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  • Anderson Cooper to present Bob and Pat Schieffer with Ruby Slipper Award

BOB AND PAT SCHIEFFER TO JOIN DISTINGUISHED GROUP OF RUBY SLIPPER AWARD WINNERS  On May 7, 2015, SKIP of New York will honor long-time supporters Bob and Pat Schieffer with the 12th annual Ruby Slipper Award. Journalist Anderson Cooper, anchor of Anderson Cooper 360°, will present the award to the Schieffers. Each year, SKIP acknowledges […]

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  • Mayor Bill de Blasio salutes SKIP of New York

Mayor de Blasio sends SKIP holiday greetings and congratulates the organization on reaching the milestone of helping over 25,000 children since its founding in 1983. The Mayor’s letter celebrates the efforts of SKIP and its staff to better the health of young New Yorkers through its services. To read the letter, click here.

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  • SKIP receives grant from New York Foundation

The Rose M. Badgeley Charitable Trust awarded SKIP with a grant of $10,000 to support its efforts to remove children who need help from the wait list. This Trust gives to a variety of New York City organizations in the performing arts, education and healthcare. SKIP is honored to receive this award.

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  • Margaret recalls 26 years of the Turkey Trot

Margaret and her husband Yves were up at the crack of dawn the Tuesday before Thanksgiving to pick up 80 turkeys for SKIP’s 26th Annual Turkey Trot—our most successful to date.

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