Meets pressing community needs by mobilizing caring New Yorkers in volunteer service.

Winter Wishes

Child receiving a New York Cares Winter Wishes package

Winter Wishes 2018 Update

Registration for Winter Wishes 2018 is now closed. Thank you to the hundreds of caring New Yorkers and generous corporations who helped fulfill nearly 35,000 letters.

Stay tuned for messages of thanks from our recipients in the new year.

Happy Holidays!

Remind a Child that They're Special

Our incredible children's projects introduce these young moldable minds to museums, science games, and epic books in every borough.

Questions about Winter Wishes

2018 Sponsors

Winter Wishes is generously sponsored by Julie Turaj and Rob Pohly.