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CAMBA

Nonprofit or community organization

Last modified: December 3, 2013, 4:03 PM

Description

Who We Are

CAMBA is a non-profit agency that provides services that connect people with opportunities to enhance their quality of life.

Why We Exist

Many New Yorkers face daily hurdles such as chronic homelessness, HIV/AIDS, language barriers, domestic violence, necessary job skills, and more. Since 1977, CAMBA has responded to community needs by creating individualized service-oriented programming.

What We Do

CAMBA offers integrated services and programs in: Economic Development, Education & Youth Development, Family Support Services, HIV/AIDS Services, Housing Services & Development, Legal Services.

Who We Serve

CAMBA serves more than 35,000 individuals and families, including 8,000 youth, each year. Specifically, we help people of low-income; those moving from welfare to work; people who are homeless, at risk of homelessness or transitioning out of homelessness; individuals living with or at risk of HIV/AIDS; immigrants and refugees; children and young adults; entrepreneurs and other groups working to become self sufficient. The majority of CAMBA's clients live work and/or attend school in Brooklyn.

Who We Are

CAMBA's multi-faceted dedicated staff of over 1,200 speaks more than 40 languages and serves residents of diverse ethnic backgrounds, including recent immigrants and refugees from the Caribbean, the former Soviet Union, Africa, Latin America, Southeast Asia, and elsewhere. Fifteen percent of our employees are also former clients, which allow us to truly connect with those we serve.

Where We Are

CAMBA's programs are run from 50 locations in New York City, mainly in Brooklyn, including more than 15 school-based programs. Some of our facilities are open 24/7.

Our Results

Our experience shows us that, when provided with services and supports that are meaningful and culturally relevant, CAMBA's clients can make tremendous contributions toward building their own lives and their community.

CAMBA is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

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  • OPERATIONS COORDINATOR, RIGHT PROGRAM - Job

    Last updated:
    September 29, 2014
    Location:
    Brooklyn, NY, US
    Description:
    RIGHT Program: Provides 50 Scattered-Site Housing apartments to 50 single adults living with HIV/AIDS and diagnosed with a substance abuse disorder that is a pr...
  • Part-time ESOL Instructor - Job

    Last updated:
    September 29, 2014
    Location:
    Brooklyn, NY, US
    Description:
    CAMBA needs 1 ESOL instructor to teach part-time at its 885 Flatbush Avenue site in Brooklyn, N.Y. Services are scheduled to start on August 19, 2014, and last ...
  • SOCIAL WORKER, LEARNING TO WORK FOR TRANSFER SCHOOLS AT LIBERATION DIPLOMA PLUS HIGH SCHOOL - Job

    Last updated:
    September 26, 2014
    Location:
    Brooklyn, NY, US
    Description:
    The Learning to Work (LTW) for Transfer Schools Program will provide services to 150-200 students, ages 15-21 who are over-aged for grade, under-credited, and h...

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Website:
http://www.camba.org
Government ID number:
11-2480339
Address:
1720 Church Avenue, 2nd Floor, Brooklyn, NY, 11226, US

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