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.