Where To Turn home page
 CalendarCalendar   FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups  ResourcesResources   RegisterRegister 
 ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 
Calendar 
Calendar eventCalendar
Thu Mar 23
Fri Mar 24
Sat Mar 25
Prom Dress Giveaway ...
Sun Mar 26
Mon Mar 27
Tue Mar 28
Wed Mar 29
WHERE TO TURN NEWS 2/20

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    Where To Turn Forum Index -> Announcements/Events
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
DMCKEON
Site Admin


Joined: Mar 17, 2005
Posts: 22572
Location: Staten Island

PostPosted: Wed Feb 20, 2008 4:30 pm    Post subject: WHERE TO TURN NEWS 2/20
From Wed Feb 20, 2008 3:00 am to Mon Feb 25, 2008 2:59 am (included)
Reply with quote

Snow is on the way again. They are predicting 3-6 inches Friday night. We still have over 1,700 seniors without shovelers. You can help.

http://www.where-to-turn.org/phpBB2/viewforum.php?f=42

We have reached out to local elected officials, police precincts schools and community organizations to join us at a Press Conference on 2/29 to address the growing graffiti problem on Staten Island. Details will follow hope you will join us and become part of the solution.

http://www.where-to-turn.org/phpBB2/viewforum.php?f=41

We addressed the Harbor Terrace AARP charter last night and the seniors were very open to our programs and their major concern was not being aware of our programs. We told them we will try to expand our outreach by and will make presentations at any community group that invites us.

We are asking everyone to support Diane Horning by attending the court hearing about human remains and Fresh Kills on Friday 2/22. Click link below for details.

http://www.where-to-turn.org/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=41498

We are having a conference call later this week with families who lost children in furniture accidents. Our petition to support HR Bill 4266 has over 10,000 signatures and we are planning a trip to Washington DC in May to deliver it to every member of the House and Senate. Congressman Fossella is currently the only NY Congressman to sign on as a sponsor.

http://www.where-to-turn.org/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=41488

We are meeting next week with St.Johns to plan this year’s Academic All County Awards Ceremony. Letters will be going out to schools shortly asking them to identify these year’s candidates.

http://www.where-to-turn.org/phpBB2/viewforum.php?f=63

We are asking for your support of the St. Clare’s Robotics team which will be representing NYC in the national tournament in Atlanta. Unfortunately their appeals for financial support are falling on deaf ears as they are being told that even though they won the New York city tournament and will be representing NYC they cannot get support from any elected officials because they are from a Catholic school. This does not seem fair as other teams and student groups have received such support when representing Staten Island or New York. If you would like to support this team please contact Mary Lee at ScientificLEE21@aol.com

http://www.where-to-turn.org/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=41448

Our Re-Gifting for a Good Cause Program continues to go strong with donations still coming in. We were hoping for more school participation but have been overwhelmed by the individual contributions.

http://www.where-to-turn.org/phpBB2/viewforum.php?f=56

We have reached out to all our elected officials for help in addressing the growing gambling problem among students and seniors on Staten Island.

http://www.where-to-turn.org/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=41194

We will be scheduling a meeting to discuss plans for the Hearts and Hands Memorial the first week in March. Hope you will join us. Details will follow.

http://www.where-to-turn.org/phpBB2/index.php?c=21

Take a moment to view a few of our Op Eds

http://www.where-to-turn.org/phpBB2/viewforum.php?f=30

Grant Opportunities

http://www.where-to-turn.org/phpBB2/viewforum.php?f=31

A few ways to support Where to Turn

http://www.where-to-turn.org/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=41615

Your comments and suggestions are welcome.

You can contact us at info@where-to-turn.org or 718-966-6531.

Speak to you soon

Dennis
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic    Where To Turn Forum Index -> Announcements/Events All times are GMT - 5 Hours
Page 1 of 1

 
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group

 
Credits | Contact Us | Privacy Policy