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Change Makers Make Major Impact

April is #NationalVolunteerMonth, and today marks the first day of Volunteer Appreciation Week! Today we're highlighting some of the many ways in which our Change Makers have come together to reimagine possibilities and help kids achieve their dreams.

Apollo Assistants drive collaboration by creating mask chains for kids

Corporate partner Apollo's team of Assistants drive collaboration by creating mask chains for kids at CFK's Youth Engagement Center.

CFK’s Brand New Website

In case you missed it... Change for Kids has a brand new website!

Fun Outdoor Activities To Do At Home

You’ve been dreaming of warmer weather, and now it’s finally here.

From Intern to Impact

Most of us spend our lives wishing that we had nowhere to go. In the mornings we say it’s “too early.” After a long week at work, we’re “too tired.” But when the world stops, with no hope for normalcy in sight, we crave human interaction. We want to see our friends. We miss our most obnoxious ...

6 Creative Activity Ideas to Spark Your Kids’ Imaginations

Expert-Backed Health and Safety Tips for Kids and Gaming

Video games. They're a source of fun and excitement for kids of all ages. But they can also be a source of stress for parents. Worries about screen time top the list, and online gaming has given parents even more to worry about. 

Meet Kaylee of P.S. 6X!

Meet Kaylee, who attends CFK partner school P.S. 6X in the Bronx. Kaylee sat down with CFK and told us everything she’s feeling in today’s learning environment.

Change for Kids hires new Senior Director of Programs & Innovation, Travis Welcome!

Change for Kids is proud to announce our new Senior Director of Programs & Innovation, Travis Welcome. In a world that is ever changing, having someone at the crossroads of impactful programming and forward thinking innovation will be critical for our organization's health and growth.

CFK’s Reimagine Youth Development Conference

Last week Change for Kids hosted our first ever virtual meeting of the minds: the Reimagine Youth Development Conference.

A Critical Analysis of Change for Kids

I was intrigued by CFK's mission and decided to conduct a study of the organization for my graduate program at NYU. Now, I have the amazing opportunity to intern here this summer.

New York City Nonprofit Leaders of Color Call for Action and Reform

New York City is a world city and a pace-setter. It is a beacon of hope to many and a space where creativity flourishes. For New Yorkers, our diversity in many forms — race, national origin, ethnicity, sexual identity or orientation, religious or spiritual beliefs, industries, and occupations — is ...

CFK’s Virtual Career Day

A boy of many talents: CFK’s Got Talent Winner Tristan

CFK’s Got Talent winner Tristan is a boy of many talents - from basketball to math!

Up Close and Personal with CFK’s Got Talent Winner, Niya!

CFK’s Got Talent winner Niya shut down our talent show with her incredible voice!

Women’s History Month Salute

Let’s Catch Kids Being Good, and Reinforce Their Positive Choices.

Volunteers inspire, coach and mentor our students, and enrich our school communities.

All children - no matter what their learning style - can learn at high levels.

A Conversation with Four Teachers: Women’s History Month

In honor of Women’s History Month, CFK sat down with four of our favorite teachers.
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NYC Council Funds 7th Annual Communities of Color Nonprofit Stabilization Fund

Change for Kids among recipients for CCNSF Award.

Sick Empire - Kevin Ervin speaks on the mental health of kids

The North Star Media - Sick Empire - Podcast

Kevin Ervin speaks on the mental health of kids during pandemic/racism.

Spring Break Activities For Kids During Home Quarantine

NYC Tech Mommy

Spring Break may be canceled in NYC but that doesn’t mean we can’t have some fun.

Opinion: New York City Nonprofit Leaders of Color Call for Action and Reform

City Limits

Nonprofit leaders of color call for action and reform, including Kevin Ervin

Should we be prioritizing emotional support over academics right now?

Parents Magazine

When Change for Kids stepped in to help elementary schools across NYC transition to distance learning, it became clear that kids needed connection, creativity, and self-expression more than anything else.

Spell It Out PSA

CFK is part of filming a PSA at PS 142 - PSA wins Emmy on 4/27

CFK on NY1 Around the Boroughs


CFK was featured on Spectrum NY1 for our Spring Break digital programming

Spring Break at Home 2020

Spring break cancelled? Not on our watch.

Change for Kids presents CFK SPRING BREAK! A weeklong series of live, virtual events - fun for all ages.

From the Executive Director’s Desk

Change for Kids Announces CFK Digital

Today, we prepare for and look ahead to an unprecedented tomorrow. Life as we know it is changing. But, despite the world rapidly changing around us, one thing will always remain the same: we are strong together.

BronxMama Features CFK Change Day

CFK Change Day 2020 featured.

CFK is part of filming a PSA at PS 142

Yahoo! Finance

CFK is part of filming a PSA at PS 142

Louise Phillips Forbes Featured on Fox5 News, NYC

Fox 5 News NY

Louise Phillips Forbes interviewed by Ernie Anastos about her involvement in the nonprofit "Change for Kids" and the importance of childhood literacy.

7th Annual Ride For The Kids To Benefit Change for Kids

Please join them for the 7th annual Ride for Kids, a charity SoulCycle ride at the Barn at Bridgehampton.

Celebrities like Karlie Kloss and Kevin Hart are helping raise millions for charity by running the New York City Marathon

Market Watch

Singer/songwriter Prince Royce has raised $6,475 and counting for both Change for Kids and the National Kidney Foundation.

Bronx Native Prince Royce Wants to Break 4 Hours in the NYC Marathon

Runner’s World Magazine

Family ties weren't the only reason that Royce decided to run this year. He's also lacing up to raise money for The National Kidney Foundation and Change for Kids, a non-profit which raises money for New York City elementary schools.

Making A Difference One Child At A Time

New York Lifestyles

As a leading broker at Halstead Property’s Park Avenue office and a multi-time winner of the broker of the year, Louise Phillips Forbes is a very busy woman.

Still, despite her jam-packed schedule, she makes time to give back

Change for Kids, Ride for Kids

ML Beach Magazine

On Friday, July 31st, Change for Kids hosted the 5th Annual Ride for Kids at SoulCycle Bridgehampton.

11-Year-Old Brooklyn Boy Dreams Big Thanks to Change for Kids Organization: ’I Want to Be a Special Person’

People Magazine

"I want to be one of those real strong, confident cops. I want to help civilians, and one day, I want to be honored," Leonard Moore tells PEOPLE

Change for Kids Super Chefs

Good Day New York / Fox 5

Blue Water Grill chef brings PS 277 and BLES students on the show to give them a cooking lesson, promote Super Chefs


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