Our national organization does its groundwork at a city level. We tailor our overall strategy to tactics that meet each city’s and member’s needs, and celebrate success wherever we operate.
One way LIFT-New York provides support for families is by helping them with asset building for the future. Research shows that a young person whose parent has invested between $1 and $500 in a savings account is five times more likely to graduate from college than a student with no savings in their possession. Therefore, we are […]
Walking into the LIFT-NY Bronx office each day, you are greeted by a familiar combination of English and Spanish conversations between both staff, fellows, and members. Because of the office’s location in the South Bronx, nearly half of the members served each day are Spanish-speaking. As the only Spanish-speaking Member Service Fellows, Melinda Escobar and Amanda […]