Jacob A. Riis Neighborhood Settlement  works to level the playing field and give the youth, immigrants and seniors of the economically-challenged communities of Western Queens access to the great opportunities they deserve. We depend on donations from individuals like you to help provide our free services. Thank you in advance for making a positive impact on the lives of the participants we serve by making an online gift. Click Donate Now below then use your back arrow to return to this page.


In addition to making an online donation, you can also:

  • Mail your check, payable to Jacob A. Riis Neighborhood Settlement, to:
    10-25 41st Avenue, Long Island City, New York, NY 11101
  • Make an in-kind donation of goods or services
  • Make a gift of stock or mutual funds
  • Name Riis Settlement in your will or include us in your estate planning

Below are examples of ways your gift can help:

$20 helps provide breakfast and lunch for one senior participant for five full days.
$50 provides five hours of tutoring for one child.
$200 provides 10 hours of English instruction for non-English speakers.
$350 helps pay for one child to attend summer camp five days a week for seven weeks.

Click here to learn more about planned giving options at Riis Settlement.

Click here to learn more about volunteer opportunities at Riis Settlement.

Donate Contact:
Amanda McEnery, Director of Development and Communications,
718-784-7447 ext 116