David Prize announces winners of $1 million in funding

2022-10-31T17:51:34-04:00October 30th, 2022|

Philanthropy News

"The prize selects people with the determination and vision to change New York City’s communities, culture, and future for good...This year’s winners include David Shalleck-Klein, founder and executive director of the Family Justice Law Center [a member of the Urban Justice Center's Social Justice Accelerator]."

He’ll Use His $200,000 Prize to Fight for Children

2022-10-31T17:59:59-04:00October 25th, 2022|

New York Times

"David Shalleck-Klein, 35, is one of five winners splitting this year’s $1 million David Prize, a no-strings-attached award established in 2019...[He] started the Family Justice Law Center six months ago [and is a member of UJC's Social Justice Accelerator]. He said it was the nation’s first civil rights organization dedicated to suing government agencies that separate children from their parents."