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Queen’s Chronicle Highlights ACE’s Great Work

The Queens Chronicle wrote a story to highlight the work ACE is doing to keep the community clean. Council Member Koslowitz contracted ACE to provide sanitation services in her district and the community is noticing the difference. Read the full story through the link below.

http://www.qchron.com/editions/central/dirty-kew-gardens-park-gets-scrubbed-down/article_e174d869-5991-5b77-b64c-ed605e9a95d2.html…

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Must See ACE Documentary

This video follows Herbert, Ricky and Donnell who have made incredible comebacks through ACE. These successes are made possible because of supporters like you. Make a life-changing gift below. Thank you to Loch Phillipps and Off Ramp Films for their beautiful work on this project.…

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#GivingTuesday is December 1st

Giving Tuesday

Donald was all smiles at his ACE Graduation Ceremony

Articles and studies are published on a rolling basis that demonstrate philanthropic giving’s direct relationship to happiness and success.  Here is is an op-ed from the New York Times about exactly that. And here is an article from Science Magazine that cites a Harvard study shows buying gifts for yourself negligibly increases happiness, but giving to others dramatically increases positive feelings for yourself and others.…

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Thank You for Helping Lance Go from Shelter to Supervisor

Lance moved to New York City with his mother and father when he was seven. He had a middle-class upbringing and was never worried about financial insecurity. “My dad made good money as an accountant. I never imagined growing up that I could be homeless.”Lance and Jim

Lance graduated high school and immediately wanted to start working. He got a job as a bike messenger for a firm on the 86th floor of World Trade Center One.…

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How to Have a Great Time with Your Friends and Help the Homeless: The Art Strut

Getting involved in the fight against homelessness can be overwhelming. There are, however, ways to help those Art Strutin need just by doing what you love.

For example, Danielle Natzinitsky wanted to help homeless New Yorkers, and she knew that her friends and neighbors were interested too. She decided to harness the momentum of her community focused organization the SoHo Strut and donate the proceeds from her community event, The Art Strut, to help men and women at ACE get back into the workforce.…

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Interview with Ladurée President

Laduree Garden PatioAt this year’s Gala we honored two of our staunchest and most generous partners, Ms. Elisabeth Holder Raberin and Mr. Pierre Raberin. You may recognize them as the family behind the legendary brand Ladurée, known worldwide for their Macarons and fine food.

Last year, the Parisian powerhouse opened doors to its  first U.S. location, right here in SoHo.  It is a beautiful and spacious restaurant, tea salon and pastry shop, colorfully decorated and with with Macarons spilling over the front counters.…

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