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The work of Advocates for Children of New York is made possible by the generous contributions and in-kind support received throughout the year.  We wish to express our sincere thank you to the following foundations, firms, and government agencies for their support:

Atlantic Philanthropies

Bingham McCutchen LLP

Morton K. and Jane Blaustein Foundation

William C. Bullitt Foundation

Clark Foundation

CME Group Community Foundation

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

Ira W. DeCamp Foundation

DLA Piper LLP (US)

Donors' Education Collaborative

Equal Justice Works

Bernard F. and Alva B. Gimbel Foundation, Inc.

Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Hagedorn Fund

Heckscher Foundation

Mary J. Hutchins Foundation

IOLA Fund of the State of New York

Lucius N. Littauer Foundation

Ludwig Family Foundation

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Morrison & Foerster LLP

New York Bar Foundation

New York City Council

New York Community Trust

New York State Education Department (NYSED)

New York State Office of Court Administration -- Oversight Board for Judiciary Civil Legal Services Funds in New York

O’Melveny & Myers LLP

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP

Price Family Foundation 

Robin Hood

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Skadden Fellowship Foundation

United States Department of Education

Venable LLP Foundation

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP