19th Annual Golf Classic Raises Over $290,000 of Critical Funds for Westhab Clients
Over 180 Westhab supporters came out for a jam-packed, sunny day of golf and celebration at Westhab’s 19th Annual Golf Classic. The event raised more than $290,000 of critical funds to support Westhab clients on their paths to permanent housing and self-sufficiency. Read on for more exciting details from the day.
Heal. Connect. Build.
“I’ve been thinking a lot about what our community needs and also where Westhab fits in. Three things I know we are in need of are to heal, to connect, and to build — all things our organization knows well.” Click the image above to read more from Rich.
Meet Westhab’s Wunderkind! Sarah Lonergan-Rothschild, Director of Adult Housing and Services is the recipient of a 914INC. Wunderkind Award, given to rising stars under 35. For Sarah, social work is a calling, one that has presented her with some of her greatest challenges and rewards. Click the image above to learn more.
Drinks for Dayspring Raises over $58,000 for Westhab’s Dayspring Community Center
On May 5, 2022, Westhab hosted Drinks for Dayspring, an event organized by and for the next generation of Westhab supporters. Young professionals and seasoned supporters alike gathered in Apple Bank’s historic lobby in New York City for drinks, conversation, a little magic, and, of course, to raise critical funds for the Dayspring Community Center. […]
Find Your Poker Zoom
Westhab President and CEO Rich Nightingale reflects on two years of social distancing and encourages everyone to find their own “poker zoom.” Click the image above to check out this special blog straight from Rich’s desk.
Westhab Receives $150,000 Housing for Everyone Grant From the TD Charitable Foundation
Thanks to TD Charitable Foundation, Westhab has critical funding to support our Dayspring Back to Work program at the brand-new Dayspring Community Center in Southwest Yonkers. Click the image above to learn more about how this grant will make a profound impact in the lives of those we proudly serve.
Westhab’s Vice President of Information Technology, Steve Myrthil, Named One of Crain’s 2022 Notable Black Leaders
Steve Myrthil has spent his career fighting for digital equity, tackling the technological divide, and implementing strategic IT solutions to help organizations thrive. It came as no surprise to Westhab staff that Crain’s selected Steve as a 2022 Notable Black Leader. Click the image above to learn more.
A Fast-Growing Organization and a Faster-Spreading Virus—How Westhab’s HR Team Has Adapted to Thrive
As an organization that directly serves the most vulnerable, our operations did not just continue during the pandemic—they grew. Click the image above to learn about how our Vice President of HR has navigated this difficult yet expansive time for our organization.
Westhab Announces Closings on Affordable Housing in Yonkers and Shelter Renovation in Queens
Westhab wrapped up 2021 by closing on construction financing for two very different developments that move its mission forward. Click the image above to learn more.
Westhab Partners with MHACY to Preserve Affordable Housing in Yonkers
The Municipal Housing Authority for the City of Yonkers (MHACY) is teaming up with Westhab to subsidize rents at several of its multifamily residential buildings in Yonkers. Click the image above to learn more.