The Bowery Mission

Since 1879, The Bowery Mission has served homeless, hungry and poor New Yorkers. Meals, shelter, and medical care lead to residential programs that offer men and women the opportunity to transform their lives. Children get a positive first chance through summer camp, mentoring and family support. A vital part of the Lower East Side, The Bowery Mission now offers new hope to neighborhoods like Harlem and the South Bronx. bowery.org

New York Bike Messenger Foundation

The New York Bicycle Messenger Foundation is a non-profit, all-volunteer organization, staffed soley by messengers and ex-messengers. Our mission is to support the New York City messenger community. nybmf.org

New York Foundling

Founded by the Sisters of Charity in 1869 as a home for abandoned children, The Foundling today offers an expansive array of services for underserved children, families, and adults with developmental disabilities. Whether it' s an abused child in need of a foster home, a young mother who lacks the skills to care for her child, or a young person lost in the juvenile justice system, The Foundling provides the resources necessary to rebuild lives and rebuild families. nyfoundling.org

Nazareth Housing

Our Vision: To empower individuals and families to overcome barriers to safe and secure housing. Our Mission: Nazareth Housing is committed to the promotion of housing stability and economic independence among poor families and youth of New York City, through the provisions of Emergency Family Shelter, Homelessness Prevention, Economic Security and Urgent Needs Assistance, Permanent Low-Income and Supportive Housing. nazarethhousingnyc.org