#New York

  • Article: New York Just Made School Lunch Free for All Students
    Food & Hunger

    New York Just Made School Lunch Free for All Students

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 7, 2017

    Students can finally focus on what matters most — learning. Read more

  • Article: How UK Global Citizens Can Win a VIP Trip to New York’s Global Citizen Festival
    Citizenship

    How UK Global Citizens Can Win a VIP Trip to New York’s Global Citizen Festival

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 4, 2017

    Just follow these easy steps. Read more

  • Article: The Actual Number of Child Marriages in the US Is Staggering
    Girls & Women

    The Actual Number of Child Marriages in the US Is Staggering

    By Meghan Werft|July 10, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Some states still allow girls as young as 13 to marry. Read more

  • Article: How Gardening Is Helping Somali Refugees Find Their Roots in New York
    Citizenship

    How Gardening Is Helping Somali Refugees Find Their Roots in New York

    By Tess Sohngen|June 29, 2017

    The new community garden gives space for both food and community bonds to grow. Read more

  • Article: New York Has Finally Outlawed Child Marriage
    Girls & Women

    New York Has Finally Outlawed Child Marriage

    By Cassie Carothers|June 20, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "Child marriage is a dirty secret in the US." Read more

  • Article: This Ex-Gang Member Served 7 Years in Prison. 4 Years Later, He Has an Ivy League Master's Degree.
    Education

    This Ex-Gang Member Served 7 Years in Prison. 4 Years Later, He Has an Ivy League Master's Degree.

    By Meghan Werft|May 17, 2017

    “Education rehabilitated me.” Read more

  • Article: The Real Story of How Swiss Women Overcame a Hidden History of Oppression
    Girls & Women

    The Real Story of How Swiss Women Overcame a Hidden History of Oppression

    By Meghan Werft|April 20, 2017

    Switzerland wasn’t always so gender progressive. Read more

  • Article: New York Will Be the First State to Offer Tuition-Free Public Universities
    Education

    New York Will Be the First State to Offer Tuition-Free Public Universities

    By James O'Hare|April 10, 2017

    Bernie Sanders approves. Read more