Legislative

State of the State: SCAA’s Response

New York’s 2020 Legislative Session officially began on January 8, 2020 and Governor Andrew Cuomo delivered his State of the State address. The State of the State is an opportunity for the Governor to set a tone and vision for the year ahead. Evaluating this year’s address against the needs of New York children and…
READ MORE
News

The State of New York Children: A 2020 Data Briefing

Schuyler Center Presents Data on State of New York Children – Calls on State Leaders to Cut Child Poverty in Half by 2030 On January 14, 2020, the Schuyler Center’s policy team shared data about the well-being of New York children and recommended policy strategies for building better foundations for all the state’s children at…
READ MORE
General

December 5, 2019: An Evening Celebrating Revolutionary Women

On December 5, 2019, the Schuyler Center for Analysis and Advocacy hosted our Celebrating Revolutionary Women event at the Albany Institute of History and Art. It was a great evening where over eighty of our friends and partners gathered in the beautiful Rice House to talk about Schuyler’s past and future fighting for fair and just…
READ MORE
General

Smile with us…on Amazon!

Not able to donate right now? You can give at no cost to you through Amazon Smile! Q: How do I select a charitable organization to support when shopping on AmazonSmile? A: Log in to AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com). You MUST login through this link in order for this to work! Once you sign in with your…
READ MORE
Child Welfare

World Children’s Day

Today is World Children's Day! Launched in 1954, the goal is to improve child welfare worldwide. This year is extra special, marking the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child; a time to celebrate and a time to demand action for child rights. It’s a fun day with a serious message,…
READ MORE
President's Message

Reducing poverty will require political will

Nearly three million New Yorkers live in poverty and 895,303 of them are children. An additional 643,000 children are in low-income households above the poverty level.  That’s over a million New York children living in households struggling to pay rent, heat their homes, get transportation, and feed their children. The US Census Bureau’s most recent…
READ MORE
General

Giving Tuesday is December Third

Advocacy starts with you, our supporters. Change is propelled by people who care, and this year on December 3rd, we at Schuyler Center are working to harness the collective power of individuals. Every year on Giving Tuesday, millions of people mobilize to show up, give back, and change their communities. We're excited to be a part…
READ MORE