Goddard Riverside strives toward a fair and just society where all people can make choices that lead to better lives for themselves and their families. We serve more than 20,000 New Yorkers each year with programs ranging from Early Childhood Education to Older Adult Centers.

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After School: A Key Piece of the Puzzle for Families

Young people love After School for the fun activities, snacks and friends. Find out why their parents love it too!

A Partnership Years in the Making

We’re thrilled to announce our strategic alignment with the Stanley Isaacs Center, which brings our two organizations together to strengthen the community. It all started from the shared vision of our leaders.

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Winners of our Social Justice Book Prizes Announced!

Children Under Fire: An American Crisis and Pura’s Cuentos: How Pura Belpré Reshaped Libraries with Her Stories have won Goddard Riverside’s 2021 social justice book prizes. Learn more about these remarkable books!