Children of the City is the only grassroots, family development organization in New York City that utilizes home visits to connect individual children and families with the programs and resources to empower them with the skills to overcome poverty.
Based in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, Children of the City has been responding to the critical needs of families coping with trauma, academic frustration, drug abuse, delinquency and despair since 1981. Growing with the community is a priority for Children of the City. New programs are added reguarly to help families address crucial issues as they arise.
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After-school and summer programs
Advocacy with state and city agencies
Community and holiday events
Board of Directors
Founder and Executive Director
(Partner-Wealth and Legacy Group)
(President/CEO-Wealth and Legacy Group)
(President/CEO – Krislen Management Corp.)
(Managing Director-Graham Capital)
Vickie Del Toro
(Commercial Insurance-AIG Holding)
(Director – A. Parker Dental Studio)
(Director of Player Engagement-New York Football Giants)