Meet the Auxiliary Presidents & Board of Directors
Our 2017-2018 is starting with a exciting news…
We are pleased to announce that our years of fundraising efforts through our Thrift Shop sales and other fundraising events we are donating a $50, 000 match grant to refurbish the Anderson House kitchen.
In addition, we will continue to support the many programs and activities for the clients of the Youth Homes’ agency:
Scholarships for college entrance and continuing education.
Scholarships for vocational education programs
Stepping Stones Resource Center
Backpack program for youth entering a home
Backpack exit program for youth transitioning in housing on their own
Christmas shopping for residents of the four houses and foster care children
Aftercare and Resident Holiday stockings filled with gift cards
Home baked cookies for every house during the holidays
Birthday Cake Celebration for every resident in a house on his or her special day
Individual requests from houses and clients on as needed basis
We always welcome new volunteers as we continue our efforts to support Youth Homes in their effort to help young people rebuild their lives and infusing hope and possibility into families.
Please join us at our upcoming events:
December 7, 2018- Stocking Stuffing Holiday Party – We will fill over 90 hand sewn stockings. Lunch will be served
March 28, 2019- Annual Membership High Tea- A time to honor our volunteers with a lovely high tea while enjoying Updates on the on going progress of the programs of Youth Homes.
Spring Macy’s Fashion Show- Date to be announced Our third annual fashion show sponsored by Macy’s in support of our ongoing support of making a difference in lives of the young youth . Macy’s generously granted us $5,000 to continue our fundraising efforts.
June 7, 2019 Celebration of Hope – Truly a day of celebration as we present scholarship grants to students entering or continuing their education in a college or a vocational school. We are treated to an inspirational afternoon of entertainment by the youth through poetry, music, vocals and dancing.