America’s original chess education organization, Chess in the Schools fosters the intellectual and social development of low-income youth through chess education. To date, they have taught more than 500,000 of New York City’s most underserved children in 48 schools, inspiring them to greater achievement.
The School of American Ballet is the of¬ficial training academy of New York City Ballet and was founded in 1934 by Lincoln Kirstein and legendary choreographer George Balanchine. Located at Lincoln Center, SAB is considered the premier ballet academy in the United States, training more students who go on to become professional dancers than any other school.
Citymeals on Wheels is a public/private partnership with the New York City Department for the Aging (DFTA). Through this partnership, 100% of all public gifts to Citymeals are used for the preparation and delivery of meals for homebound elderly New Yorkers. Citymeals has delivered over 60 million nutritious meals since 1981 with its well-established network of volunteers.
2019 Contributions include:
– Annual Sunday Supper
IPTI is a non-profit organization and a pioneer in the successful implementation of effective, scalable social technologies to solve social problems. These technologies are created in close collaboration with the communities in which are applied. IPTI’s projects integrate art, science, and technology to provide a systemic and evolutionary pathway to foster development in children and adolescents in low-income municipalities.
Room to Read seeks to transform the lives of millions of children in low-income communities by focusing on literacy and gender equality in education. Working in collaboration with local communities, partner organizations and governments, they develop literacy skills and a habit of reading among primary school children, and support girls to complete secondary school with the relevant life skills to succeed in school and beyond.
The Icla da Silva Foundation is the largest recruitment center for the Be The Match Registry in the United States. It recruits over 38,000 new potential bone marrow donors every year, with a strong focus on minority communities. With offices across the United States and Puerto Rico, the Foundation is continuously expanding its efforts in providing assistance and hope to thousands of families in the US and all over the world.
BrazilFoundation mobilizes resources for ideas and actions that transform Brazil. They work with local leaders, organizations and a global network of supporters to promote equality, social justice and economic opportunity for all Brazilians. BrazilFoundation works hand-in-hand with donors connecting them to a diverse portfolio of organizations in Brazil, including IPTI.
Generation is an independent nonprofit founded in 2014 by McKinsey & Company to help empower young people to build thriving, sustainable careers and to provide employers the highly-skilled, motivated talent they need. Generation trains people ages 18-29 for jobs in four different business sectors.
Pelé Little Prince Research Institute, founded in 2005, concentrates its efforts on the investigation of complex childhood diseases that are prevalent in Brazil and have limited diagnostic and treatment options. Its mission is to raise the percentage cure of such diseases. As a result, Little Prince has become one of the leaders in pediatric research in Latin America.