Children of Promise, NYC (CPNYC) is a community based organization located in Brooklyn that provides a year round, unique, integrated service model that meets the distinctive needs of children with an incarcerated parent(s).

CPNYC’s mission is to provide our children with guidance, support and the necessary resources to effectively develop leadership skills, form positive social relationships and enhance academic performance. Implementing the principles and best practices of youth development, this innovative after-school and summer program infuses a mental health model.

Here at CPNYC, we are always looking for passionate professionals who are interested in joining our cause. See below for our open positions. Children of Promise, NYC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Program Coordinator Internship
Youth Counselor Internship

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About Children of Promise, NYC

Children of Promise, NYC (CPNYC) is a community based, nonprofit organization, in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, with a mission to embrace the children of incarcerated parents and empower them to break the cycle of intergenerational involvement in the criminal justice system. CPNYC offers an innovative and unique after-school program and summer day camp, the only one of its kind in New York City, specifically designed to meet the needs, interests and concerns of children left behind by parents serving time in prison. CPNYC recognizes the distinctive needs of this target population and offers a broad array of support services in a “safe space” where young people can share similar experiences in a mentally, emotionally and socially supportive environment.