Where We Are

"Equality can't wait."
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Natasha with her certificate upon completing the Operation Hope Launch and Grow program in Harlem, New York.

Over the years, the work of The Francine A. LeFrak Foundation has expanded across countries and continents. However, we realized that while our work in Africa is extremely meaningful, there is plenty of need right here in our own backyard. We cannot turn our back on poverty in America. Since then, we have expanded across the United States to make an even greater impact.