Awards and Press

Emily S. Rueb and Kirk Semple, “Mayor of Renewal: Building a Community Out of Rubble in the Bronx: Jack Doyle, Mount Eden, The Bronx.” The New York Times. November 18, 2013. Read the article.

Eric Zachary, et. al., A Case Study: Community Organizing for School Improvement in the South Bronx. New York: Institute for Education & Social Policy, New York University, 2001.

Annenberg Institute for School Reform. Parent Power: Educational Organizing in NYC, 1995-2010. Documentary Film.  Watch the Video.


PASEsetter Award, 2017, awarded to Madeline Rosario by the Partnership for After School Education

PASEsetter Award, 1999, awarded to Maria Santana by the Partnership for After School Education

Union Square Award for Social Justice, 2001, New Settlement Parent Action Committee

PASEsetter Award, 2002, awarded to Megan Nolan by the Partnership for After School Education

Amy Watkins’ Award for Social Justice, 2011, awarded to New Settlement Apartments by Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College

Award for Achievement in Civic Advocacy, 2012, awarded to Susanna Blankley by United Neighborhood Houses

Association for Neighborhood and Housing Development’s 2013 Excellence in Neighborhood Organizing Award, awarded to CASA.  For more information, see

Since its opening, the New Settlement Community Campus has won a number of architecture awards from groups such as the Society of American Registered Architects and the Boston Society of Architects.  For more information, see