United Way of Westchester and Putnam awards $1.5 million in grants and other community impact

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