About:
Community Connections for Youth (CCFY), Inc. is a Bronx-based non-profit organization whose mission is to empower grassroots faith and neighborhood organizations to develop effective community-driven alternatives to incarceration for youth.
Mission
Community Connections for Youth (CCFY) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to empower grassroots faith and neighborhood organizations to develop effective community driven alternatives to incarceration for youth.
Serving
Children & Youth
Communities in Need
Affiliate Since
2019

Our Partnership

Mobilizing Volunteers
Our volunteers come alongside the individual, family and community in order to support them holistically.
Creativity From Our Volunteers
Community Connections for Youth embraces a transformative approach to youth delinquency that focuses on building community capacity and juvenile justice reform.
Why We Love This Affiliate
We love this affiliate because they envision a world which incarceration is no longer a primary response to children who run afoul of the law.

Mentions

Aug 08.07.2020
In June, Redeemer Downtown asked congregants to watch the movie, Just Mercy, which is based on Bryan Stevenson's memoir, and then join a group discussion. To encourage their community to take further action toward biblical justice, Downtown and HFNY then invited three HFNY affiliates to talk more about criminal and
May 05.12.2020
In our Prayer Guide, the month of May is when we recognize and pray for the formerly incarcerated community. Read our prayer!
Oct 10.17.2019
During fiscal year 2019 (July 1, 2018-June 30, 2019), HFNY added five new affiliates. We also added three church partners. This means, to date, we have a total of 14 church partners and 58 affiliates!