FORESTDALE'S BACKPACK DRIVE IS UNDERWAY!

We need your help to raise $25,000 by July 1st!

Last year, our Backpack Drive was a major success thanks to donors like YOU.

Forestdale was able to provide 1,000 children with everything they needed for the start of the school year, and this year we intend to do it again!

Make sure that children in need get what they need to succeed!

ACS NAMES FORESTDALE FOSTER PARENT AS "OUTSTANDING"

"Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud" (Maya Angelou) - This quote from Maya Angelou is Roxanne King-William’s favorite quote, and she has exemplified its meaning in everything she has done for teens in need since becoming a Forestdale foster parent. In recognition of this service, ACS presented Mrs. King-Williams with their “Outstanding Foster Parent” award, at a reception held on May 25th at the NYU Helen and Martin Kimmel Center for University Life.

FORESTDALE CO-HOSTED A BOROUGH-WIDE BABY SHOWER WITH CHIRLANE MCCRAY!

Forestdale is proud to co-host the NYC Baby Shower at the NY Hall of Science on Saturday, April 22. First Lady Chirlane McCray and Deputy Mayor Richard Buery organized a great event for hundreds of Queens children and parents.

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# of children we protect each year in foster care. 100% who graduated high school were admitted to college.
1,200
Families stay together, play together. 400 receiving health services on-site at Forestdale.
95%
Graduation rate for Strong Fathers, where men become great dads

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Forestdale’s mission is to ensure children have the fundamental assets they need to thrive: a safe and loving home, education and career opportunity, and health literacy.

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