News & Announcements

For Media Inquiries:  James Darden, Office of Advancement and Communications, jdarden@lsny.org212-870-1100

The New LIFE School: Teacher Appreciation

Yajaira Lopez Forget the old paradigm of a child not wanting to go to school. COVID-19 has changed all that. According to The New LIFE School’s Special Education teacher Yajaira Lopez, “the students need the school and love coming to the school. They say they prefer...

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“This Is My Happiest Face”

When she enrolled her youngest child in LSSNY’s Early LIFE program seven years ago, Tanya Frazier had no inkling how it would change her life. As a parent of a child in the program, she volunteered in the classroom, where the program director saw Tanya in action,...

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LSSNY’s Unsung Hero: Ashraf Ibrahim

Ashraf Ibrahim, Director of Procurement Meet Ashraf Ibrahim, LSSNY’s Director of Procurement. Typically, he purchases almost everything for our agency, including supplies, equipment, and clothing for the children in our care. These days, he is also in charge of...

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LSSNY’S UNSUNG HERO: HERBERT THOMPSON

Meet Herbert Thompson, LSSNY’s Director of Facilities.  Herbert and his team have been responsible for cleaning and sanitizing our Early LIFE centers, The New LIFE School, and Safe Haven program. Think of the steps individual households are taking to follow CDC...

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LSSNY’S UNSUNG HEROES/SHEROES

Starting this week, we'll bring you stories of the unsung heroes of this pandemic — those direct-care service providers who sacrifice their own risk of exposure to help the most vulnerable of society. We owe them our gratitude.

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