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Thursday, August 8, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
More Evidence of NYC’s Housing Affordability Crisis

A major new report about housing in New York City documents the widening affordability gap, one of the driving forces behind record homelessness . Even during the economic downturn apartment rents rose significantly while renter incomes fell, and four out of five low-income renters suffer from high rent burdens.

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Thursday, August 8, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Daily News Op-Ed Touts Bloomberg’s Misguided Approach to Homelessness

A recent op-ed is yet another effort to promote the meager findings of the controversial Homebase study. But the op-ed paints a deeply misleading picture of NYC family homelessness and, most troubling, completely ignores proven housing-based solutions.

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Friday, August 2, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
An Update from Bound For Success

This week Bound For Success takes a trip to White Post Farms.

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Thursday, August 1, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
The Coalition Works with the 92Y’s Passport NYC

This summer the Coalition worked with a group of international teens looking to make a difference in the world.

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Monday, July 29, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Bound for Success Has a Little Fun in the Kitchen

Our BFS kids learned how to make ice cream and other treats from scratch.

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Tuesday, July 23, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Congrats to First Step Classes 116 and 117!

We recently celebrated graduation ceremonies for First Step classes 116 and 117.

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Monday, July 22, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
The Coalition for the Homeless Responds to Lawsuit

Read the Coalition's response to the recent lawsuit by Bloomberg against Liu.

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Thursday, July 18, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
A Bound for Success Summer Blog

Each week this summer we will feature photos and writings from our Bound for Success day camp.

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Thursday, July 11, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Bloomberg Officials Tout Meager Findings of Prevention Study While Still Withholding Housing Aid

A controversial study of the Homebase prevention program found that it did little to prevent homelessness and saved a mere $140 per family. But Mayor Bloomberg still stubbornly withholds permanent housing aid that would both reduce NYC’s record homeless shelter population AND save nearly $15 million each year.

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Thursday, July 11, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Coalition Responds to Sweeping Changes in Mental Health System

Yesterday, New York State announced big changes to state-run psychiatric hospitals.

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Monday, July 1, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Coalition for the Homeless Supports the Community Safety Act

Last week, the Coalition joined hundreds on the steps of City Hall to call for the protection of homeless New Yorkers from discrimination by the NYPD.

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Friday, June 28, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
AIG Helps the Coalition Get Ready for Camp

CFH corporate sponsor AIG wasn't afraid to get a little dirty as they helped us set up for camp.

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Thursday, June 27, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
New Video and Recap from Carnival Night!

Thanks to all of you who attended Carnival Night for Kids!

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Wednesday, June 26, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Make a Difference This Summer

A guest post from our summer high school intern Annabel Strauss on how kids can get involved in helping to end homelessness.

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Monday, June 24, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
The Young Women’s Giving Circle Focuses on Homelessness

We worked with this inspiring group of young women to help them learn more about the causes and solutions to homelessness.

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Monday, June 17, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
NY Times Editorial:  The Forgotten 50,000

Today’s New York Times includes an amazing editorial spotlighting the historic crisis of New York City homelessness, the failures of Mayor Bloomberg’s flawed policies, and the challenges ahead for the next mayor.

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Thursday, June 13, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
A New and Improved First Step Boutique

On Friday June 7th, the Coalition opened the doors to the remodeled First Step Boutique.

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Friday, June 7, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
City Council Calls for Better Response to Next Natural Disaster

Plan aims to improve conditions at storm shelters and provide outreach to the most vulnerable individuals.

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Friday, May 31, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
A Note for the Grand Central Food Program

We were touched to receive a note this morning from one of our GCFP recipients.

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Thursday, May 16, 2013 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Legal Victory! Court Blocks City from Ending Hotel Program for Hundreds of Sandy Survivors

A judge ordered the City to continue providing temporary housing to hundreds of low-income families displaced by Sandy.

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