Houlihan Lawrence Organizes Book Drive to Benefit Children at HELP USA Residences

Houlihan Lawrence has organized a “Give a Book” book drive to benefit children at HELP USA residences and programs in New York City.

The family-owned real estate company, which covers Westchester, Fairfield, Putnam and Dutchess counties, collected hundreds of books to donate to children in need at HELP I Early Learning Center, HELP I residence, Genesis Academy after […]

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Bloomingdale’s Celebrates National Mentoring Month with Artwork from P.S. 59 Mentees

In celebration of National Mentoring Month, Bloomingdale’s has unveiled its annual window display of artwork from its mentoring program at P.S. 59.

Under P.S. 59 art teacher Judy Londa, students drew inspired portraits of their Bloomingdale’s mentors. The portraits are an artful expression of the relationship between the mentor and their mentee. The artwork will be […]

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Chintu & Falguni Patel Foundation Provides Thanksgiving Feast at HELP Suffolk

The families at HELP Suffolk in Bellport enjoyed a wonderful Thanksgiving Day feast with all of the trimmings thanks to the generosity of Kanan Patel and the Chintu & Falguni Patel Foundation. Kanan Patel, daughter of Chintu and Falguni Patel, provided a professionally catered meal for the children and families in the shelter who may […]

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NY1 Recognizes HELP USA’s Darryl Manso as “New Yorker of the Week”

NYer of the Week: Darryl Manso Helps Those Without a Home Cook Up a New Future for Themselves

Friday, November 25, 2016 | By John Schiumo
The latest New Yorker of the Week helps those without a home cook up a new future for themselves all year, especially during the holiday season. NY1’s John Schiumo filed the […]

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Fox 5: Celebrity Chef Helps Prepare Thanksgiving Meal for HELP USA Residents

For the second year in a row, celebrity Chef David Burke visited the HELP USA Supportive Employment Center on Wards Island to help prepare Thanksgiving meals for residents – and provide a cooking lesson to students of the HELP USA Culinary Training Program.

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Newsday: Celebrated Chef David Burke Preps Thanksgiving Meal at HELP Ward’s Island Shelter

Turkey, With a Side of Pro Tips
Celebrated Chef Preps Holiday Meal at Shelter
November 21, 2016 | By Maria Alvarez

Celebrated chef David Burke carefully drizzled fresh cranberry sauce and maple syrup over bread-stuffing waffles after pulling a turkey from the oven at a Wards Island homeless shelter.

Residents of the facility, also students in the shelter’s cooking school, marveled […]

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Press Release: Men’s Wearhouse Celebrates Veterans Day, Donates Over $870,000

Men’s Wearhouse Celebrates Veterans Day, Donates Over $870,000
ANNUAL CONTRIBUTION FROM SALES OF THEIR EXCLUSIVE LINE, AWEARNESS KENNETH COLE
FREMONT, Calif., Nov. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Men’s Wearhouse and Kenneth Cole Productions launched the “AWEARNESS Kenneth Cole” collection in November 2015 with the mission to create tailored clothing so the modern man can “look good, for good.” […]

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Bronx Times Highlights HELP Available for Homeless Military Veterans in Need

HELP IS AVAILABLE FOR HOMELESS MILITARY VETERANS IN NEED
For veterans, homelessness stems from civilian transition
Sunday, November 13, 2016 | By Arthur Cusano
The Bronx is home to just under 18 percent of the 210,808 veterans that call New York City home, according to city statistics.

While that is the second-lowest percentage behind Staten Island, it still leaves […]

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New York Daily News Profiles U.S. Veteran Joseph Holliday in HELP USA, CUNY Partnership

Once homeless veteran from Queens enlists to help former military personnel lead stable lives
Thursday, November 10, 2016 | By Lisa Colangelo

U.S. Army veteran Joseph Holliday learned that making the transition from military to civilian life is a tough one.

He struggled to find a stable job and affordable housing, ending up in a homeless shelter. But […]

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WFUV: Advocacy Group Provides Housing for Homeless Veterans

Thursday, November 10, 2016 | By Megan Pinna
As Americans celebrate Veterans Day tomorrow, many veterans are struggling to find a permanent home.

Around 40,000 are homeless, and an organization called HELP USA wants to lower that number. Daniel Farrell of HELP USA said the lack of access to affordable housing, combined with issues like PTSD, lead […]

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