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NYC to offer combination summer school and camp again to 110,000 students, (New York Daily News)

March 12, 2022

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NYC’s Summer Youth Employment Program sees huge expansion with millions in funding, (amNY)

March 04, 2022

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How noncitizens could change NYC elections, (Politico)

March 02, 2022

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Expanding Child Care Subsidies Would Lift 84K New Yorkers Out of Poverty, Report Finds, (City Limits)

February 24, 2022

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Mayor Adams Announce Record 100,000 Summer Youth Employment Opportunities From Harlem To Hollis, (harlem world)

February 19, 2022

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NYC summer jobs program to reach 100,000 young people, Adams promises, (Chalkbeat New York)

February 15, 2022

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Adams wants summer jobs for all youth who want one. Can NYC scale it up quickly enough?, (Chalkbeat New York)

February 04, 2022

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The 2022 50 Over 50, (City & State)

January 31, 2022

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Supporters of New NYC Noncitizen Voting Law Respond to Legal Challenges, (Bushwick Daily)

January 20, 2022

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Mayor Adams, here’s how to go upstream: Invest in NYC’s youth now, (New York Daily News)

January 15, 2022

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NYC Enacts Law Allowing Noncitizens To Vote In Local Elections, (Gothamist)

January 09, 2022

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NYC Enacts Law Allowing Over 800,000 Immigrants to Vote in Local Elections, (Common Dreams)

January 09, 2022

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Mayor Adams awaits analysis of noncitizen voting rights bill before signing measure into law, (QNS)

January 05, 2022

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Incoming NYC mayor, comptroller announce task force to improve non-profit contracting, (Staten Island Advance)

December 01, 2021

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‘Common Sense’ Gun Laws 25 Years in the Making Signed in New York, (Hudson Valley Post)

November 09, 2021

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De Blasio stiffs nonprofits helping struggling NYers out of $120M, group says, (The New York Daily News)

November 07, 2021

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NYCHA’s child care centers are in need of massive repairs, (NYN Media)

October 26, 2021

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NYCHA Child Care Centers Plagued by Unsanitary and Unsafe Conditions, Operators Say, (The City)

October 25, 2021

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Mayor de Blasio praises human service workers — but won’t pay them, (The New York Daily News)

October 22, 2021

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Brisport's Child Care Tour Highlights High Costs, Few Options in Brooklyn, (Brooklyn Paper)

October 05, 2021

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Expanding the municipal right to vote, (Manhattan Times)

September 27, 2021

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In Advance Of NYC Council Hearing, Immigrant Advocates Push For Critical Bill Expanding Immigrant Municipal Voting Rights, (Harlem World Magazine)

September 22, 2021

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Arrecia lucha en el Concejo Municipal para que los no ciudadanos puedan votar en elecciones locales de NYC, (El Diario)

September 20, 2021

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Will NYC Expand Voting Rights To Some Immigrants? Not With Mayor de Blasio’s Help, (Gothamist)

September 17, 2021

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Could the delta variant complicate the coming NYC school year?, (NYN Media)

July 21, 2021

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Expanded Voting Rights, (BronxTalk)

July 19, 2021

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Some nonprofits use essential-worker fete to highlight pay disparities, (NYN Media)

July 08, 2021

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Summer Rising: NYC Launches New Expanded Summer School Program, (Gothamist)

July 06, 2021

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Chess, soccer, sitting in an auditorium: NYC’s summer school program opens with a bumpy start, (Chalkbeat)

July 06, 2021

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Can NYC’s summer school program help make up for a pandemic year?, (City & State)

July 02, 2021

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Nonprofits: NYC budget doesn’t increase human services workers pay enough, (NYN Media)

July 01, 2021

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‘It’s just been a nightmare’: Frustrated parents, educators describe chaotic rollout of NYC’s ambitious summer school program, (The New York Daily News)

June 26, 2021

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Summer Rising falls short, group claims, (Queens Chronicle)

June 24, 2021

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Camp Classroom, (Manhattan Times)

June 17, 2021

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Human services workers want cost-of-living adjustment restored, (NYN Media)

June 10, 2021

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NYC’s Expansive Summer School Program May Be Hard to Pull Off, (Gothamist)

June 03, 2021

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This week's biggest Winners & Losers, (City & State)

April 30, 2021

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Proyecto de ley permitiría que los inmigrantes con residencia permanente puedan votar en la ciudad de Nueva York, (Impacto Latino)

April 16, 2021

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NYC to combine summer camp and summer school in new initiative called Summer Rising, (The New York Daily News)

April 13, 2021

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NYC’s initiative covering nonprofit overhead will fund less this year, (City & State)

March 25, 2021

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Let our people vote: Legal permanent residents should be able to vote in local elections, (The New York Daily News)

March 16, 2021

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NYC’s messy process of subsidizing pre-K seats leaves centers feeling uncertain, (Chalkbeat)

March 01, 2021

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Vaccine For All, City Expands Vaccination Efforts For Seniors From Harlem To Hollis, (Harlem World Magazine)

February 12, 2021

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Pre-K and Child Care Access Concerns, (PIX 11)

February 09, 2021

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Mayor de Blasio Announces Efforts To Help Young Adults Overcome COVID Challenges, (Harlem World)

January 20, 2021

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What de Blasio’s proposed budget means for nonprofits, (NYN Media)

January 19, 2021

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FPWA, Citizens’ Committee for Children, United Neighborhood Homes, Announce R.E.A.L. Equity Agenda for New York City, (Black Enterprise)

January 18, 2021

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Funding for summer jobs program expected to increase, following year of steep cuts, (Chalkbeat)

January 13, 2021

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No taxation without representation' — noncitizens rally for NYC voting rights, (Queens Daily Eagle)

January 23, 2020

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NYC To Consider Extending Voting Rights To Some Immigrants, (Gothamist)

January 23, 2020

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NYC councilman renews effort to give noncitizens right to vote in local elections, (CNN)

January 23, 2020

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Struggle in the City Council for a project so that residents can vote in NYC, (El Diario)

January 23, 2020

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These people deserve to be heard': NYC Council makes effort to allow immigrants to vote, (amNewYork)

January 23, 2020

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New York City Bill Would Let Green Card Holders Vote in Local Elections, (Wall Street Journal)

January 23, 2020

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New legislation would allow immigrants to vote in municipal elections in NYC, (Fox 5 New York)

January 23, 2020

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Immigrant New Yorkers authorized to work in U.S. may get voting rights in city elections under proposed Council bill, (New York Daily News)

January 21, 2020

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New York City Council considers universal after-school programs, (NYN Media)

January 16, 2020

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Advocates Push for Universal After-School Programs But City Wary of Cost, (NY1)

January 15, 2020

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