FSW’s STAR Gala Honors Three Loyal Supporters

ABC’s Bob Woodruff Serves as Emcee Without assistance from volunteers and corporate and foundation donors, Family Services of Westchester would not be able to offer its 50 mental health and social service programs to thousands of Westchester residents each year.  This year’s STAR Gala, FSW’s major fundraiser of the year, is recognizing three outstanding supporters […]

Tarry Market Cocktail Party Benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters

Mentors Needed for 76 Children on Wait List Port Chester, NY— Supporters of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Family Services of Westchester dined on specialty foods and celebrated the program recently at Tarry Market on Main Street in Port Chester. FSW established a local chapter of the highly regarded national mentoring program in 1958 and […]

Steiner’s “Dream Big!” Event Raises Money for Family Services of Westchester, Honors Members of Champion New Ro HS Football Team

12/04/12 Steiner Opens Memorabilia Showroom to the Public for the First Time to Benefit FSW Youth New Rochelle, NY – About 100 guests were treated to the premiere tour of Steiner Sports 45,000-square-foot memorabilia warehouse in New Rochelle recently at a special “Dream Big!” event, which was sponsored by the Junior Board of Family Services of Westchester […]

New Ro Girl Scout and The Sharing Shelf of FSW Sponsor GIRL-TOPIA

11/15/12 Port Chester, NY – Nearly 70 underprivileged girls, ranging in age from 9 to 18 along with a few teenaged moms, found their way to GIRL-TOPIA on Saturday at the Port Chester Girl Scout House for a free shopping spree. Organized by Deborah Blatt, Program Coordinator of the Sharing Shelf of Family Services of […]

Brandon Steiner Opens Doors of His Sports Empire to Benefit Family Services of Westchester

11/14/12  “Dream Big!” Event To Draw Sports Enthusiasts and Friends for a Good Cause New Rochelle, NY – Family Services of Westchester (FSW) today announced that sports marketing maven and Scarsdale resident Brandon Steiner will host “Dream Big! An Evening at Steiner Sports” on November 28 from 7:00-9:00 pm at Steiner Sports at 145 Huguenot Street, […]

Two Iona Prep Students Collect 150 Pairs of Jeans for FSW’s Sharing Shelf

10/23/12 New Rochelle, NY – Two Iona Prep students, John Hyatt and Matt Urbano, put their community service requirement to good use recently when they organized a school and community jeans drive for The Sharing Shelf, a Port Chester-based clothing distribution program run by Family Services of Westchester (FSW). John’s mother, Karen, has volunteered at […]

Family Services of Westchester’s Junior Board Announces Four New Grants to Youth Programs

07/18/12 Port Chester, NY- Family Services of Westchester (FSW), a longstanding, private not-for-profit, non-sectarian agency that provides social and mental health services to families and children in Westchester County, announced today that its Junior Board has awarded $1,836 in new grants to four FSW programs that provide critical social services to youth across the county. […]

200 Teens Attend 27TH ANNUAL YOUTH ACTION CONVENTION AT PACE UNIVERSITY

6/7/12 More than 200 teens attended the 27th Annual Youth Action Convention on May 14th atPaceUniversity in Pleasantville.  Sponsored by Family Services of Westchester’s Youth Council, theBlackEnterpriseBRIDGE fund, the Charles A. Frueauff Foundation, and the Dammann Fund, this year’s event focused on the theme, “You Have a Choice – Use Your Voice.” “The theme emphasizes […]