News & Announcements

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Brian Gavin – VP for Advancement & Communications
bgavin@lssny.org | 212-870-1146

April Newsletter 2017

A Word From our New President & CEO New LSSNY President & CEO, Damyn Kelly, meeting with community partners at a Welcome Reception on February 27, 2017 Finding Ourselves, Through Service Mahatma Gandhi said, “The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself...

LSSNY Celebrates National Social Work Month

Safe Haven’s team works 24/7 to care for the Unaccompanied Minors in their shelter and foster care program. This month, we celebrate the successes of their team! Sarah Strole, a seasoned Social Worker and Director of the Safe Haven for Children program, will be...

International Women’s Day

LSSNY Supports Justice for Immigrant Women Some 563 organizations, including LSSNY, have written a joint letter to DHS and ICE officials to advocate for the protection of immigrant victims of crime, including gender-based violence and human trafficking. Some 563...

City & State’s “50 Over Fifty” Awards Recognizes Lutheran Social Services of New York’s Interim CEO/President Rev. Dr. David Benke

NEW YORK, NY – January 11, 2017 — City & State magazine is honoring Rev. Dr. David Benke, Interim CEO and President of Lutheran Social Services of New York (LSSNY), in its second annual "50 Over Fifty" awards, for his positive impact on New York City's human...