Corcoran Cares Beneficiaries
Arts in Action
Bringing the training of fine art skills to public school children. Also assists depressed children and those suffering from post traumatic stress disorder.
Bedford-Stuyvesant Volunteer Ambulance Corps
Helps minority communities become healthier.
Promotes economic self-sufficiency by providing interview skills, business clothing and ongoing career development and support to economically disadvantaged NYC women.
Brooklyn Arts Exchange
A neighborhood home for the arts and recognized citywide and nationally for it’s work “developing” artists.
The Brooklyn Ballet
The Brooklyn Ballet was founded in 2002 as a professional, not-for-profit dance company dedicated to serving Brooklyn’s diverse artistic communities through educational outreach projects. Through its educational and community programs, Brooklyn Ballet creates opportunities for new audiences to experience an aspect of culture that would have been otherwise inaccessible. A few of the outreach projects that The Brooklyn Ballet works on are:
Take Ballet to the Streets- A free performance series, which takes place in community centers, parks, waterfront piers, and senior citizen centers.
Elevate- A program in which students and teachers work together to receive 6-8 weeks of hands on ballet training.
Brooklyn Ballet in the Houses – A program that provides ballet education to students who live in NYCHA housing. This program includes three performing opportunities as well as offering full scholarships to the Brooklyn Ballet.
The Brooklyn Chamber Music Society
The society has established itself as an important presenter of classical chamber music in New York City.
Ellen Hermanson Foundation
To ensure access to state-of-the-art breast health care and to empower people affected by cancer.
Provides activities and spaces where the child is the center of activity, and we offer parents and
caregivers frequent parenting workshops, classes, support groups, and a lending library stocked with
Grand Central Neighborhood Social Services
GCNSSC is committed to providing immediate relief to Midtown Manhattan’s homeless population. Through our Mainchance Drop-In Center, we offer basic necessities (food, clothing, showers, and chairs for respite) and a range of social services including employment counseling, treatment referrals, and housing assistance.
The Greenwich House
Is designed to assist and empower seniors, providing a community for our members and meeting their needs
in a variety of ways.
The Hope Program
To empower individuals living in poverty to achieve economic self-sufficiency and to inform practices and policy by sharing research and solutions.
Ice Hockey In Harlem
IHOCKEYIH is a non-profit community based organization for youth that uses the sport of hockey to promote academic achievement, responsibility, teamwork and good character.
Information For Families
Provides information for New York City’s homeless or formerly homeless families and to families in danger of losing their homes to help them find resources and build a more secure and independent life.
i-tri’s goal is to teach the girls that they are CAPABLE, STRONG, and WORTHY. Their intensive, multifaceted program, is led by professional coaches, nutritionists and educators, focuses on self-esteem building, athletic training, family outreach and nutrition classes.
The Joseph A. Forgione Development School for Youth All Stars Project, Inc
Weekly series of workshops to introduce students to the worlds of finance, communications and culture. The program is capped off with paid internship.
Mayor’s Alliance for NYCS Animals
Committed to seeing the day when no New York City dog or cat of reasonable health and temperament is
killed merely because he or she does not have a home.
An all-volunteer, no-kill organization dedicated to rescuing and rehabilitating the strays of New York
MoCADA- The Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts
Brooklyn’s first museum dedicated to using the visual arts to discuss issues affecting people of the African diaspora.
National Dance Institute
Supports children in New York City’s public schools.
National Institute for People with Disabilities
This program is a one week residential camping program that serves children from 7 to 18 with developing and learning disabilities. Inclusion is the theme in this uniquely tailored program within a traditional camp setting.
Provides theater/arts programs free of charge to New York City’s underserved public schools.
Reading Reform Foundation of New York
Leverages limited resources by thoroughly preparing teachers to give thousands of inner-city school children the gift of literacy.
Organization that uses writing & filmmaking to foster self expression & leadership in underserved teens.
Search & Care Inc.
Is a not for profit organization whose mission it to help frail and isolated older people live safely and independently in their own homes.
(SHARE) Self-Help Woman with Breast or Ovarian Cancer
SHARE’s mission is to create and sustain a supportive network and community of women affected by breast or ovarian cancer.
The Shield Institute
This program works with families and communities to help enable children and adults with developmental challenges to lead full, meaningful lives to work and contribute.
A unique program for children with disabilities that combines Conductive Education a highly structured intensive program of daily physical training, with traditional academic studies.
To create and stage works that deepen society’s sensitivity and understanding of the human condition.
Helps talented New York City students from low-income families gain admission to and succeed at top
high schools and colleges.
Theater for the new city
A theater training program developed specifically to foster communication and self-esteem in at-risk and limited English proficient students.
Wild Bird Fund
They provide emergency care for over 1000 wild birds and animals in New York City each year.
Woman to Woman
Provides one-to-one emotional support and mentoring to women undergoing treatment for
gynecologic cancer, their families and the partners who support them through this difficult time.