MSP Spotlight

MSP Hosts Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon
Posted on: June 27th, 2017
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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 […]

After 18 years at MSP, Yamile Eusebio retires!
Posted on: June 13th, 2017
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Congratulations to a beloved member of our MSP family, Yamile Eusebio, on her retirement! Yamile has been a cornerstone of My Sisters’ Place staff for 18 years. She started as a counselor in our Community Counseling and Advocacy Program. […]

My Sisters’ Place Responds to Needs of Immigrant Community
Posted on: May 16th, 2017
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Earlier this month, NBC New York interviewed a former My Sisters’ Place client and Jennifer Friedman, the Managing Director of our Center for Legal Services, to discuss the additional fears victims of domestic violence in the immigrant […]

My Sisters’ Place Spring Benefit Honors 40 Year Anniversary!
Posted on: May 1st, 2017
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More than 400 community members gathered at the Ritz-Carlton on April 27, 2017 for My Sisters’ Place’s 40th Anniversary Benefit. The evening focused on honoring the 40 years of service that MSP has offered the community and the many […]

Tools to help talk to teens about dating violence
Posted on: February 28th, 2017
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One in three adolescents in the U.S. is a victim of physical, sexual, emotional or verbal abuse from a dating partner

Every year, My Sisters’ Place’s Domestic Violence Education and Prevention team travels to over […]

Human Trafficking in Westchester
Posted on: January 19th, 2017
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MSP has served as the designated regional human trafficking service provider for our area since New York State passed its anti-trafficking legislation in 2007. As front line experts on how this issue impacts Westchester County and beyond, we’d like […]

Courage and Determination
Posted on: November 24th, 2016
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Courage and Determination

A letter from the CEO of My Sisters’ Place, Karen Cheeks-Lomax

11/24/16

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.”            

Martin Luther King, Jr.

 

Dear Friends and Supporters,

My Sisters’ Place believes that safety […]

9 Ways You Can Make A Difference During #DVAM
Posted on: September 29th, 2016
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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 […]

Youth in Action – Summer Institute 2016
Posted on: August 29th, 2016
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From August 8th – 12th, 13 youth from throughout Westchester County came together to participate in My Sisters’ Place’s annual Summer Institute. This 5-day leadership retreat, hosted by MSP’s Domestic Violence Education and Prevention (DVEP) program, gave youth the opportunity […]

Domestic Violence and Homelessness
Posted on: August 29th, 2016
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Domestic violence is often viewed in isolation. It’s thought to be an issue that only exists between partners behind closed doors. The reality is that the causes and consequences of abusive relationships are connected to all areas of our society and […]

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