don’t Know They Have Health Care – NPR – 10/1/2015

Cottage School mentor program forms strong bonds – The Journal News – 8/2/2015

The Animation Project is Putting Life in Motion for At-Risk Youth – The Brooklyn Reader – 7/20/2015

Instilling Teens With Bukharian Pride: Manashe Khaimov, 27 – The Jewish Week – 6/1/2015

Judge Ronald Richter Named New CEO of JCCA: Wall Street Journal, Crain’s New York, New York Law Journal, New York Nonprofit Press, JP Updates, Yahoo News – 3/11/2015

Domestic-Violence Homicides Fall in City – Wall Street Journal – 2/2/2015

‘A Tree Grows In Pleasantville’ To Benefit At-Risk Youth – Pleasantville Daily Voice – 12/31/2014

After Years With Caregivers, Cherishing Her Independence – New York Times – 11/22/2014

Letter to the Editor: Look for the signs of child abuse – New York Daily News – 8/27/2014

Brooklyn Democracy Academy helps troubled teens graduate despite the obstacles posed by their tumultuous lives – New York Daily News – 7/6/2014

Student at Transfer School in Brooklyn Celebrate Graduation – NY1 – 7/2/2014

Rap Icon Visits Cottage Schools – The Journal News – 6/11/2014


Recent Press Releases


Hosted by Tony Award winner Joanna Gleason, JCCA’s Celebration of Hope raises more than $700,000 for New York’s neediest children

Elise Felix Rubin and Howard Rubin to be Honored for Exemplary Service and Empowering People with Special Needs

Jacqueline Sherman Joins JCCA as Chief Legal and Administrative Officer

Keturah Pierre Promoted to Senior Vice President for Community Services for JCCA

Thom Hamill Selected to be Chief Advancement Officer of JCCA

New Vice President for Child Health and Well-Being

Post-Gala Release

The Compass Project’s Toast to Success

Judge Ronald E. Richter Named New CEO of JCCA