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Robin Hood Foundation focuses on the following areas: Housing, health, hunger, immigration, early childhood education, K-12 education, youth, job training, income security, and research in New York City.
The Robin Hood Foundation is New York City's largest poverty-fighting organization with a mission to improve the living standards for 1.8 million low-income New Yorkers. It provides 200 of the best nonprofits with financial, real estate, and management support. The foundation's system of metrics supports a powerful ambition: Spend donor dollars smartly, without waste. Robin Hood's system of metrics is used to evaluate every program it funds and shows an average 12:1 return on investments: For every dollar spent, Robin Hood effectively raises the living standards for low-income New Yorkers by $12. Robin Hood's board covers 100 percent of its overhead costs.