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File #: Res 0636-2015    Version: * Name: Approving the new designation and changes in the designation of certain organizations to receive funding in the Expense Budget.
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on Finance
On agenda: 3/31/2015
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: Resolution approving the new designation and changes in the designation of certain organizations to receive funding in the Expense Budget.
Sponsors: Julissa Ferreras-Copeland
Council Member Sponsors: 1
Attachments: 1. Committee Report, 2. Hearing Transcript, 3. March 31, 2015 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 3-31-15, 5. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - March 31, 2015
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Preconsidered Res. No. 636
 
 
Resolution approving the new designation and changes in the designation of certain organizations to receive funding in the Expense Budget.
 
 
By Council Member Ferreras
Whereas, On June 26, 2014 the Council of the City of New York (the "City Council") adopted the expense budget for fiscal year 2015 with various programs and initiatives (the "Fiscal 2015 Expense Budget"); and
Whereas, On June 27, 2013, the Council adopted the expense budget for fiscal year 2014 with various programs and initiatives (the "Fiscal 2014 Expense Budget"); and
Whereas, The City Council is hereby implementing and furthering the appropriations set forth in the Fiscal 2014 and Fiscal 2015 Expense Budgets by approving the new designation and changes in the designation of certain organizations receiving local, aging, and youth discretionary funding, and by approving the new designation and changes in the designation of certain organizations to receive funding pursuant to certain initiatives in accordance therewith; and
Whereas, The City Council is hereby implementing and furthering the appropriations set forth in the Fiscal 2015 Expense Budget by approving new Description/Scope of Services for certain organizations receiving local and youth discretionary funding and funding pursuant to certain initiatives; now therefore be it
Resolved, That the City Council approves the new designation and changes in the designation of certain organizations receiving local discretionary funding in accordance with the Fiscal 2015 Expense Budget, as set forth in Chart 1; and be it further
Resolved, That the City Council approves the changes in the designation of certain organizations receiving aging discretionary funding in accordance with the Fiscal 2015 Expense Budget, as set forth in Chart 2; and be it further
Resolved, That the City Council approves the new designation and changes in the designation of certain organizations receiving youth discretionary funding in accordance with the Fiscal 2015 Expense Budget, as set forth in Chart 3; and be it further
Resolved, That the City Council approves the change in the designation of a certain organization receiving funding pursuant to the Anti-Poverty Initiative in accordance with the Fiscal 2015 Expense Budget, as set forth in Chart 4; and be it further
Resolved, That the City Council approves the new designation and changes in the designation of certain organizations receiving funding pursuant to the NYC Digital Inclusion and Literacy Initiative in accordance with the Fiscal 2015 Expense Budget, as set forth in Chart 5; and be it further
Resolved, That the City Council approves the new designation and the changes in the designation of certain organizations receiving funding pursuant to the Cultural Immigrants Initiative in accordance with the Fiscal 2015 Expense Budget, as set forth in Chart 6; and be it further
Resolved, That the City Council approves the change in the designation of a certain organization receiving funding pursuant to the Early Childhood Literacy Initiative in accordance with the Fiscal 2015 Expense Budget, as set forth in Chart 7; and be it further
Resolved, That the City Council approves the change in the designation of a certain organization receiving funding pursuant to the Sports Training and Rolemodels for Success (STARS) Initiative in accordance with the Fiscal 2015 Expense Budget, as set forth in Chart 8; and be it further
Resolved, That the City Council approves the changes in the designation of certain organizations receiving funding pursuant to the Discretionary Child Care Initiative in accordance with the Fiscal 2015 Expense Budget, as set forth in Chart 9; and be it further
Resolved, That the City Council approves the new designation and the changes in the designation of certain organizations receiving funding pursuant to the Anti-Gun Violence Initiative - Community-Based Programs in accordance with the Fiscal 2015 Expense Budget, as set forth in Chart 10; and be it further
Resolved, That the City Council approves the new designation and the changes in the designation of certain organizations receiving funding pursuant to the MWBE Leadership Associations Initiative in accordance with the Fiscal 2015 Expense Budget, as set forth in Chart 11; andbe it further
Resolved, That the City Council approves the new description for the Description/Scope of Services for certain organizations receiving local and youth discretionary funding and funding pursuant to certain initiatives in accordance with the Fiscal 2015 Expense Budget, as set forth in Chart 12; and be it further
Resolved, That the City Council approves the new designation and the changes in the designation of certain organizations receiving local discretionary funding in accordance with the Fiscal 2014 Expense Budget, as set forth in Chart 13; and be it further
Resolved, That the City Council approves the new designation and the changes in the designation of certain organizations receiving youth discretionary funding in accordance with the Fiscal 2014 Expense Budget, as set forth in Chart 14.
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CHART 1: Local Initiatives - Fiscal 2015
Member
Organization
EIN Number
Agency
Amount
Agy #
U/A
Fiscal Conduit/Sponsoring Organization
Fiscal Conduit EIN *
City-Wide
Fund for the City of New York, Inc. **
13-2612524
MISC
($200,000.00)
098
002
 
 
City-Wide
Fund for the City of New York, Inc. **
13-2612524
DYCD
$200,000.00
260
312
 
 
Vallone
Andrean Players, The
11-2203300
DYCD
($7,500.00)
260
005
 
*
Vallone
St. Andrew Avellino Church - Andrean Players
11-2203300
DYCD
$7,500.00
260
005
 
 
Dickens
131 Saint Nicholas Avenue Tenant's League
13-3513113
NYCHA
($3,500.00)
098
002
 
*
Dickens
New York City Housing Authority - 131 Saint Nicholas Avenue Tenant's League
13-6400434
NYCHA
$3,500.00
098
002
 
*
Dickens
Jackie Robinson Tenants Association, Inc.
13-3420375
NYCHA
($3,500.00)
098
002
 
*
Dickens
New York City Housing Authority - Jackie Robinson Tenants Association, Inc.
13-6400434
NYCHA
$3,500.00
098
002
 
 
Dickens
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Towers
13-3794337
NYCHA
($3,500.00)
098
002
 
*
Dickens
New York City Housing Authority - Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Towers
13-6400434
NYCHA
$3,500.00
098
002
 
 
Dickens
St. Nicholas Houses Community Organization, Inc.
26-2550841
NYCHA
($3,500.00)
098
002
 
*
Dickens
New York City Housing Authority - St. Nicholas Houses Community Organization, Inc.
13-6400434
NYCHA
$3,500.00
098
002
 
 
Dickens
Taft Tenants Organization, Inc.
13-3123843
NYCHA
($3,500.00)
098
002
 
*
Dickens
New York City Housing Authority - Taft Tenants Organization, Inc.
13-6400434
NYCHA
$3,500.00
098
002
 
 
Dickens
Taft Tenants Organization, Inc.
13-3123843
NYCHA
($3,500.00)
098
002
 
*
Dickens
New York City Housing Authority - Taft Tenants Organization, Inc.
13-6400434
NYCHA
$3,500.00
098
002
 
 
Crowley
Ridgewood, Glendale, Middle Village, Maspeth Little League
90-0147560
DYCD
($8,000.00)
260
312
 
*
Crowley
Woodhaven Cultural and Historical Society Inc.
11-3099784
DYCD
$5,000.00
260
005
 
 
Crowley
Greater Woodhaven Development Corporation
11-2508190
DYCD
$3,000.00
260
005
 
 
Crowley
Road Runners Club Of America
46-3550730
DYCD
($3,500.00)
260
005
 
*
Crowley
Greater Ridgewood Youth Council, Inc.
11-2518141
DYCD
$3,500.00
260
312
 
 
Mark-Viverito
Federation Employment and Guidance Service, Inc.
13-1 624000
DYCD
($10,000.00)
260
312
 
 
Mark-Viverito
Mercy Center
13-3865634
DYCD
$10,000.00
260
312
 
 
Chin
Bodega Association of the United States, Inc., The **
13-4060809
DYCD
($3,500.00)
260
312
 
 
Chin
Greenwich House, Inc. **
13-5562204
DFTA
$3,500.00
125
003
 
 
Speaker
Greater Bethel Interdenminational Minitries **
51 -01 53893
DYCD
($50,000.00)
260
005
 
 
Speaker
Greater Bethel Interdenminational Minitries **
51 -01 53893
DFTA
$50,000.00
125
003
 
 
Williams
African American Women In Cinema
13-4151020
DYCD
($4,000.00)
260
005
 
 
Williams
Creative Outlet Dance Theatre, Inc.
11-3307754
DYCD
($3,500.00)
260
005
 
 
Williams
East 34th Street Block Association/2002, Inc.
043707046
DYCD
($3,500.00)
260
005
 
 
Williams
Crossfire Steel Orchestra, Inc.
010641844
DYCD
($3,500.00)
260
005
 
 
Williams
Christopher Rose Community Empowerment Campaign
11-3423612
DYCD
$6,000.00
260
005
 
 
Williams
East Flatbush Village, Inc.
80-061 2019
DYCD
$8,500.00
260
005
 
 
 
* Indicates pending completion of pre-qualification review.
** Requires a budget modification for the changes to take effect
CHART 2: Aging Discretionary - Fiscal 2015
Member
Organization
EIN Number
Agency
Amount
Agy #
U/A
Fiscal Conduit/Sponsoring Organization
Fiscal Conduit EIN *
Cornegy
Sumner Houses Tenants Association, Inc. **
11-2733344
DFTA
($9,000.00)
125
003
 
 
Cornegy
New York City Housing Authority - Sumner Houses Tenants Association **
13-6400434
NYCHA
$9,000.00
098
002
 
 
Cornegy
Tompkins Houses Resident Association, Inc. **
11-3095879
DFTA
($3,000.00)
125
003
 
 
Cornegy
New York City Housing Authority - Tompkins Houses Resident Association **
13-6400434
NYCHA
$3,000.00
098
002
 
 
Cornegy
Tompkins Houses Resident Association, Inc. **
11-3095879
DFTA
($6,000.00)
125
003
 
 
Cornegy
New York City Housing Authority - Tompkins Houses Resident Association **
13-6400434
NYCHA
$6,000.00
098
002
 
 
 
* Indicates pending completion of pre-qualification review.
** Requires a budget modification for the changes to take effect
CHART 3: Youth Discretionary - Fiscal 2015
Member
Organization
EIN Number
Agency
Amount
Agy #
U/A
Fiscal Conduit/Sponsoring Organization
Fiscal Conduit EIN *
Crowley
Queens Titans, Inc.
46-3655539
DYCD
($3,500.00)
260
312
Maspeth Town Hall
23-7259702
Crowley
Roman Catholic Church of St. Margaret
11-1723800
DYCD
$3,500.00
260
312
 
 
 
* Indicates pending completion of pre-qualification review.
CHART 4: Anti-Poverty Initiative - Fiscal 2015
Member
Organization - Program
EIN Number
Agency
Amount
Agy #
U/A
Fiscal Conduit/Sponsoring Organization
Fiscal Conduit EIN *
Mark-Viverito
Little Sisters of the Assumption Family Health Service, Inc.
13-2867881
DYCD
($15,000.00)
260
005
 
*
Mark-Viverito
Little Sisters of the Assumption Family Health Service, Inc.
13-2867881
DYCD
$15,000.00
260
312
 
*
Williams
Central Brooklyn Legal Services Corp**
46-5144468
DSS/HRA
($3,500.00)
069
103
 
 
Williams
East Flatbush Village, Inc.**
80-061 2019
DYCD
$3,500.00
260
005
 
 
 
* Indicates pending completion of pre-qualification review.
** Requires a budget modification for the changes to take effect
CHART 5: NYC Digital Inclusion and Literacy Initiative - Fiscal 2015
Member
Organization
EIN Number
Agency
Amount
Agy #
U/A *
Greenfield
Cope Institute
13-2889361
DYCD
($14,705.00)
260
005 *
Greenfield
Agudath Israel of America Community Services, Inc
13-3975090
DYCD
$14,705.00
260
005
 
* Indicates pending completion of pre-qualification review.
** Requires a budget modification for the changes to take effect
CHART 6: Cultural Immigrant Intiative - Fiscal 2015
Member
Organization
EIN Number
Agency
Amount
Agy #
U/A *
Dickens
Maysles Documentary Center
20-2545574
DCLA
($14,700.00)
126
003 *
Dickens
Maysles Institute
20-2545574
DCLA
$14,700.00
126
003
Treyger
Art's House Schools, Inc.
87-07901 39
DCLA
($14,700.00)
126
003
Treyger
Coney Island Hostory Project
03-0541 772
DCLA
$14,700.00
126
003
 
* Indicates pending completion of pre-qualification review.
** Requires a budget modification for the changes to take effect
CHART 7: Early Childhood Literacy Initiative - Fiscal 2015
Organization
EIN Number
Agency
Amount
Agy #
U/A
*
Video Interaction Project (VIP)
13-1679615
DYCD
($175,000.00)
260
005
 
Children Of Bellevue, Inc. - Video Interaction Project (VIP)
13-1679615
DYCD
$175,000.00
260
005
 
 
* Indicates pending completion of pre-qualification review.
** Requires a budget modification for the changes to take effect
CHART 8: Sports Training and Rolemodels for Success (STARS) Initiative - Fiscal 2015
Organization
EIN Number
Agency
Amount
Agy #
U/A
*
PowerPlay NYC, Inc.
01-3404521
DYCD
($500,000.00)
260
312
 
PowerPlay NYC, Inc.
13-4045021
DYCD
$500,000.00
260
312
 
 
* Indicates pending completion of pre-qualification review.
** Requires a budget modification for the changes to take effect
CHART 9: Discretionary Child Care Initiative - Fiscal 2015
Organization
EIN Number
Agency
Amount
Agy #
U/A
*
Afro American 3
13-2727406
ACS
($904,395.00)
068
004
 
Afro American Parents Educational Center - Afro American DCC #3
13-2727406
ACS
$904,395.00
068
004
 
Afro American 2
13-2727406
ACS
($100,000.00)
068
004
 
Afro American Parents Educational Center - Afro American DCC #2
13-2727406
ACS
$100,000.00
068
004
 
 
* Indicates pending completion of pre-qualification review.
** Requires a budget modification for the changes to take effect
CHART 10: Anti-Gun Violence Initiative - Community-Based Programs - Fiscal 2015
Organization
EIN Number
Agency
Amount
Agy #
U/A
*
East River Development Alliance, Inc. (Urban Upbound)
86-1096987
DOHMH
($250,000.00)
816
114
 
Jacob A. Riis Neighborhood Settlement, Inc.
11-1729398
DOHMH
$250,000.00
816
114
 
 
* Indicates pending completion of pre-qualification review.
** Requires a budget modification for the changes to take effect
CHART 11: MWBE Leadership Associations Initiative - Fiscal 2015
Organization
EIN Number
Agency
Amount
Agy #
U/A
*
Brooklyn Economic Development Corporation
11-2510289
DSBS
($60,925.00)
801
005
*
Brooklyn Kings County Hispanic Chamber Of Commerce, Inc.
20-2381186
DSBS
$30,925.00
801
005
 
South Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation
13-2736022
DSBS
$7,500.00
801
005
 
ACCION East, Inc.
11-3317234
DSBS
$7,500.00
801
005
 
New Bronx Chamber of Commerce, The
37-1443165
DSBS
$7,500.00
801
005
 
Queens Economic Development Corporation
11-2436149
DSBS
$5,000.00
801
005
 
Harlem Business Alliance, Inc.
13-3591350
DSBS
$2,500.00
801
005
 
 
* Indicates pending completion of pre-qualification review.
** Requires a budget modification for the changes to take effect
CHART 12: Purpose of Funds Changes - Fiscal 2015
Source
Member
Organization
EIN Number
Agency
Amount
New Purpose of Funds *
Local
Miller
Amity Baptist Church
11-2014196
DYCD
($3,500.00)
Funds will be used as stipends from the church for each participant. Day Camp for ages 6-15 from 8AM to 5:30PM, Monday - Friday, six weeks beginning July * and August. Funds will be used for staff stipends, snacks, arts and crafts and educational material for campers.
Local
Miller
Amity Baptist Church
11-2014196
DYCD
$3,500.00
Funds will be used for Day Camp staff stipends, snacks, arts and crafts, field trips, * recreational activities and educational material for campers.
Youth
Rose
United Activities Unlimited, Inc.
13-2921483
DYCD
($35,000.00)
Funding will go towards the costs of an Aquatic Director and Lifeguards.
Youth
Rose
United Activities Unlimited, Inc.
13-2921483
DYCD
$35,000.00
Additional staffing for the school year at W.B. Cornerstone and PS18 Beacon School, plus night center at PS44, two (2) nights a week.
Boro
Bronx Delegation
Mosholu-Montefiore Community Center, Inc.
13-36221 07
DYCD
($10,000.00)
To support programming for Bronx individuals not proficient in English.
Boro
Bronx Delegation
Mosholu-Montefiore Community Center, Inc.
13-3622107
DYCD
$10,000.00
Funds will be used to support the college advisement program
Anti-Poverty
Mealy
Reshaping Our Youth and Adult Lives, Inc.
26-1470495
DYCD
($10,000.00)
The funding will be used to pay for teachers and supplies for a test preparation class in District 41 for the Licensed Practical Nurse program entrance exam administered by the Department of Education. The LPN program provides employment as a licensed practical nurse to anyone who completes the program. Funds will also be used to provide OSHA training to constituents of the 41st district.
Anti-Poverty
Mealy
Reshaping Our Youth and Adult Lives, Inc.
26-1470495
DYCD
$10,000.00
The funding will be used to pay for teachers and supplies for a test preparation class in District 41 for the Licensed Practical Nurse entrance administered by the Department of Education. Additionally recruits will have an option of acquiring an OSHA certificate for employment in the construction field as well.
Youth
Greenfield
Igud L' Hachzokas Torah
11-3588991
DYCD
($10,000.00)
Funds will either be used for a mentoring program for difficult teenagers or to * provide suppers to the community.
Youth
Greenfield
Igud L' Hachzokas Torah
11-3588991
DYCD
$10,000.00
Funds will be used for a supper program that feeds free dinners to teenagers in * the community Monday through Friday.
 
* Indicates pending completion of pre-qualification review.
CHART 13: Local Initiatives - Fiscal 2014
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fiscal *
Member
Organization
EIN Number
Agency
Amount
Agy #
U/A
Fiscal Conduit/Sponsoring Organization
Conduit EIN
Williams
African American Women In Cinema
13-4151020
DYCD
($3,500.00)
260
005
 
*
Williams
East Flatbush Village, Inc.
80-061 2019
DYCD
$3,500.00
260
005
 
 
 
* Indicates pending completion of pre-qualification review.
CHART 14: Youth Discretionary - Fiscal 2014
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fiscal *
Member
Organization
EIN Number
Agency
Amount
Agy #
U/A
Fiscal Conduit/Sponsoring Organization
Conduit EIN
Williams
Redemption Inc.
56-2550383
DYCD
($7,500.00)
260
312
 
 
Williams
East Flatbush Village, Inc.
80-061 2019
DYCD
$7,500.00
260
312
 
 
 
* Indicates pending completion of pre-qualification review.