Archives for June 2020

COVID-19 Support for Positive and Recovering Individuals

Family Services of Westchester’s Pandemic Supportive Services Program offers Westchester residents support and resources to cope, recover and find their strength after testing positive for COVID-19. Eligibility: If you have tested positive for COVID-19* and have supportive documentation that states you must quarantine in your home, please reach out to us for support and assistance….[More]

July 1 – Virtual Youth Action Training for Middle Schoolers

Calling all middle schoolers! The Westchester County Youth Council is hosting a day of free, virtual youth-led advocacy-based workshops this Wednesday. Youth can choose from workshops with sessions including: * COVID-19 and Public Health (mandatory) * Anti-Racism Workshop (mandatory) * Technology * Climate Action + Sunrise Movement * Public Speaking * Sustainable Architecture * LGBTQ+ Workshop…[More]

Big Brothers Big Sisters of FSW Receives $30,000 Grant from Impact100 Westchester

Funding will provide technology to connect more children to virtual mentoring and tutoring resources PURCHASE, NY, June 4, 2020 – Big Brothers Big Sisters of Family Services of Westchester (BBBS of FSW) has been awarded a $30,000 core mission grant by Impact100 Westchester as part of the Westchester women’s philanthropic collective’s 2020 grant cycle. The…[More]

Local Couple Both Gives and Receives During Pandemic

“Now more than ever we must help others who need us” Putnam County couple both gives and receives during pandemic He’s a train enthusiast, a historian, the author and editor of several railroad books, and a pie-eating champion. He’s also a major RideConnect of FSW fan. RideConnect’s core mission is to provide transportation resources for…[More]