Grantee Profile

Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City

Grants to Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City

  • $150,000Active Strategy

    2015 (Duration 1 year)

    Criminal Justice

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To generate a plan to target jail misuse and overuse as part of a network of sites participating in the Safety and Justice Challenge, the Foundation’s criminal justice reform initiative to reduce over-incarceration by changing the way America thinks about and uses jails.

  • $1,000,000Active Strategy

    2010 (Inactive Grant)

    Housing

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To study the effects that living in subsidized housing has on child and family well-being (over three years).

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Housing

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To support the design of a long-term study of the health and education impacts of subsidized housing on low-income residents of New York City.

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Housing

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To develop and implement a technology platform to help manage and preserve government-assisted rental housing.

  • $1,000,000

    2007 (Inactive Grant)

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of an evaluation of the Conditional Cash Transfer and Family Self-Sufficiency programs (over two years).

  • $150,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Housing

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of a project to develop a comprehensive rental housing database, analyze the existing stock of government-assisted rental housing, and assess and improve the organizational capacity of key housing agencies.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City $3,100,000 between 1983 and 2015.

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