We’d like to congratulate Lisa Soto for being February’s Volunteer of the Month!! We appreciate her hard work serving in our Foster Care department as a Case Aid. Lisa has been dedicated to assisting our Caseworkers with their caseloads and paperwork. Steve Wollbeck, one of the Supervisors in our Foster Care Department expressed that, “Lisa will gain great experience and confidence that will help her for her future career in Social Work, as a result of volunteering for ESS!” Thank you Lisa for your committment to serving Episcopal Social Services!
If you supported our #ItTakesACity spring Gala, you made it into the New York Nonprofit Press! Check out the article on the event:
Calling all teens and young adults in foster care! This Thursday you have a chance to meet with state legislators and government agencies about your employment needs. Lunch will be provided! Register here:
Great news this afternoon! Governor Cuomo has signed the Judiciary Budget with money for 20 more Family Court Judges. Children and families in our programs depend on the Family Court system to address some of the most important decisions of their lives, including protection and adoption. The new judges will relieve a critical backlog in court decisions, helping children and families move on to safer, happier lives.
Episcopal Social Services of New York likes a status.
It’s National Volunteer Week! We’re celebrating you for the impact you have made on the lives of children in our programs across the city.Thank you from all of us for the opportunities and inspiration you provide.