Monthly Archives: September 2017

October 17, 2017 Arc of Westchester Foundation to Host “A Matter of Taste”

The Arc of Westchester Foundation, which is dedicated to increasing public awareness and raising financial resources to support Arc of Westchester’s programs and services for those with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families, will host its 14th annual “A Matter of Taste” fundraiser on Tuesday, October 17 at Glen Island Harbour Club in New [...]

By | 2017-09-29T13:48:57-04:00 September 29th, 2017|Member News|0 Comments

White Plains Lincoln Puerto Rico Relief Effort

The Island of Puerto Rico has been devastated. Most of the Island has no food, water, electricity or fuel. The fight to nurture and revive this small Island in the Caribbean is going to be a long fought battle. White Plains Lincoln is serving as a drop off center for DIAPERS, CANNED GOODS, TOILETRIES, SOCKS, [...]

By | 2017-09-29T11:51:33-04:00 September 29th, 2017|Member News|0 Comments

Don’t Miss the BCW CyberStorm Conference

The recent data breach at Equifax has brought to the forefront the issue of cybersecurity and how it affects consumers and businesses. Learn from national experts and major corporations on how to protect your data at this high-level conference featuring Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance and cyber warfare and information system expert Brigadier General Timothy [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:11-04:00 September 29th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Art$ Gives Boost to Westchester Economy

Westchester County Executive Robert Astorino, ArtsWestchester CEO Janet Langsam and Board of Legislators Vice Chairman James Maisano at ArtsWestchester's Economic Impact Arts and Business Breakfast on 9/20/17 A new study recently released by ArtsWestchester revealed that the nonprofit arts and culture sector is a significant industry in Westchester County,  generating  $172.3 million in [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:11-04:00 September 28th, 2017|News|0 Comments

WMC Health Celebrates Project Milestone

Westchester's reputation for world-class health care reached new heights this week with the Œtopping off of the new $230 million Ambulatory Care Pavilion at the Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla. The 8-story, 280,000-square-foot facility will include an Advanced Imaging Center, Ambulatory Surgery Center and Heart and Vascular Institute, in addition to a 20,000-square-foot expansion in [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:11-04:00 September 28th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Westchester Makes Special Delivery to Amazon

Westchester County officially threw its hat in the ring this week for the national sweepstakes to see which city will land Amazon's highly coveted second corporate headquarters. Standing outside Westchester County Center on Tuesday, County Executive Robert Astorino outlined the county's many strengths ­ talented workforce, accessibility, value and quality of life ­ in his [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:11-04:00 September 28th, 2017|News|0 Comments

WESTCHESTER COMMUNITY FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES INSTITUTE FOR STRONG NONPROFITS

(Hartsdale, NY—September 28, 2017)  The Westchester Community Foundation, one of the largest funders of nonprofits in Westchester, New York, has announced the formation of the Institute for Strong Nonprofits, to support nonprofits in Westchester County through convenings, workshops, and leadership development. One of the first initiatives by the Institute is the CEO Learning Lab, which [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:11-04:00 September 28th, 2017|Member News|0 Comments

Tompkins Mahopac Bank Opens New, Expanded Pleasantville Branch

Branch Features Larger Space, Drive-Up Banking to Serve Customers PLEASANTVILLE, NY, September 26, 2017 – Tompkins Mahopac Bank has announced the opening of its relocated Pleasantville branch at 501 Marble Avenue, Pleasantville, New York. A ribbon cutting celebrated the opening on September 19th. The relocated branch aims to serve Tompkins’ customers in a larger space [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:11-04:00 September 28th, 2017|Member News|0 Comments

October 1, 2017 Submit FAFSA for 2018 – 2019

As you are juggling the college admissions process with your son or daughter, it may be to easy that the FAFSA application slips off your radar. I wanted to take this opportunity to remind all high school parents that October 1 is the official deadline to submit the FAFSA. Read below...also, a link of the [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:11-04:00 September 25th, 2017|Member News|0 Comments

Tourism Spending in Westchester Reaches $1.8 Billion in 2016

Westchester County’s travel and tourism industry posted a record $1.82 billion in 2016, a 31 percent increase since 2009. “Once again, these numbers show that tourism continues to be an economic driver for Westchester County,” said Westchester County Executive Robert P. Astorino. “Year after year, more visitors come here for business and pleasure. More visitors [...]

By | 2017-12-22T11:03:11-04:00 September 21st, 2017|News|0 Comments