MEDIA ALERT: HELP SEND CHILDREN BACK TO SCHOOL WITH NEEDED SUPPLIES

MEDIA ALERT: BACKPACKS TO SCHOOL HELP SEND CHILDREN BACK TO SCHOOL WITH NEEDED SUPPLIES Who: The Sharing Shelf, a program of Family Services of Westchester (FSW) What: Volunteers, including teens, families and employees from local businesses and area corporations will be gathering at The Sharing Shelf to fill hundreds of backpacks as part of The…[More]

Young Professionals and Leaders Sought for Junior Board of FSW

May 20, 2016 – The Junior Board of Family Services of Westchester (FSW) is recruiting now for men and women to join their mission to make a difference in Westchester. One of the largest nonprofits in Westchester, FSW is a longstanding, private, non-sectarian agency that provides social and mental health services to families and children in Westchester County. The Junior Board is…[More]

FSW Gala Surpasses Financial Goals With All-star Tribute

  Port Chester, NY, April 21, 2016 — Daniel “Rudy” Ruettiger, Bill Buckner, Mookie Wilson, Brandon Steiner, Ottis Anderson, Bernie Williams were among more than 340 guests who gathered last Thursday to honor Westchester philanthropists and Harrison residents Jody and Mark Rollins, and sports icons Andy Pettitte and Coach Bob Knight at the Family Services…[More]

All-Star Tribute to be Featured at FSW’s Annual Star Gala

Family Services of Westchester to Salute Local Philanthropists and Sports Icons PORT CHESTER, NY (March 16, 2016) — Family Services of Westchester (FSW) will host its annual Star Gala on Thursday, April 14, 2016 at The Fountainhead in New Rochelle, NY. The Star Gala is both FSW’s premier annual fundraising event as well as an…[More]

FSW Appoints New Rochelle’s Leah Sills to Board of Directors

FSW Appoints New Rochelle’s Leah Sills to Board of Directors Port Chester, NY – Family Services of Westchester (FSW) is thrilled to announce that Leah Sills, resident of New Rochelle, has joined its Board of Directors. Leah has deep roots in the New Rochelle and Westchester community. She has volunteered with the New Rochelle Fund for…[More]

Westchester Resident Naomi Kaplan Pledges $250,000 in Support of Local Veterans

Westchester Resident Naomi Kaplan Pledges $250,000 in Support of Local Veterans Multi-Year Grant from Naomi Kaplan Will Fund FSW’s New Naomi Kaplan Veterans Outreach and Support Program  Family Services of Westchester, Inc. (FSW) is delighted to announce that Naomi Kaplan, longtime resident of Westchester County, has pledged a donation of $250,000 over five years to…[More]

FSW Board of Directors to Match Donations, Now Through #GivingTuesday

FSW Board of Directors to Match Donations, Now Through #GivingTuesday Port Chester, NY– Family Services of Westchester (FSW), one of the oldest and largest social services and mental health agencies in Westchester County, announced today that it will participate in #GivingTuesday (December 1), a global day of giving. FSW’s Board of Directors announced at its November…[More]

The Sharing Shelf Teen Boutique 2015

Port Chester, NY:  On Saturday, November 14th, 2015, The Sharing Shelf of Family Services of Westchester (FSW) held its seventh semi-annual Teen Boutique event for teenage girls at the New York Covenant Church in New Rochelle, NY.  Nearly 170 girls from communities throughout Westchester County had an opportunity to “shop” for clothing, shoes and accessories,…[More]

FSW’s Launches President’s Circle with Inaugural Dinner

Port Chester, NY: On Tuesday, October 27, 2015, Family Services of Westchester (FSW) held its First Annual President’s Circle dinner at Harvest on Hudson in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.  The President’s Circle is FSW’s newly formed leadership group comprised of benefactors who understand the unique role FSW plays within the Westchester community.  FSW Board member Gary Zahakos…[More]

Family Services of Westchester to Distribute Thanksgiving Meals to Westchester County Veterans

White Plains, NY – This Thanksgiving, 85 veterans and their families in Westchester County will receive a free holiday meal thanks to the collaborative efforts of Family Services of Westchester, Inc. (FSW), Veterans’ Angels, the Patriot Housing Initiative and other veteran serving organizations.  FSW has facilitated referrals from nearly a dozen veteran organizations to ensure that…[More]