Neighborhood Coalition for Shelter

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National Coalition for Shelter: Helping New Yorkers Find Their Way Home

The Neighborhood Coalition for Shelter (NCS) is dedicated to providing housing and support that can transform lives. Together with its partners in the community, NCS's dedicated board, staff and volunteers demonstrate what neighbors can do to reduce, prevent and ultimately end homelessness.


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Theater Event

Our theater event, Thérèse Raquin, starring Keira Knightley and Judith Light, was a great success. Read more about it.


Spring Benefit


Our gala was a wonderful success. Click here for the story and photos.

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NCS is delighted to announce that Stuart N. Siegel has been unanimously elected to the Board of Directors. Stuart, one of NCS's New Yorkers of Distinction at this past Spring's Gala, is President & CEO, Engel & Völkers New York Real Estate. Welcome Stuart!

It's official! Ann Shalof, with the full confidence of NCS's Board of Directors, has been appointed Executive Director. All of us are excited for NCS and its future with Ann at the helm.

NCS in The New York Times!

There's been an influx of articles in The New York Times about homelessness in NYC. Ann Shalof, NCS's new Interim Executive Director, responds in a Letter to the Editor which was published on September 11, 2015. Click here to read her letter and click here for the article to which she responded.

Just a reminder that our administrative offices have relocated to 50 Broadway, Suite 1301, New York, NY 10004-1607. Same phone: 212-537-5100.

Gallery Night was a blast! Check out some photos from the event.

Click here to read our Winter 2015 Newsletter
Former NCS resident Marvin touches supporters with his success story at last year's Spring Benefit.

Check out our new Street Sheet for the Upper East Side!
These pocket-sized sheets contain a wealth of valuable information from multi-service centers to meal services and everything in between.

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Nearly 25 percent of Neighborhood Coalition for Shelter's budget is made up of private donations.

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NCS is participating in a new coalition: United to End Homelessness. Check out our platform!.

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