ABC was delighted to welcome Kathie Lee Gifford at Cassidy’s Place, ABC’s preschool for children who are medically fragile, live in poverty, have serious disabilities, are homeless, in foster care, or have suffered abuse and neglect. Read more about her visit and a special surprise here.
1 in 3 CHILDREN in New York City lives in poverty
In East Harlem and the South Bronx, 1 in every 2 children live in households with income below the federal poverty line.
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