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New Home Care Aide Training and Employment Initiative Improves Job Satisfaction and Retention, Study Finds

February 20, 2015

Better training is essential for building a home care workforce that meets the nation’s growing need for quality care BRONX, NY -- An evaluation of the Homecare Aide Workforce Initiative (HAWI), a new, multi-year, foundation-funded training and emp… Read more

Teens Come Together to Feed Westchester’s Hungry in Interfaith Initiative

February 9, 2015

UJA-Federation of New York, Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York, and the Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies join forces for Feeding Our Neighbors in response to the hungry. WHITE PLAINS, NY (February 9, 2015) — To help those wh… Read more

ESPN Tennis Commentator Patrick Mcenroe Serves as Guest Speaker at UJA-Federation of New York’s Ninth Annual Westchester Sports Talk

February 9, 2015

WHITE PLAINS, NY (February 9, 2015) — ESPN Tennis Commentator Patrick McEnroe, who enjoyed success playing tennis on both the collegiate and professional levels, served as guest speaker at UJA-Federation of New York’s Ninth Annual Sports Talk… Read more

Governor Cuomo Advances Education Tax Credits

January 21, 2015

ALBANY, NY (January 21, 2015)….Governor Andrew Cuomo announced his 2015 executive budget this afternoon, including a $100 million Education Investment Tax Credit benefiting students attending both public and nonpublic schools.    “U… Read more

UJA-Federation of New York Mourns The Passing of Governor Mario Cuomo

January 2, 2015

Governor Mario Cuomo embodied the concepts of charity, care and compassion for those less fortunate. We are grateful for his efforts to better the lives of all New Yorkers and for his hard work and dedication during his three terms as Governor of New Yor… Read more

UJA-Federation of New York’s Wall Street Dinner Raises More Than $26 Million

December 18, 2014

Jacques Brand and Brett H. Barth honored for philanthropic leadership NEW YORK CITY, December 18, 2014 – UJA-Federation of New York’s Wall Street Dinner, one of New York City’s leading philanthropic events, raised more than $26 million … Read more

Chef, Author, and Restaurateur Einat Admony is Guest Speaker at UJA-Federation of New York’s Westchester Luncheon

December 12, 2014

HARRISON, NY, December 12, 2014 — Chef, author, and restaurateur Einat Admony conducted a cooking demonstration and discussed her culinary journey during a luncheon held by UJA-Federation of New York’s Westchester Women’s Philanthropy … Read more

Westchester Volunteers Kick Off the Holiday Season with Those in Need

December 9, 2014

Hundreds show up to make the holiday brighter at four UJA-Federation of New York-supported agencies around the county WHITE PLAINS, NY (December 9, 2014) — To kick off the holiday season, UJA-Federation of New York’s Westchester communities s… Read more

Record-breaking $48 Million Raised at UJA-Federation of New York’s 2015 Campaign Launch Event Featuring Special Guest Shimon Peres

October 30, 2014

October 30, 2014, New York, NY — UJA-Federation of New York raised a record-breaking $48 million, an increase of $2 million from last year, at its 2015 Annual Campaign launch event held at the home of Phyllis and William L. Mack on October 29. More… Read more

Steven Zelin, Senior Managing Director at Blackstone, Addresses UJA-Federation of New York’s Westchester Business and Professional Division

October 29, 2014

Board members bring donated clothing to Kids’ Kloset in White Plains following breakfast HARRISON, NY (October 29, 2014) — Steven Zelin, senior managing director in the Restructuring & Reorganization Group at Blackstone, spoke to members … Read more