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Thank You to Our Donors!

Our supporters’ financial generosity allows Comprehensive Youth Development to bring our life-changing programs to our students and alumni each year.

Individuals

  • Ana Accetta
  • Faith Adiele
  • Roswitha Mueller and A.J. Agarwal
  • Elaine Ahlberg
  • Marci Alboher and Jay Goldberg
  • Adam Aleska
  • Julie M. Allen
  • Nicole Arnaboldi
  • Anna and Dean Backer
  • Carly Baxter
  • Barbara Becker and David Bolotsky
  • Michael Berger
  • Bleema and William Bershad
  • David Bershad and Mindy Cohen
  • Jeffrey Birnbaum
  • Patricia and Ronald Black
  • Katy Bolger
  • Ann and Stan Borowiec
  • Froukje Bos
  • Lisa Bowers
  • Michael Braun and Susan Silverman
  • The Brooks Family
  • David Brown
  • Jen Buchwald and Dan Schorr
  • Forrest Buckman
  • Susan Wilson Bynum
  • Rima Calderon
  • Joseph and Jacqueline Canney
  • Rene Cannon
  • Erran Carmel
  • Jin Chen
  • James & Susan Clarke
  • Irene Cohen
  • Barbara and Laurence Connors
  • Cornelius Cooper
  • Rachel Cooper
  • David and Romy Coquillette
  • Thomas J. Craddock
  • Elizabeth Craig
  • Pamela Craig and Robert Delaney, Jr.
  • Waliek Crandell
  • Gwendolyn Curran
  • Vincent Davi
  • Lear DeBessonet
  • Tara and Sean Delaney
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert V. Delaney
  • Duo Dickinson
  • Nathalie Diu
  • Tyler Duff
  • Stephanie Dyer
  • Lena Eberhart
  • Arielle Edelmanv
  • Richard and Nina Edelman
  • Barbara I. and Joseph H. Ellis
  • Nicole Ethier
  • Ann Marie Evans and David Lazar
  • Beth and Michael Fascitelli
  • Jonathan Ferencz
  • Amanda Fier
  • Bernadette Fiscina
  • Laura W. Fleder
  • Howard and Joan Friedman
  • The Goins Family
  • Kathy Gallo
  • Carol and Ed Gandarillas
  • Robert and Ilisa Gheewalla
  • Alice Gleason
  • Edward Goldberg
  • Marge Goldwater
  • Lily Grabill
  • Bradley Gross
  • Lisa Grumet and Mark Daly
  • Virginia Hackett
  • Hackett Egan Charitable Fund
  • Bret Halverson
  • Karl Hampe
  • Priscilla Hancock
  • Mr. and Mrs. Gates H. Hawn
  • Jeffrey Hellman
  • Ann M. Henderson
  • Barbara Hernandez
  • Raquel Hernandez
  • John Hill
  • Katy Homans and Patterson Sims
  • Julie Hubert
  • Mary Huntington
  • Karen Grieb Inal
  • Lynn and Kunal Jerath
  • Adrian and Christina Jones
  • Shira Lee Katz
  • Douglas Kepple
  • Megan Knighton
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Koester
  • Lillian Krasner
  • Jacquelyn A. Krese
  • Mary Kresky
  • Deborah L. Kunen
  • Fredric Laffie
  • Catherine Langevin-Falcon
  • Robin Levine
  • Halley Li
  • Gene Lipman
  • Andrée Lockwood
  • Win Lockwood and Emily Wassyng
  • Steven Loehr
  • Donna Loo
  • Dr. Jerome and Lois Lowenstein
  • Derek Mainhart
  • Geraldo E. Maldonado
  • Saara and Samir Malik
  • Laurie and Arthur Malman
  • Mr. and Mrs. Stephen F. Mandel, Jr.
  • Nicole Marshall-King
  • Sarah-Marie Martin and Nicholas Brophy
  • Jimena Martinez and Michael Hirschhorn
  • Simona McCray and Ken Peterson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Brendan McGovern
  • Sophie McGuiness
  • Trini U. Melcher, Ph.D
  • Michael F. Melcher
  • Noa Meyer
  • Andrea Miller
  • Brian Moore
  • Chris Morrello
  • Jean Morse
  • Suzann Moskowitz
  • Nancel O’Donohue
  • Joshua Ontell
  • Lia Levenson and Evan Oppenheimer
  • Maria Orband
  • Jim and Terry Orband
  • Jane and David Ott
  • Victor and Lorraine Ovadia
  • Stephanie Palcich
  • Kirk Palmer & Associates
  • Paluszek Family Foundation
  • Sarah Lissa Paulson
  • Alyssa and Barry Peek
  • Joseph Persky
  • Minh-Thu Pham
  • Jessel Phillips
  • Laura and Ben Phillips

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  • Anick Pleven and Andrew Hoffman
  • Evelel Polk
  • Andre Poulin
  • Jeannette Price
  • Virginia Prince
  • Kevin and Hillary Quist
  • Stuart Richel
  • Kenneth Richieri and Kathryn Obler
  • Carolyn Risoli
  • Michael Roberts
  • Norman and Pascale Roberts
  • Caitlin Rolston
  • Adam Rosenberg
  • Kenneth Rosh
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Rotter
  • Melinda Hill Roybal
  • Gretchen and James Rubin
  • Joseph Safdieh
  • Roy Hart Schecter
  • JP Schneider
  • Amanda Schwartz
  • Nireata Seals, Ed.D
  • Rachel Seher
  • Madelyn Sierra
  • Mrs. Rita Silverman
  • Jeanne Silvers
  • Harold and Caren Singer
  • Lucy Small
  • Harry Smith
  • Ward and Carolyn Smith
  • Joan and Laurence Sorkin
  • Robert Spear
  • Rita Spera
  • Christine Spletzer
  • Carrie Sporer
  • Karen St. John
  • Barbara C. Stanton
  • Richard and Patricia Starr
  • Margaret Stewart-Brown
  • Anne and Edward M. Strauss
  • Dorothy Susser
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert Susser
  • Tani Takagi
  • Ellen Taus
  • Mr. and Mrs. Warren Traiger
  • Anneel Turner
  • Ted Valand and Ann Reed
  • Eileen Walsh
  • Dana and Josh Warrenv
  • Ramey Watkins
  • Mitchell and Janet Weingarden
  • Aku Ude Welcome
  • Julie Westphal
  • Marcia Wilson
  • Katherine and William Young
  • Bing Yi Yu and Andy Wang
  • Anonymous (8)

Foundations

  • The A to Z Impact Foundation
  • The Jeffrey H. and Shari L. Aronson Family Foundation
  • Morton K. & Jane Blaustein Foundation
  • Charina Endowment Fund
  • The Clark Foundation
  • Frances L. & Edwin L. Cummings Memorial Fund
  • The George Link, Jr. Foundation
  • JobsFirstNYC
  • McKeen Fund
  • Merck Foundation
  • The Ambrose Monell Foundation
  • Morrison & Foerster Foundation
  • NYC Covid-19 Response and Impact Fund in The New York Community Trust
  • The PVH Foundation
  • Robin Hood Foundation
  • Rockefeller Foundation Matching Gift Program
  • Satter Foundation
  • Social Good Fund
  • Tiger Foundation

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Corporations

  • Attentive Mobile
  • Bank of America Matching Gifts
  • BDT & Company
  • BNY Mellon Community Partnership
    • Goldman Sachs & Co. Matching Gift Program
    • Manhattan Unit Council of Supervisors and Administrators Retirement Chapter
    • Neuberger Berman

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Government

  • New York City Department of Education – 21st Centuary Community Learning Centers
  • New York City Department of Education – Learning to Work
  • Department of Youth & Community Development – Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act
  • Human Resources Administration – Immigrant Opportunities Initiative

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