Organizations We Support

We make grants to local nonprofit organizations focused on education, food and emergency services, eldercare, the arts, and the environment and parks. Since the three schools cover all administrative expenses, 100% of funds raised are distributed through grants. 

Children and the Arts
Harlem School of the Arts
Applicant Resources

To be eligible for a CCS grant, your nonprofit organization must be located and offer services within one or more of the neighborhoods surrounding the University.

WEACT works in the Community
Our Community

With your help, CCS has awarded grants to 57 local nonprofit service programs in 2017.

Tutoring Program
Figure Skating In Harlem Tutoring Program

Looking to lend a helping hand? Check out the opportunities available at CCS-supported nonprofits.

CCS Ambassador assisting an agency
Giving Back to the Community
Our Donors

Our sincerest thanks to all donors of the CCS 70th Annual Campaign.