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Phenix Kim

Phenix Kim is an intern at NYN Media.

Immigration

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Migrant transfers continue, despite outcry

Advocates have called on federal officials to return 70 migrants transferred out of the Orange County Correctional Facility back to their communities.

Nonprofits

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NYC nonprofits respond to monkeypox outbreak

As members of the LGBTQ+ community seek coveted monkeypox vaccination appointments, the uptake in demand is also revealing the wider disparities in vaccination access.

Nonprofits

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How New York lawmakers and nonprofits are taking action after Roe v. Wade

Various groups are increasing efforts to make abortion accessible to New Yorkers and out-of-staters.

Nonprofits

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What’s behind declining enrollment in NYC schools?

A new Manhattan Institute report argues for greater acknowledgment of parents’ autonomy in the governance of district-run schools

Nonprofits

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Nonprofits take action after loss of Roe v. Wade

Organizations are increasing efforts to make abortion accessible to patients beyond New York state’s borders.

Nonprofits

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Coalition relaunches petition effort to protect community gardens

A “Critical Environment Areas” designation is being sought to protect the gardens from development

Nonprofits

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Summit focuses on veterans services

Food insecurity was among the top priorities at the event hosted by the Bob Woodruff Foundation and New York City Department of Veterans’ Services

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NY Community Trust awards $14.6 million to nonprofits

More than 80 organizations received grants for social work, health, animal welfare and other efforts

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Bronx students remember slain freshman in march against gun violence

The University Prep High School procession came two months after the fatal shooting of 16-year-old Angellyh Yambo

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LGBTQ+ youth organization works to change landscape of mental health

Big Brothers Big Sisters NYC is leading a citywide coalition to advocate for policy changes