Ride connect

Volunteer for RideConnect

Volunteer New York made a video for FSW’s RideConnect program to get the word out about the great work RideConnect’s volunteers are doing and also to recruit more volunteers. If you are interested in volunteering, please email us at volunteer@fsw.org or call 914-305-6876. Watch the video here!

Sharing Shelf

“Backpacks to School” Packing Day

August 24, 2015 – Volunteers will be assembling and packing backpacks for Westchester County children at the Sharing Shelf of Family Services of Westchester, Inc.’s (FSW’s) warehouse from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Thursday August 27, 47 Purdy Avenue, Port Chester. This year we will be packing and distributing 1,000 backpacks, which is 20 percent…[More]


Please support the Sharing Shelf’s 2015 “Backpacks to School” campaign!

The Sharing Shelf’s 2015 “Backpacks to School” campaign is underway.  In Westchester County, three out of every ten children live in low-income homes and one in three qualify for free or reduced lunch. For these children and their families, finding the resources needed to purchase new school supplies is an added strain in the ongoing…[More]

Valerie Brown photo

Valerie Brown Joins Family Services of Westchester (FSW) as Executive Director of Big Brothers Big Sisters of FSW

FSW is pleased to announce the appointment of Valerie Brown as Executive Director of Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of FSW. Ms. Brown is a College and Career Counselor who has been in private practice for over 20 years. She has extensive corporate employment experience before holding numerous volunteer leadership roles with a focus on…[More]