9/11 Day of Service

There are many ways to volunteer in Westchester County as a tribute to those lost on 9/11. You can help some of FSW’s most vulnerable clients in the following ways: Create Cards for Those with COVID – We are collecting homemade art and cards for those who have tested positive with COVID and are in…[More]

Support “Backpacks to School Anywhere”

Last year, FSW’s children received more than 700 backpacks filled with supplies from The Sharing Shelf. You can support this program by clicking here.

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]

October 6 – Star Gala

– POSTPONEMENT UPDATE BELOW – The COVID-19 outbreak compels Family Services of Westchester to reschedule our 2020 Star Gala to Tuesday, October 6, 2020. By lending your immediate support to the Gala with an early subscription, you will truly help to sustain our work now and in the future.  For further information, please email fsw@fsw.org…[More]

June 7 – AIDS Walk New York Supporting FSW’s Camp Viva

Camp Viva of FSW is a year-round program serving children, families and care-partners who are living with or affected by HIV and/or AIDS. Camp Viva provides respite, medical supervision, support, recreation and education to prevent the further spread of HIV. FSW has a long history of healing the hidden wounds of trauma after a collective…[More]

POSTPONED – June 10 – RideConnect Table Quiz Trivia

Calling all trivia wizards, the trivia-challenged, and RideConnect supporters! Mark your calendar for an unforgettable evening of fun at TABLE QUIZ NIGHT! We are pulling out all the stops to celebrate the 10th ANNIVERSARY OF RIDECONNECT! That’s right! We’re turning 10 this year! On Wednesday, June 10 from 6-9PM, we’ll gather at Vintage Lounge &…[More]

POSTPONED – Junior Board Wine Tasting

This has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. $50 Donation to include wine tastings and hors d’oeuvres – RSVP Coming Soon – Proceeds to benefit the Junior Board Enrichment Fund. (Click picture for registration)  

Financial Exploitation Support Group for Older Adults

Financial exploitation is a form of elder abuse that is dangerously on the rise these days. If you’re a Mount Vernon resident who’s age 50 or older, FSW’s Elder Abuse and Victim Assistance program wants to protect you! If you’ve ever been scammed or felt pressured to give money to family or friends, please join…[More]

The Sharing Shelf’s Casino Night is February 8th!

Get ready to “love it or leave it” when The Sharing Shelf hosts its Casino Night on Saturday, February 8, 2020 at Wainwright House in Rye. The evening will feature heavy appetizers, libations and dessert and guests are encouraged to bring or wear something special from their closets to donate or benefit The Sharing Shelf….[More]

Veterans Services Hosts “This Is Why We Stand” Podcast at Center for All Ages

It was “Good Morning, Center for All Ages!” once again on Saturday, January 11, 2020 as FSW’s Lanza Family Center for All Ages in White Plains became a recording studio for Westchester Talk Radio’s popular veterans’ podcast (now also available on video), This Is Why We Stand. That’s when Andrea Molina, FSW’s Director of Veterans…[More]