Archives for February 2013

Tarry Market Event Benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters

Mentors Needed for 76 Children on Wait List Port Chester, NY— Supporters of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Family Services of Westchester dined on specialty foods and celebrated the program recently at Tarry Market on Main Street in Port Chester. FSW established a local chapter of the highly regarded national mentoring program in 1958 and…[More]

Junior Board Provides Enrichment Funds

Westchester Young Professionals Announce Success of a Grant Distributed Through Group’s Youth Enrichment Fund   Port Chester, NY – Family Services of Westchester’s (FSW) Junior Board today announced the success of a grant the group awarded to fund a Teen Women’s Peer Group to serve the youth in FSW’s Respite Program. The grant allowed eight young…[More]

70 Guests Gather to Support My Second Home Music Program

70 Guests Attend Party at Salon D to Help My Second Home Continue Its Music Therapy Program 02/21/2013 Mount Kisco–Where there’s a will, there’s a way or so it seemed at Salon D recently, when 70 guests paid $25 each to raise $5,000 to help My Second Home, an award-winning intergenerational adult day program, continue…[More]

Tarry Market Cocktail Party Benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters

Mentors Needed for 76 Children on Wait List Port Chester, NY— Supporters of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Family Services of Westchester dined on specialty foods and celebrated the program recently at Tarry Market on Main Street in Port Chester. FSW established a local chapter of the highly regarded national mentoring program in 1958 and…[More]

FSW’s Junior Board Funds Peer Group and Trip to Broadway for Emotionally Disturbed Young Women

02/15/2013 Westchester Young Professionals Announce Success of a Grant Distributed Through Group’s Youth Enrichment Fund Port Chester, NY – Family Services of Westchester’s (FSW) Junior Board today announced the success of a grant the group awarded to fund a Teen Women’s Peer Group to serve the youth in FSW’s Respite Program. The grant allowed eight…[More]

March 1st Comedy Night to Benefit FSW

Join Simon Cadel at “Laugh Til It Helps,” a night of comedy to benefit Family Services of Westchester at the Digital Arts Experience in White Plains on March 1, 2013.  Simon has organized this event for his Bar Mitzvah Project.  To purchase tickets go to http://laughtilithelps.eventbrite.com. Laugh ’til it Helps features young, talented comedians from…[More]

Sharing Shelf accepting donations for Operation Prom

The Sharing Shelf of FSW is accepting donations for Operation Prom from February 15 through March 15, 2013. Operation Prom provides prom dresses and tuxedos to teen boys and girls from financially struggling families in Westchester County, allowing these teens to attend prom with their peers.   Check your closets for your daughter’s prom dresses and those bridesmaid…[More]