Archives for February 2015

Black History Month Celebration February 26

Thursday, February 26, 2015 6:30 pm–9:30 pm The Thomas H. Slater Center 2 Fisher Court White Plains, NY?10601 FREE activities include: LIVE MUSIC & PERFORMANCES HEALTH SCREENINGS (blood pressure & blood sugar screening) GUEST SPEAKER PRESENTATIONS In collaboration with The Thomas H. Slater Center

FSW Chosen by The Westchester Chapter of Jack and Jill of America as Event Beneficiary

The Westchester Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. has selected FSW to be the beneficiary of its literary luncheon on March 8, 2015.  The event (S)Heroes for Social Justice will be held at the Ritz Carlton in White Plains from 12-4 p.m. and will include a roundtable discussion moderated by CNN’s Sunny Hostin…[More]

Girltopia: Call for Girl’s Clothing and Volunteers

The Sharing Shelf, FSW’s clothing bank for Westchester children is hosting its upcoming NEW Teen Boutique Spring 2015, formerly Girl Topia. The Teen Boutique is a one-day free, special shopping boutique for girls ages 13-18 from families in financial need.  The Sharing Shelf invites girls to attend the event through the recommendation of social service agencies, schools,…[More]

Ribbon Cutting Planned for FSW’s Lanza Family Center for All Ages, February 24, 2015

FSW is excited to announce that our new Lanza Family Center for All Ages will officially open with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on February 24, 2015.   The Lanza Family Center for All Ages, located at 106 N. Broadway in White Plains, breaks new ground as a multigenerational center bringing children, teens, and seniors together at…[More]

Family Services of Westchester (FSW) Seeks Foster Parents

2/4/2015 Westchester County is currently faced with a shortage of homes for foster care children with special needs and Family Services of Westchester (FSW) wants to partner with you so that every child can find a safe, caring, and supportive place to live.  Our Therapeutic Foster Care program serves children of all social, economic and…[More]

Shopping Event at Five Below to Benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of FSW

On Wednesday February 11 through Friday February 13, please shop to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of FSW (BBBS) at Five Below in Pelham and White Plains.  Five Below carries school supplies, software, books, electronics, sporting goods, games, t-shirts, jewelry, bath and body, candy, snacks and beverages, room décor, storage, plus much more. And everything is priced at $5…[More]