Monthly Archives: August 2020

County IDA Launches Financial Assistance Program 

Small businesses and small not-for-profit corporations negatively impacted by COVID-19 pandemic can get financial assistance through a new program from the Westchester County Industrial Development Agency (IDA). Under the program, which is through the State Disaster and Emergency Loan and Grant Program, the IDA is providing grants to small businesses and small not-for-profit [...]

By | 2020-08-28T09:08:57-04:00 August 27th, 2020|News|0 Comments

NYP Hosts Intern Program

From left: Michael Fosina, President of NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital, with interns and staff With limited employment options for teens this summer, NewYork-Presbyterian opened its doors to employees’ children interested in medical careers and provided 153 paid internships throughout their hospitals this summer. The Summer Youth Employment Program started in response to the [...]

By | 2020-08-27T13:54:25-04:00 August 27th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Westchester Approves $340 Million Bonding 

Westchester County’s Local Development Corporation (LDC), which assists Westchester not-for-profit organizations in securing tax-exempt bond financing benefits, has approved more than $340 million in bond financing for two major not-for-profits. At its August 20th meeting, the LDC unanimously approved $300 million in bond financing for Westchester County Healthcare Corporation, the public authority responsible for [...]

By | 2020-08-27T18:58:17-04:00 August 27th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Surface Cleaning and Testing for COVID-19

Surface Cleaning and Testing for COVID-19: What Is The Difference Between ATP and PCR Testing? Robert J. Carr, P.E., LEP – East-West Engineering, PLLC 8.4.2020 I remember growing up that my mother always kept a very clean house; so clean in fact that friends and neighbors used to say that you could “eat off the [...]

By | 2020-08-26T15:25:34-04:00 August 26th, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

STEER Student-Athletes Feed 350 Families at Free Farmer’s Market

On Thursday, August 13th, 2020, The PC Hunger Fighters, a group of Port Chester High School STEER student-athletes, gathered at the Drew St. senior apartments to host a "Free Farmer's Market" event for their community. Leading up to Thursday, the students had spent over two months preparing for their Free Farmer’s Market event through the [...]

By | 2020-08-26T15:24:31-04:00 August 26th, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

Protecting Your Business From Hackers

The cybersecurity threat landscape has changed over the past few years and the number of attacks targeting SMBs has dramatically increased. In this webinar “Protecting Your Business from Hackers” Aegis and SKOUT are teaming up to show how hackers get into systems and provide some actionable advice on how you can get protected. Why You [...]

By | 2020-08-26T15:21:35-04:00 August 26th, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

Virtual Golf Outing #ForeRonaldHouse September 12-18th

Ronald McDonald House of the Greater Hudson Valley is hosting their first virtual golf outing #ForeRonaldHouse during the week of September 12 –18th at golf courses across region. Golfers throughout the Hudson Valley and the greater New York area are gathering with family, friends and coworkers to get out on green of their choice while [...]

By | 2020-08-26T15:20:18-04:00 August 26th, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

TEDx Talk by BCW’s Genevieve Piturro Streams LIVE Aug 30th, 5pm

Genevieve Piturro has been invited to speak at this year's TEDxScarsdale presentation. The four (4) Westchester County speakers include Piturro, Elza Erkip, Paul Feiner, and Rob Kissner. The TEDxScarsdale will stream LIVE on Youtube on Sunday, August 30th beginning at 5:00pm ET. https://tedx-scarsdale.wixsite.com/website - Register to watch here

By | 2020-08-26T15:19:34-04:00 August 26th, 2020|Member News|0 Comments