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Pentegra is Committed to Community Service

Pentegra is a Corporate Champion and strategic impact partner and supporter of Volunteer New York. The mission of Volunteer New York is to inspire, mobilize and equip individuals and groups to take positive action to address pressing challenges, support nonprofits, and strengthen the quality of life in our community. Through its partnership with Volunteer New York, Pentegra’s employees have participated in meaningful community outreach efforts.

My Second Home of Westchester

Pentegra Volunteers planted a garden at My Second Home in Westchester County. My Second Home offers a refreshing and innovative intergenerational approach to adult day services. By blending activities for adults and children, both age groups acquire an understanding of shared values and respect for individuals at every stage of life.

Pentegra’s Community Service for Steppin’ Up Yonkers

Pentegra Volunteers helped harvest vegetables at the Organic farm in Goshen, NY for Steppin’ Up Yonkers. The vegetables were distributed to families in need in Yonkers.

Pentegra's Community Service for Lenoir Nature Preserve

Pentegra volunteers helped with garden maintenance and planting at the Lenoir Nature Preserve in Yonkers, NY. Lenoir Preserve is a 40-acre nature preserve comprising woodlands and field habitats.

Pentegra’s Community Service for Toddler's Park

Pentegra volunteers painted classrooms at Toddler’s Park Head Start Day Care in Yonkers, NY. Toddler’s Park is one of 30 Day Care/Head Start centers that serve over 1,800 students throughout Westchester and Putnam counties.

Pentegra’s Community Service for Center for the Urban River at Beczak

Pentegra volunteers participated in a garden revitalization and beautification at the Center for the Urban River at Ceczak (CURB) an alliance of the Hudson River Valley Environmental Education Institute.

Pentegra’s Community Service for Lois Bronz Children’s Center

Pentegra recently partnered with Volunteer New York and the Lois Bronz Chilrdren’s Center in efforts to revitalize their playground. As a part of this fun-filled day of community teamwork, Pentegra Retirement Services and local volunteers helped transform the playground by staining, painting and planting greenery for the site.

Pentegra’s Community Service for Project Linus

Pentegra’s “blanketeers” made no-sew cozy fleece blankets for Project Linus. The Project Linus non-profit organization provides a sense of security, warmth and comfort to children who are seriously ill, traumatized, or otherwise in need through the gift of a new, handmade blanket.

Pentegra’s Community Service for My Sister's Place

Pentegra employees also participated in creating children’s craft bags for My Sister’s Place. My Sister’s Place provides a safe haven for women and children who are victims of domestic violence and abuse.