OTG Donates 100 iPads to HELP USA Daycare Programs

NEW YORK, NY (October 23, 2013) – Today, travel restaurateur OTG donated 100 iPads to HELP USA, a leading provider of homes, jobs, and services to homeless families, veterans, and victims of domestic violence. Maria Cuomo Cole, Chairman of the Board for HELP USA, was joined by Anson Mount, star of the critically acclaimed AMC […]

By |October 23rd, 2013|News, Press Releases|0 Comments

HELP USA and BMS Family Health Center host ribbon cutting ceremony for Dental@Genesis in East New York

What: Announcing the ribbon cutting ceremony for Dental@Genesis, a new full services clinic by BMS Family Health Center based at HELP USA’s Genesis Homes. BMS Dental@Genesis is the latest initiative to bring improved dental service directly to families in the East New York community. This 2,200 square foot, state-of-the-art facility provides high-quality preventative care, routine treatment, and surgical dental […]

By |September 16th, 2013|News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Mentoring USA Mentees Ends School Year with 100% Grade Completion

“I don’t have a lot of adult men in my life so it’s nice to have my mentor.” – Alex, Mentoring USA mentee
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Contact: Alexis Douglas

212-400-8215

June 26, 2013 – Mentoring USA has concluded another successful school year with 100% of mentees moving on to the next grade level for the third consecutive year.  This school year […]

By |June 26th, 2013|News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Bloomingdale’s and Mentoring USA Work Together to Make a Difference in the Lives of Children

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Contact: Alexis Douglas
212-400-8215

May 22, 2013 –  Mentoring USA and Bloomingdale’s have concluded another successful year assisting  youth in reaching their potential.  This week, employee mentors from Bloomingdale’s Chevy Chase, MD celebrated the end of the school year with their mentees from Viers Mills Elementary School.  The program in which Bloomingdale’s partners with Mentoring […]

By |May 22nd, 2013|News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Mentoring USA Announces Program Expansion into Chicago

Contact: Joe Poskin

P: 212-400-8294

E: intern@mentoringusa.org

Chicago, IL—A male mentoring initiative of Mentoring USA, the nation’s first state-sponsored school-based one-to-one mentoring program, is expanding its mentoring programs in Chicago through support from the Open Society Foundation Campaign for Black Male Achievement. The “MEN-TOUR” initiative will facilitate the recruitment, screening, and training of male mentors for black middle school […]

By |January 16th, 2013|News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Mentoring USA Partners with Lady Gaga to Bring Mentoring Movement to the Streets with Born This Way Foundation’s Bus Tour

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The Born This Way Foundation’s interactive tailgate experience to follow Lady Gaga’s U.S. tour mid-January through March 2013
Los Angeles, CA (December 20, 2012) – The Born This Way Foundation (BTWF) announced today that it will launch the Born Brave Bus Tour, which will join Lady Gaga on the road for the U.S. leg of […]

By |December 30th, 2012|News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Mentoring USA Mentor to be Honored at Innovation and Impact Forum for Black Male Achievement in NYC

Contact:

Joe Poskin

intern@mentoringusa.org

212-400-8294

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What: Innovation & Impact Forum for Black Male Achievement, hosted by the Open Society Foundations Campaign for Black Male Achievement (CBMA). CBMA will be honoring Ron Crawford, a Mentoring USA mentor from Verizon with the MLK Drum Major for Service Award at the October 3rd Innovation & Impact Forum for Black Male […]

By |October 23rd, 2012|News, Press Releases|0 Comments

New Dental Facility to Open in HELP USA’s East New York Supportive Housing Site

Contacts:

Renee Muir, BMS, (718) 345-5000 ext 1156, rmuir@bmsfhc.org
Kate McDonald, HELP USA, (212) 400-7011, kmcdonald@helpusa.org
Cecilia Dougherty, PCDC, (212) 437-3939, cdougherty@pcdc.org

PCDC FINANCING HELPS BROWNSVILLE HEALTH CENTER OPEN NEW DENTAL FACILITY IN HELP USA’S EAST NEW YORK SUPPORTIVE HOUSING

Sept 13, 2012 – (BROOKLYN, NY) – With a $500,000 loan from the Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC), the Brownsville Multi-Service […]

By |September 13th, 2012|News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Mentoring USA Helps America’s Youth Succeed in New School Year

Mentoring USA has comprehensive program including positive adult mentors, renowned curriculum and one-to-one site-based mentoring to enable young people to realize their potential

“I am an example of how mentoring can completely change a life.” – Deneen Borner, 15, Mentoring USA mentee, introducing First Lady Michelle Obama at the National Mentoring Summit, January 2011  

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Contact: Stephen Powell

212-400-8284

New […]

By |September 13th, 2012|News, Press Releases|0 Comments

HELP USA Unveils Innovative Urban Farm at Local New York Homeless Shelter

A New Partnership Provides Fresh Produce for HELP USA Residents and Surrounding Underserved Communities.
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Friday, June 29, 2012

Contact: Kate McDonald

kmcdonald@helpusa.org

(212)-400-7011

New York, NY—HELP USA, in collaboration with Project EATS, broke ground on a new Urban Farm development at HELP USA’s Supportive Employment Center at Wards Island in New York on Friday, June 29 at 9:00am.

The […]

By |June 29th, 2012|News, Press Releases|0 Comments