About Us

The mission of New York Edge is to help bridge the opportunity gap among underserved students by providing programs designed to improve academic performance, health and wellness, self-confidence, character and attitudes for success in life.


Character and Leadership

Accountability and Integrity

Commitment to Excellence

Collaborative and Diverse Community

Goal Focused and Forward Thinking

Innovation and Creativity

Hope and Optimism


New York Edge's Achievements 
90% of parents rated New York Edge programs positively in 2015-16.
93% credited New York Edge with creating a safe and comfortable learning environment for their child.
89% of students in High School Today, College Tomorrow (HSTCT) who applied to college gained admission in 2015. Participants were more likely to be accepted to college than other New York City public school students.
80% of principals recommend New York Edge to another school as an afterschool provider.
Board of Directors
Francis Greenburger
Susan Newman
Vice Chair
Jeff Ravetz
Vice Chair
Roger Alcaly
Ross Sandler
Chairman Emeritus
Craig Balsam
Razor & Tie
Michael Beckman
Beckman, Lieberman, & Barandes, LLP
Kyle De Leon
Young Professional Council Liaison
Daniel DiClerico
Home Advisor by IAC
Niko Elmaleh
World-Wide Holdings
Robert Fagenson
Fagenson & Co., Inc.
Corine Fitzpatrick
Manhattan College
Jeffrey Forster
Time Equities, Inc.
Joseph French
French & Casey, LLP
Paul R. Gottsegen
Time Equities, Inc.
Pascale Hainline
Merrill Lynch
Howard Helene
Howard Helene Assoc., Inc.
Christine Houlihan
Houlihan-Parnes Realtors, LLC.
Sam Schwartz
Sam Schwartz Engineering
Jo Ann Secor
Lee H. Skolnick Architecture + Design Partnership
Robert Tuchman
Creative Artists Agency
Gregory Weiss
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, LLP (retired)
New York Edge Management
Maureen Fonseca
Chief Executive Officer
Steven J. Fredericks
Executive Director
Marisol De La Rosa
Chief Program Officer, Champions Clubs
Kevin Hauss
Senior Director of Human Resources
Philip Zweiger
Chief Financial Officer
Michele Simari
Chief Marketing & Communications Officer
Kathleen McGowan
Chief Development Officer
Partners and Friends

New York Edge’s work has been recognized by leading corporations and other funding partners. These partnerships make it possible for us to bridge the opportunity gap for thousands of children every day.



2017 Strategic Plan
2017 Strategic Plan
2014-16 Tri-Annual Report
2014-16 Tri-Annual Report
2016-17 Form 990
2016-17 Form 990