In July 2020, the NYC Test & Trace Corps published an RFP for CBOs to join the effort to educate New Yorkers about testing and tracing and to undertake public education regarding the benefits of wearing a mask and maintaining physical distancing, COVID-19 prevention and safe reopening practices.
The following CBOs were selected for this work and until June 31st, 2022 assured that New Yorkers of every community had the knowledge and access to COVID-19 resources:
African Communities Together
African Services Committee
Brooklyn Public Library
Center for the Integration and Advancement of New Americans, Inc. (CIANA)
The Central Family Life Center
The Child Center of NY, Inc.
Chinese-American Planning Council, Inc.
Community Health Action of Staten Island
Community Mediation Services, Inc.
The Door – A Center of Alternatives, Inc.
Fifth Avenue Committee, Inc.
The Fortune Society
Girl Be Heard Institute
Harlem Community Justice Center/Center for Court Innovation/Fund for the City of New York
Health People, Inc.
Hebrew Educational Society of Brooklyn
The Hetrick-Martin Institute, Inc.
Housing Works, Inc.
India Home Inc.
The Institute for Family Health
Jacob A. Riis Neighborhood Settlement
Jewish Community Council of Greater Coney Island, Inc.
The Korean-American Family Service Center, Inc.
Make the Road New York
Maspeth Town Hall, Inc.
Mexican Coalition for the Empowerment of Youth and Families