Debbie Harry to Perform at HELP USA Hero Awards Dinner May 28th

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HELP USA’s Mentoring USA Featured in April Edition of ‘Vogue’

Youth from PS111 decorate for Mardis Gras. This is part of the Kenneth Cole Productions/HELP USA’s mentoring partnership (known as Mentoring USA) that is designed to provide one-on-one mentoring to young people in New York City. Mentoring USA’s Young Professional Advisory Board Co-Chairman, Amanda Cole, leads the group in this fun and engaging activity. Kenneth […]

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DHS Commissioner, Schools Chancellor, and NYC Service Partner With Scholastic To Launch Literacy Program In 20 DHS Shelters, Serving Over 4,000 Children

New York, NY – Department of Homeless Services Commissioner Gilbert Taylor, Department of Education Chancellor Carmen Fariña, NYC Chief Service Officer Paula Gavin, and Scholastic Inc. today launched a pilot literacy program making available reading materials for school-age children living in 20 DHS shelters. The program includes books donated to each shelter from Scholastic Inc., […]

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Bloomingdales 59th Street and Soho Accepting Gently Worn Denim Donations on Behalf of HELP USA

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HELP USA Opens New SSVF Office in Harlem

HELP USA becomes the largest provider of Veteran Homeless Prevention and Rapid Rehousing in New York City
March 5, 2015: HELP USA announced the opening of a new Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) program office in Harlem. With additional funds from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, HELP USA is now the largest provider of veteran homelessness […]

By |March 4th, 2015|Permanent, Press Releases|0 Comments

LINKED Connects Young People to Other Young People in Need

Saturday, February 21, 2015 (New York, NY): Underscoring the power of giving back and making a difference at the earliest age possible, LINKED: Kids United in Service coordinated the fulfillment and distribution of patient family care bags at PS198 on the upper east side today. Over 50 children from HELP USA homes and private schools […]

By |February 26th, 2015|Permanent, Press, Press Releases|0 Comments

Thank You Bloomingdale’s

Thanks to many years of support,  HELP USA has been able to help thousands of families.  We thank you for supporting our work with domestic violence, veterans, and Street Soccer USA.
This month we recognize your national fashionable fundraiser for Mentoring USA.  We not only recognize your support, we also recognize the many employees that have mentored children […]

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Two New Homebase Offices Open

As part of New York City’s plan to end homelessness, the Department of Homeless Services established Homebase Homeless Prevention Community Resource Centers throughout New York City. HomeBase programs are designed to assist families and individuals who are homeless or at imminent risk for becoming homeless to develop a plan for long-term housing stability. We have […]

By |January 9th, 2015|Permanent, Press, Press Releases|0 Comments

2014 Toy Drives

“I haven’t been able to buy things for my children that I used to be able to when I was working so your donations have been very helpful to me at a time when I needed a helping hand, and I greatly appreciate your generosity.” – A mother whose family received donations
For families who are […]

By |January 9th, 2015|Permanent|0 Comments

HELP USA is Expanding

HELP Receives $1.7M to Build New Veterans Housing in Buffalo

HELP USA was awarded $1.7M in funding from the New York State Homeless Housing Assistance Program for the construction of the HELP Buffalo II project in Buffalo, NY. When completed, this project will provide 47 apartments for homeless and low-income veterans and families in the city. […]

By |January 9th, 2015|New York, Permanent, Transitional|0 Comments