Big Brothers Big Sisters receives Earthy Day 2017 Recycling Award from Westchester County

Laura LoBreglio of BBBS of FSW receives Westchester County’s Reuse and Recycle Award from Deputy County Executive Kevin Plunkett (L) and Department of Environmental Facilities Commissioner Thomas Lauro (R) at the Earth Day ceremonies May 13, 2017, at Kensico Dam. Bronxville, NY: May 13, 2017 – Big Brothers Big Sisters of Family Services of Westchester…[More]

Cornell graduate and former FSW intern credits agency for career trajectory

Sam Wood, 24, a 2015 graduate of Cornell University and a former intern with FSW, credits his time with the agency for giving him direction in his career. “I was going into the medical profession to be a doctor,” he remembers. “I come from a family of physicians. Interning at Family Services made me want…[More]

FSW’s RideConnect Program receives National Transportation Award

Family Services of Westchester’s RideConnect program Awarded 2016 Star Award for Merit by the National Volunteer Transportation Center Family Services of Westchester’s (FSW)’s RideConnect Program, a volunteer-based transportation service for older adults, has been awarded a 2016 STAR Award for Merit by the National Volunteer Transportation Center (NVTC). The NVTC STAR Award, which provided a…[More]

The Sharing Shelf’s Spring Teen Boutique provides clothing for 250 teenagers

Volunteers descended on the Boys & Girls Club of New Rochelle on Saturday, April 29th, and converted the gym into a rainbow of color, with racks brimming and tables stocked high with spring and summer clothing. The reason: Teen Boutique, a free pop-up boutique created by The Sharing Shelf, a program of Family Services of…[More]