Junior Board Recruiting Now

Are you a Westchester young professional or volunteer looking to network with other business professionals and community-minded neighbors? Junior Board Recruiting Event FSW Center for All Ages, 106 North Broadway in White Plains November 17 at 7pm The Junior Board of FSW wants to add a few good women and men to join their mission…[More]

FSW Welcomes Mary K. Vinton, Vice President for Development and External Affairs

FSW is pleased to announce the appointment of Mary K. Vinton as Vice President for Development and External Affairs.  Ms. Vinton has many years of fundraising and communications experience in the non-profit sector, most recently as the Director of External Affairs for Literacy Partners in New York City.  Previously she was the Director of Development…[More]

FSW Proud to Sponsor Stand Up for Women Veterans Event

FSW’s Veterans Support Program funders Patricia Lanza (left) and Naomi Kaplan (right) join Representative Nita Lowey at the Stand Up for Women Veterans event, which was held on June 7th at Westchester Community College.  Over 100 veterans joined us for this free event designed to help women vets overcome many of the issues they face…[More]

New Vehicle Donated for Boys Youth Residence

Adding to the excitement of the Year-End Barbeque at FSW’s Jerome Wagner Youth Residence for Boys was the unveiling of a brand new sport utility vehicle.   The new vehicle was made possible thanks to the tireless fundraising efforts of FSW Board Member Brandon Steiner (pictured here on the left) and Stephen Costello, both of…[More]

2013 “Backpacks to School” Drive is Underway

The Sharing Shelf of FSW has launched its third annual “Backpacks to School” drive for the 2013-2014 school year.  Our goal once again is to create 400 backpacks for disadvantaged elementary, middle and high school students. Those backpacks will be distributed in early September as local children head back to school. Can you “buy” a backpack…[More]

Steiner Sports Auction to Benefit FSW’s Youth Residences–Bidding through June 2nd

“GIANT” STEPS FOR FAMILY SERVICES OF WESTCHESTER; STEINER SPORTS GROUND BREAKING AUCTION FEATURES CLEATS WORN BY SUCH BIG BLUE PLAYERS AS ELI MANNING, JUSTIN TUCK, JPP AND VICTOR CRUZ  Notable members of Big Blue including Eli Manning, Justin Tuck, Victor Cruz and Jason Pierre-Paul will literally be taking “Giant” steps to assist Family Services of…[More]

Family Services of Westchester Raises $1,000,000 to Meet Challenge Grant

5/16/2013 FSW Hopes to Celebrate 60th Anniversary in 2014 with Opening of FSW ’s Lanza Family Center for All Ages WHITE PLAINS – In May 2012, Family Services of Westchester  kicked off a Capital Campaign in an effort to raise $1, 000,000 to meet the Lanza Family Foundation Challenge Grant  to create an intergenerational facility…[More]

Junior Board of FSW Hosting “Spring Into Books” Book Drive to Promote Family Literacy

5/10/2013 Port Chester, NY – Family Services of Westchester (FSW)’s Junior Board is conducting a county-wide book drive, “Spring Into Books” through May 31, 2013 to benefit the organization’s Head Start program. They are seeking new and gently used children’s books. Spanish language book donations are a plus. FSW’s Head Start is part of a…[More]

Wine Tasting to Benefit the Junior Board and the Youth Enrichment Fund–May 16th

On Thursday, May 16th, the Junior Board of Family Services of Westchester will host a wine tasting at Tarry Wine Merchants in Port Chester from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Tarry Wine Merchants, adjacent to Tarry Lodge, is Mario Batali and Joe Bastianich’s market specializing in European wines with a strong focus on the wines of…[More]

Support Camp Viva in AIDS Walk NY–May 19

The Camp Viva team is raising much needed  funding to enable children and families in Westchester County affected by HIV/AIDS to attend Camp Viva this summer.  Camp Viva, which is now in its 19th year of operation, is the only program that responds directly to the needs of this population for a respite camp with…[More]