CELEBRATE THE HUMAN-ANIMAL-NATURE BOND AT ST. CHRISTOPHER’S FREE FALL FESTIVAL 10/2!

At St. Christopher’s Jennie Clarkson Campus in North Castle, our animal and nature-based programs are having a very positive impact on the development, health and well-being of the youth with special needs in our care. And on Saturday, October 2, between 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., you are invited to experience the wonder of the human-animal-nature bond for yourself at St. Christopher’s FREE Fall Festival! This day of fun and inspiration will feature: farm tours; nature trail walks; serenity sessions; birds of prey and wildlife rescue and rehabilitation talks; our 140th birthday party and more. Our rain date is Sunday, October 3, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. This is a family event open to all ages so be sure to reserve your free tickets today and view our admission requirements at (and share the link to) our Eventbrite Page — https://stchrisfreefallfest.eventbrite.com ; walk-ins and voluntary donations to support our wildlife programs are also welcome. If you have any questions, please contact Dennis da Costa at ddacosta@sc1881.org. Here’s to a fun festival and hope to see you there!

A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY FOR GOLFERS, SPONSORS, COCKTAIL RECEPTION GUESTS & DONORS TO

MAKE A LASTING IMPACT

BE PART OF OUR MOVEMENT TO CREATE A THERAPEUTIC & HEALING ARTS CENTER FOR YOUTH WITH SPECIAL NEEDS!
Dear Friend: On October 12, St. Christopher’s will celebrate a milestone birthday—our 140th—and we’d love for you to be part of it by joining us as a GOLFER, SPONSOR, COCKTAIL RECEPTION GUEST OR DONOR at St. Christopher’s 2021 Golf Classic at Leewood Golf Club in Eastchester, New York. At this event, you’ll not only enjoy a day of fun and fellowship but also help us raise funds to create a Therapeutic & Healing Arts Center at our Dobbs Ferry Campus. Learn more about the many ways to sponsor and participate at our Event Page. And if you have any questions, or can donate a unique item to our auctions, please contact Dennis da Costa at ddacosta@sc1881.org or 914-357-6182Thank you in advance for your generosity and help in improving the life trajectory of our youth!
With gratitude, Dr. Donald Antonecchia, CEO

Three Unique Campuses

Dobbs Ferry

Our main campus is set on 14 open acres of property with picturesque views of the magnificent Hudson River. Located in the heart of Westchester County, the campus is just 20 miles north of New York City and is easily accessible by public transportation. There are approximately 74 male and female residents with behavioral and emotional challenges.

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Jennie Clarkson

Home to our Animal Assisted Therapy Program, our Jennie Clarkson campus is nestled on 35-acres of secluded, wooded property at Route 22 and Old Orchard Street. The tranquil campus serves as home to approximately 54 youngsters with cognitive and developmental challenges such as: Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, Bipolar and Depressive Disorders, and an IQ Range of 60-120

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New Windsor

The New Windsor campus is located on 22-acres in Orange County, about one hour’s drive from the Agency’s main office. In the summer of 2016, the program objectives were refocused and the campus became a single gender program serving up to 36 girls. This program is designed to help young women ages 12-21 develop the strengths and coping skills they need to reduce the trauma they have experienced and pursue interests with less gender stereotyping.

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