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April 7, 2022

United Way Awards $1.5 Mil to Westchester Nonprofit

United Way of Westchester and Putnam announced the awarding of $1.5 million in funding from Phase 39 and Phase ARPA-R of the Emergency Food and Shelter Program to Westchester County nonprofits.

“Housing and food insecurity still plague many residents in Westchester County,” said United Way President and CEO Tom Gabriel. “In response, the United Way is honored to administer $1.5 million in Emergency Food and Shelter funding to help our nonprofit partners address the basic human needs of hundreds of thousands of families in our community.”

This program, which is administered locally by United Way of Westchester and Putnam, provides federal funding to extend currently available services for the hungry and homeless.

The organizations awarded funds include:

Bridge Fund of New York, Inc., The

Caring for the Hungry and Homeless of Peekskill

Caritas of Port Chester, Inc

Catholic Charities Community Services, Archdiocese of New York

CHOICE of New Rochelle, Inc.

CLUSTER Community Services

Community Center of Northern Westchester

Community Housing Innovations, Inc

Cornerstone Family Healthcare

Family Service Society of Yonkers

Feeding Westchester, Inc

Giving Tree Global, Inc

Gullotta House

HOPE Community Services, Inc

Human Development Services of Westchester, Inc

Julia Dyckman Andrus Memorial, Inc. (ANDRUS)

Kingdom Neighborhood Development Corp

Legal Services of the Hudson Valley

Life Progressive Services Group Inc

Lifting Up Westchester

Matthew Wallace Foundation, The

Meals-On-Wheels of New Rochelle, Inc

Mount Kisco Interfaith Food Pantry, Inc, The

Neighbors for Refugees, Inc

Ossining Micro Fund, The

Preservation Company, Inc., The

Putnam/Northern Westchester Women’s Resource Center

St. Christopher’s Inn

Thomas H. Slater Center, Inc.

Trinity United Methodist Church

Upon this Rock Ministries, Inc

Westchester Community Opportunity Program, Inc

Westchester Residential Opportunities

Westhab, Inc

YMCA of Yonkers, Inc.

Yonkers Community Action Program, Inc.

Youth Shelter of Westchester