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School of Public Health Student Council (SPH Council)

Events are open to all SPH students.

The mission of the SPH Council is to:

  • Improve the cohesiveness of the SPH student body
  • Advocate for the interests of SPH students to the SPH faculty
  • Encourage professional development and networking
  • Facilitate social events.

The SPH Council oversees the class budget and coordinates recreational, educational and fundraising events for the SPH class.

Fundraiser for Children of Promise, NYC

Children of Promise Ten for Tech Fundraiser

 

Join us in donating TEN FOR TECH by clicking on the button below!

If the button above doesn’t work for you, please click here.  

 

Children of Promise
Image via cpnyc.org

Founded in 2009, Children of Promise NYC (CPNYC) is an organization with its headquarters in Bedford Stuyvesant that embraces children of incarcerated parents and empowers them to break the cycle of intergenerational involvement in the criminal justice system.

CPNYC the only agency in NYC that co-locates a licensed mental health clinic with an after-school program and summer day camp to seamlessly provide access to therapeutic services and youth development all under one roof.

As the program continues to grow, the organization needs community support to continue to provide these much-needed services. SUNY Downstate School of Public Health Student Council is raising funds to help support a pressing need of the organization – upgrading the CPNYC computer lab. This computer lab is home to daily programming for youth to learn computer skills, computer programming, and complete academic assignments. Parents also utilize the computer lab outside of the after-school hours to complete their own academic assignments, apply for public assistance, and look for other services for their families.

Though $10 is the suggested donation, there is no minimum or maximum donation amount!

The SPH Student Council will accumulate then transmit the total funds collected from this effort to Children of Promise, NYC.

Check Donations

  • Make payable to: Faculty Student Assn of DMC, Inc.
  • Memo: SPH Student Council; Children of Promise
  • Mailing address:
    FSA Business Office
    Mail Stop 1219
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center
    450 Clarkson Avenue
    Brooklyn, NY 11203-2098
  • Tax Information: The School of Public Health Student Council funds are administered by the Faculty Student Assn of DMC, Inc. an IRS 501(c)3 not for profit tax-exempt charitable organization.

If you have any questions about this fundraiser or plan to donate over $250, please contact the SPH Student Council at SPHStudentCouncil@downstate.edu.

Thank you being a part of the #tenfortechCPNYC fundraiser, and feel free to spread the word!

Sincerely,
SPH Student Council