The Charles Evans Emergency Educational Fund assists young people who were formerly in the foster care system with emergency funding to advance and complete their educational endeavors. This Fund is run in close partnership with ACS, where staff members do an initial application review and make recommendations to NYFC. These emergency funds meets vital…

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NYFC has partnered once again with the North Shore-LIJ and Walgreens Family of Companies, to offer a 10 week job training program for young adults aging out of foster care between the ages of 20-24 years old. see more

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The NYFC Back-to-School Package program provides youth in foster care enrolled in college or an accredited vocational program with the tools necessary to succeed during their entire educational experience. Packages are sent each semester that the student is enrolled in college up to age 25. see more

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Each year, New Yorkers For Children and teens in foster care join together at Wrap to Rap, an annual holiday event to wrap presents for younger children in care. see more

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Have you completed at least one year at a 2- or 4-year college or university? Will you be a freshman or sophomore at Hunter, John Jay, or Kingsborough in the fall? Apply for one of NYFC’s Scholarship programs. see more

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Because no one makes it alone… NYFC is partnering with FosterMore to bring awareness to young people in foster care as well as the unique challenges these young people face. see more  

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