Tag: Center for New York City Affairs

Eric Montfort

“Crisis in the Quality of Childcare” for Low-Income Communities

Despite EarlyLearn Reforms Raising the Quality of Care Remains A Challenge


NYC Underestimates Value of Family Child Care For Immigrant Communities

The city’s reforms make it harder for family child-care providers to survive.


Watch the Fi2W Forum – The Detention Dilemma: Families, Security and Immigrant Rights

Feet in 2 Worlds is hosting a forum on immigrant detentions at The New School on Thursday, February 23, from 6-8 PM.

Jose Antonio Vargas

Podcast: DREAM Act Campaign Spawns New Leaders in the Immigrant Rights Movement

In this podcast episode, you’ll hear three new voices in the immigrant rights movement: Jose Antonio Vargas, Tania Mattos and Juan Escalante. They are young, undocumented and public about their status.

Council Member Julissa Ferrras (left), with and Council Member Margaret Chin

Taking the Measure of Immigrant Electoral Power

As new generations of immigrants emerge, is NY’s political character changing? A recent forum focused on how immigrant communities gain influence in government.

Panelists at the Third Annual Bill Green Forum - Photo: Marty Heitner

Immigrant Women Marching in Place

FI2W’s Valeria Fernandez acted as moderator for the Third Annual Bill Green Forum on low-income working women and economic inequality.