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August 2022


Downtown's Newest Pop-Up:

Homeless Outreach

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Our homeless outreach specialists are partnering with other organizations in a weekly effort to connect unhoused people at Chinatown's Sara D. Roosevelt Park with services and housing.

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Back to School with Backpacks and More

Our recent backpack and school supply giveaways were a big hit! See photos from our Lincoln Square Neighborhood Center and our partner, the Stanley M. Isaacs Center.

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Save the Date for Social Justice Never Sleeps!
Our annual Bash (formerly the Gala) returns to the beautiful Monarch Rooftop in Midtown Manhattan on September 28. We'll unveil the shortlists for our youth and adult social justice book prizes while celebrating the mission of Goddard Riverside and the Isaacs Center.
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Instagram of the Month
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Our Performing Arts Conservatory presented a stunning summer-ending production that showcased all the skills of our incredible young people. The conservatory provides free professional training to local children every summer. Learn more.

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