Changing Lives

MSP Hosts Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon
Posted on: June 27th, 2017
Changing Lives, MSP Spotlight

My Sisters’ Place Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon was held Thursday, June 15th at the Bonnie Briar Country Club in Larchmont, New York. The luncheon was a way for MSP to thank all of its volunteers for the time, expertise, and […]

9 Ways You Can Make A Difference During #DVAM
Posted on: September 29th, 2016
Changing Lives, MSP Spotlight

Every October we have the opportunity to raise awareness of domestic violence by bringing our community into the conversation. It’s a time to honor survivors and victims, share the impact of DV in our community, and support agencies and individuals who are […]

A Spotlight on Joshua’s Story This #GivingTuesday
Posted on: December 1st, 2015
Changing Lives, MSP Spotlight

“The advice my mom got from My Sisters’ Place
allowed her to understand that what was happening
to us was not normal and she could do something about it.”
~Joshua’s Testimonial

After years of emotional abuse, and hundreds […]

How We Made a Difference in October – Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Posted on: November 5th, 2015
Changing Lives, Events, Media, MSP Spotlight

October – Domestic Violence Awareness Month – was simply amazing. Across the nation, millions came together to motivate and empower all of us to do more to raise awareness about the reality of domestic violence.

MSP had a […]

DVEP Summer Institute 2015
Posted on: August 31st, 2015
Changing Lives, MSP Spotlight

On Monday, August 3rd, Domestic Violence Education and Prevention (DVEP) program at My Sisters’ Place hosted Summer Institute, a free 5 day leadership retreat for Westchester County teens who want to end dating and domestic violence.  A total of […]

My Sisters’ Place Annual Spring Benefit, “IMPACT” Honors Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Richard Hobish and the Pro Bono Partnership
Posted on: August 13th, 2015
Changing Lives


White Plains, NY (March 13, 2015) – On March 12, My Sisters’ Place (MSP) hosted its Annual Spring Benefit honoring United States Senator Kirsten E. Gillibrand with the Voices for Change Award for her outstanding leadership in advocating for […]

JP Morgan Chase Legal team Assists Victims of Domestic Violence
Posted on: June 9th, 2015
Changing Lives, MSP Spotlight

by Rachel Troiano, Assistant Vice President and Senior Counsel (JPMorgan Chase, NY)

The Tech and IP Team, led by Andy Cadel, partnered with a local nonprofit organization, My Sisters’ Place, to provide legal services to help others in need. My […]

Sarah Sulkowski of Clifford Chance US Receives NYSBA Pro Bono Service Award
Posted on: June 9th, 2015
Changing Lives, MSP Spotlight

Congratulations Sarah Sulkowski of Clifford Chance US LLP! Sarah was presented with a 2015 President’s Pro Bono Service Award for the Ninth Judicial District from the New York State Bar Association on May 5, 2015 for her 2014 pro bono work at […]

Providing Hope
Posted on: June 3rd, 2015
Changing Lives, MSP Spotlight

I just learned that someone I know was in our emergency shelter over 20 years ago. I was thrilled to hear that My Sisters’ Place was able to help a family, but even more thrilled to see […]

Inspiring Email from a Community Ambassador
Posted on: November 18th, 2013
Changing Lives, MSP Spotlight

“In the spring semester of 2013, Miss Kymberly McNair made an appearance in my Intro to Sociology class conducted by Miss Beth Williford here at Manhattanville College. Kym came to our class to discuss stalkers and how to detect […]