Melville in the News

New York to Give Homeless Youth ‘No Strings’ Cash for Two Years

Originally published in Newsweek.com by Jason Lemon   New York City is launching an experimental program that will give some homeless young people no-strings-attached direct cash payments of $1,250 per month as part of a public-private partnership supported by the mayor’s office. Some 30 to 40 young people, ages 18 to 24, will be eligible […]

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How We Are Working to “Meet the Moment”

by | November 11, 2020

Dear friends, In April, as the COVID-19 virus was radically transforming our lives and world, we shared details about the Trust’s response, which included immediately redirecting funds toward emergency COVID-19 relief in Connecticut, streamlining our grant processes and offering flexible support to our grantee partners. At that point the impact of COVID-19 was just beginning […]

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