Northside Learning Center volunteers fill boxes of food

Ra Har Met is just one of several young New Americans who have stepped up to Cass’s call to serve as translators in their native languages.

WHOLE ME connecting with its students over Zoom.

WHOLE ME provides mentoring, literacy, transitional life skills training, early intervention, advocacy, and rights awareness programs for deaf and hard of hearing children, adolescents, young adults, and their families.

Stacks of donated diapers and pull-ups in the Samaritan Center.

Even before Onondaga County reported its first verified case of COVID-19, the disease caused by the virus, the region was reacting to the global health crisis.

Nicola DaSilva stands on the porch of her home located in Syracuse

Giving Voice Spring 2020: LeadSafeCNY

A staff advancement recipient poses with two men from her agency.

More than twenty years ago, Mike and Elaine Crough identified a common challenge among social service employees – that a large number of those working below the executive level lacked opportunities for further training and advancement.

The Alhariris, a New American Family, sit together in their Syracuse home

Giving Voice Fall 2019: Cover Story

FREE Center board members, Phillip Rose and Mary Bartlett, and board president and volunteer educator, Judy Cary, stand at the FREE Center

Giving Voice Fall 2019: Grantee Story

Members of AccessCNY, a Strategic Partnership Grant Recipient

Giving Voice Fall 2019: Giving Matters

In the photo is Sean Reed Jr., Alexander Grant, and Erris Robinson.

UPSTAR Academy, an organization that provides mentoring, educational tutoring and athletic training to adolescent males, was started by Sean Reed Jr., Alexander Grant, and Erris Robinson.

Upstar Academy receiving certificate from The Leadership Classroom.

UPSTAR Academy, an organization that provides mentoring, educational tutoring, and athletic training to adolescent males.