Successful Programs

CDF Freedom Schools®

The CDF Freedom Schools summer and afterschool programs supports children and families with high quality academic enrichment; parent and family involvement; civic engagement and social action; intergenerational leadership development; and nutrition, health and mental health. Learn more.

Youth Leadership Development

Through nationwide initiatives and community-based programs, we plant the seeds to develop the next generation of servant-leaders who will continue to reweave the fabric of community for children and youth. Our vision is to create a successor generation of servant-leaders who will drive community and national transformations and inspire and make long-term improvements for children. Learn more.

Harlem Children’s Zone 

A national model for breaking the cycle of poverty. Learn more.

Policy Link

A national research and action institute advancing economic and social equity by Lifting Up What Works®. Learn more.