Investors

We would like to thank the following philanthropic partners for their history of giving to After-School All-Stars. Please note that this list is not inclusive of the many generous partners who directly support us. If you would like to learn how to get involved with After-School All-Stars, please email Melissa Neubart, Senior Development Manager, melissa@as-as.org.

 New York Life Foundation New York Life Foundation:The New York Life Foundation was the first major investor in ASAS’ high school success work, We Are Ready, a middle to high school transition program. With the Foundation’s support, We Are Ready has quadrupled the number of youth served since 2010 and has set thousands of students on the path to high school, college and career success. Beginning in 2014, ASAS and New York Life have significantly expanded our work together. With the support of the New York Life foundation, ASAS will expand to six new cities over three years. Through this campaign—the largest expansion project in ASAS’ history—New York Life will help ensure thousands more at-risk middle school students receive the support and resources they need to realize their potential.Learn more…
  Women Sports Foundation:The Women’s Sports Foundation was established to advance the lives of women and girls through sports and physical activity. With their support ASAS launched GoGirlGo!, a female empowerment program to build leadership through sports. Learn more…
  NY 21st Century Community Learning Center:  The CCLC program is the only federal funding source dedicated to supporting after-school and local summer learning programs through the US Department of EducationTheir support has allowed for ASAS to expand in New York and grow from 3 schools to 6 within the last 2 years.   Learn more…
  NYC Department of Youth & Community Development: The New York City Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) invests in a network of community-based organizations and programs to alleviate the effects of poverty and to provide opportunities for New Yorkers and communities to flourish. Support from DYCD has given ASAS the opportunity to expand to three schools in Manhattan and Brooklyn.  Learn more…
 Metro PCS ConEdison: ConEdison is proud to support ASAS’ Career Exploration Opportunities (CEO) initiative. Con Edison has a long tradition of contributing to the communities they serve, partnering with hundreds of nonprofit organizations in New York City and Westchester whose programs reflect their dedication to strong and sustainable communities. Con Edison focuses their giving on five areas: the environment, arts and culture, community building, civics, and education. Con Edison gives grants, volunteers their time and talents, serves on nonprofit governing boards, makes in-kind contributions, and helps the groups they support work together.Learn more…
 Metro PCS MetroPCS Communications, Inc.:MetroPCS Communications, Inc., the leader in flat-rate, no annual contract and unlimited wireless service, is proud to partner with the New York Chapter of After-School All-Stars to empower local youth to move forward in school and in life. MetroPCS is committed to building stronger communities and believes that supporting youth – who are tomorrow’s leaders – is the key to building a brighter future. Through this multi-year partnership, MetroPCS will support ASAS’s school-based, comprehensive after-school programming in New York.Learn more…
 Mott Foundation C.S. Mott Foundation:The Charles Stewart Mott Foundation’s support builds ASAS’ organizational capacity to more effectively serve the broader after-school field. Specifically, the C.S. Mott Foundation’s partnership enables After-School All-Stars to enhance program quality and staff training, best practice sharing, and program evaluation.Learn more…
  United Way of NYC :United Way of New York City helps to mobilize our communities to break down barriers and build opportunities that improve the lives of low-income New Yorkers for the benefit of all. With their support, ASAS has been able to provide quality after-school programs and make a difference in ASAS student lives. .Learn more…
  Pinkerton FoundationThe Pinkerton foundation supports community-based programs for children, youth and families in economically disadvantaged areas in New York City.  Pinkerton supports direct-service programs that have one overriding goal: to help young people reach their full potential. The Pinkerton supports ASAS’ CEO Initiative, including STEM programming and STEM CampUs, a weeklong college immersion summer camp. Learn more…
  TJX FoundationThe mission of The TJX Foundation is to help families who need it most build a better future. TJX wants to make sure families’ and children’s critical basic needs are met and they have access to the opportunities they need to succeed and thrive. Their support has helped ASAS programming thrive in New York. Learn more…
  News America Marketing:News America Marketing is the nation’s premier single-source marketing-services company.  They’re committed to making a positive impact on the world and believe that corporations have the responsibility to give back to the community and assist those in need. Their support has helped ASAS expand 5th grade programs in our New York schools. Learn more…
  Target:Target supports ASAS’ Sports as a Hook initiative in New York. Target has long valued giving back to the community. Their support in organization like ours has provided books, school supplies, food, field trips and more to students and schools across the U.S. and around the world. Learn more…
  NY Community Trust:The New York Community Trust supports programs that improve the lives of all New Yorkers, with an emphasis on promoting healthy lives, promising futures, and thriving communities. Their support has sponsored programs like Sports as a Hook and SEL in our New York schools. Learn more…
  ELMA Music Foundation:The ELMA Music Foundation invests in organizations in Africa and the United States that either support youth development through music or provide assistance to members of the music community who undergo personal and financial hardship. With ELMA’s support, ASAS is enhancing our music production program, in which students are exposed to the technical aspect of creating music, giving students a hands-on experience in the art of mixing music and creating original tracksLearn more…