The Jacob Burns Film Center is a nonprofit cultural arts center dedicated to presenting the best of independent documentary and world cinema promoting visual literacy; and making film a vibrant part of the community.
South East Consortium for Special Services Inc. a voluntary not for profit corporation, is an agency which provides community based therapeutic recreation programs and services for those within our member communities. Our role is to help those with disabilities.
The mission of the Afya Foundation is to generate the medical and surgical inventories needed to support health initiatives in Africa. In order to accomplish this mission, supplies are donated and gathered from medical and rehabilitation hospitals, surgical centers, nursing homes and corporations. The Afya Foundation will serve as a donation-based clearinghouse, with the primary intent of partnering with and supporting established organizations in the international health community.
The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors. The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, born of a desire to bring assistance without discrimination to the wounded on the battlefield endeavors, in its international and national capacity, to prevent and alleviate human suffering wherever it may be found. Its purpose is to protect life and health and to ensure respect for the human being. It promotes mutual understanding, friendship, cooperation and lasting peace among all peoples. Impartiality it makes no discrimination as to nationality, race, religious beliefs, class or political opinions. It endeavors to relieve the suffering of individuals, being guided solely by their needs, and to give priority to the most urgent cases of distress. Neutrality In order to continue to enjoy the confidence of all, the Movement may not take sides in hostilities or engage at any…
Andrus on Hudson is a nurturing, family focused senior care community fostering dignity, wellbeing and independence for seniors. Our senior care community provides abundant opportunities for socialization, including a bridge room, library, computer room, auditorium and a spacious lounge with fireplace.
For more than 50 years, ArtsWestchester has been the community’s connection to the arts. The mission being to provide the vision, leadership, and support to insure the availability, accessibility and diversity of the arts in Westchester.
Welcome to At Home In Somers (AHIS), an organization of neighbors helping neighbors. Seniors are valued voices and treasures in the community. At Home In Somers’ mission is to offer a friendship community dedicated to provide seniors with support to live independently and participate in their home community as they age. At Home In Somers provides our members with many services, referrals, planned activities and volunteer opportunities.
With more than 120 years of experience, Blythedale Children's Hospital is dedicated to improving the health and well-being of children. Blythedale is New York State’s only independent, specialty children’s hospital and is a nationally recognized leader in developing innovative, multidisciplinary inpatient programs.
The Boys & Girls Club of Northern Westchester, established in 1939, is a non-profit organization dedicated to serving youth, ages 6 months to 18 years, from more than 60 Northern Westchester communities. Located in Mt. Kisco, New York, our 36,000 sq. ft. facility features an eight-lane pool, child care center, gymnasium, games room, computer labs, and an additional 1,600 sq. ft. Teen Center facility. Our 12-acre property includes playing fields, two playgrounds, nature trails, and community and children’s gardens. Our mission is to inspire and enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens.
Bridges to Community, Inc. is a non-profit, community development organization which takes groups of volunteers to developing countries to work, learn and reflect. Through the process of living and working with local communities on construction, health and environmental projects, Bridges promotes cross-cultural learning, a deepening awareness of our global interdependence, and a commitment to the common good.
Cancer Support Team's goal is to enhance the quality of life of those dealing with the many challenges of a cancer diagnosis. We offer our services during any stage of the disease, at no cost and regardless of insurance coverage.
Caramoor is the legacy of Walter and Lucie Rosen who built the luxurious Mediterranean-style villa and filled it with their treasures. Walter Rosen was the master planner for the Caramoor estate, bringing his dream of creating a place to entertain friends from around the world to reality. Their musical evenings were the seeds of the International Music Festival of today. With its outstanding performances, engaging arts-in-education programming, the extraordinary Rosen House, and beautiful grounds, Caramoor is a cornerstone of the cultural life of Westchester County and beyond. Since 1945 visitors have delighted in the exceptional music, from classical to opera to jazz, and the enchanting garden setting that makes Caramoor such a unique and treasured resource.
Believing strongly that the arts has the ability to touch and enrich lives; Clay Art Center’s mission is to offer a stimulating space for studio practice, exhibition and educational opportunities to better serve the community.
Family Services of Westchester has been a private, not-for-profit, non-sectarian agency located in Westchester County, New York since 1954. A staff of more than 450 professionals and paraprofessionals includes Master’s level social workers; psychiatrists; clinical psychologists; child care workers; nurses; certified home health aides; multi-lingual clinicians; peer counselors and early childhood educators. FSW offers a broad range of innovative programs custom designed to meet particular needs of children, teens, adults, and the elderly through our six Family Centers.
Friends of the Old Croton Aqueduct is a private, nonprofit volunteer organization formed to protect and preserve the Old Croton Aqueduct. The Friends work to raise public awareness of the Aqueduct and trail and to secure the resources that will enable this historic greenway to remain unspoiled in perpetuity.
Furniture Sharehouse provides free furniture to economically disadvantaged individuals and families living in Westchester County, giving them the basic household furnishings that enable them to rebuild their lives and live with dignity.
Garito Manor is developed by The NDR Group; a not-for-profit Owner, Developer, and Manager of affordable housing with over 30 years of experience. This independent, affordable senior living facility is named in honor of Mr. Frank J. Garito, President of The NDR Group, for his service to the New Rochelle community and his lifelong commitment to the development of quality, affordable housing alternatives for families and seniors. This 102-unit senior residential building is evidence that Mr. Garito’s dreams for a sustainable community with lifestyle amenities and greater affordable housing options for members of the community have turned to reality. Mr. Garito’s vision for revitalization and preservation began in 1970, when he served as Mayor for the City of New Rochelle. He is proud to have been raised in the New Rochelle community, and continues to strive for better housing alternatives for its residents.
Girl Scouting builds girls of courage confidence and character who make the world a better place. Our program centers on something called the Girl Scout Leadership Experience—a collection of activities and experiences you’ll have as you earn badges, sell cookies, go on exciting trips, explore the outdoors, do projects that make a difference, and more.
Empower first generation Latino youth to enroll and graduate from college by providing students with the knowledge and support they need to achieve their dreams. Through advocacy, community education and student workshops, Latino U promotes college enrollment and prepares students for their journey to college graduation.
Let's Play it Forward is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3)organization that donates used sports equipment to various causes. To date we have collected 5,256 pieces of gently used sports equipment. It all began when a few lifelong friends realized that they had an abundance of unused sports equipment in their garages. They started calling several organizations to inquire whether they could make use of this equipment, and the responses were overwhelming. Let's Play it Forward was founded in February 2012, and our mission is to help charitable youth organizations and individuals in need to obtain the gear necessary to play the sports they love. We collect gently used sporting goods at organized events and through other donations.
Hundreds of dedicated volunteers deliver meals to individuals who are homebound, provide general assistance in Senior Centers and in the Adult Day Care Centers, participate in the Music Makers, work at special events and help our staff with day to day activities as well as teach, coach and administer the Adult Learning Center program. All programs rely on the support of invaluable volunteers.
Private, non-profit psychiatric hospital providing service to men, women and children in need of in patient, day and partial hospitalization or outpatient psychiatric treatment. New York-Presbyterian Hospital is ranked among the top hospitals in the United States for psychiatry according to U.S. News & World Report.
The mission of Open Door Family Medical Centers, Inc. is to provide quality primary care and human services at affordable prices to the community, particularly low-income, under-served residents and those lacking access to health care.
For more than 100 years, Pace University has been preparing students to become leaders in their fields by providing an education that combines exceptional academics with professional experience and the New York advantage.