Archives for November 2020

Make a Year-End Gift Today

2020 — the year that was. The year we learned that none are immune to the ravages of a global pandemic and that we all have a role in the quest for social justice. FSW is quite often the first place people turn to in a crisis. We are a beacon of hope to vulnerable…[More]

Nov 19 – Mount Vernon SNUG Thanksgiving Grab & Go Dinner

The Mount Vernon community is welcome to a no-cost Thanksgiving “Grab & Go” Dinner hosted by Mount Vernon SNUG of FSW in partnership with Senator Jamaal T. Bailey. Dinners will be first come, first served and while supplies last.  Mount Vernon SNUG is a street outreach program that aims to curb gun violence, save lives, connect…[More]

Dec 3 – Junior Board Wine Tasting and ONEhope Fundraiser

Join the Junior Board of FSW‘s Virtual Wine Tasting Thursday, December 3 at 7pm. For any wine purchases through ONEhope from now until December 30, 10% of proceeds will go to the Junior Board of Family Services of Westchester. RSVP below for a Zoom link to the Virtual Wine Tasting on December 3. Junior Board’s…[More]

170 Families “Adopted” for the Holidays

UPDATE: We matched 170 adoptee families with generous adoptive families!  We are no longer accepting new inquiries. Thank you for all of your support! FSW’s annual Adopt a Family gift drive makes the holidays brighter for Westchester families who are unable to buy essentials and gifts this holiday season. The holidays can be an extremely…[More]

Thanksgiving-in-a-Box Food Drive – Goal Reached!

In its 15th year, the annual Thanksgiving-in-a-Box food drive has reached its goal of providing a Thanksgiving meal to 1,000 Westchester families. Especially this year, many of our clients have been negatively effected by the pandemic and struggle to put food on the table. The Thanksgiving food drive has been coordinated by a dedicated group…[More]