Thank you to everyone who participated in St. Christopher’s Virtual Wine Tasting on 12/4. Your generosity and engagement is appreciated beyond words. We now ask for your and everyone’s support for our BIG ASK: funding to build a safe outdoor learning space for residents at our three campuses, beginning at Jennie Clarkson. You can donate at http://bit.ly/3sJLqzl. For more information about THE BIG ASK or to explore other ways to support our work to help youth rediscover their best selves and build futures of hope and opportunity, contact Dennis da Costa at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 914-357-6182. Thank you!
Donating by Check
If you prefer to donate by check, please make your check payable to St. Christopher’s, Inc., and mail your check to:
St. Christopher’s, Inc.
71 S. Broadway
Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
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Donating via Network for Good
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AmazonSmile is another, simple way for you to support St. Christopher’s every time you shop, at no cost to you. You’ll find the exact same Amazon.com items and prices, but with the added benefit that Amazon will donate 0.5% of your eligible purchases to us. To shop at AmazonSmile and have your purchase benefit St. Christopher’s, please click this link:
We’ve also created a “Charity List” with items we need that you can use to shop for us directly. You may access our list via this link:
Please share both links with family, friends and colleagues, and thank you for making us your AmazonSmile charity!
Your donations will help us keep our residents, staff and their families safe and healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic, and help support many of our key initiatives, including:
St. Christopher’s is committed to providing the most comfortable, safe, structured and welcoming environment for all residents in an uplifting home away from home. Through our Cottage Renovation Initiative, we are creating a positive environment that is vital to help our youth reach their full potential in becoming well-rounded, happy and productive members of society…and future leaders, as well.
The Human-Animal Bond
St. Christopher’s harnesses the power of the human-animal bond through it Animal-Assisted Interventions program at all three campuses, including Jennie’s Farm at our Jennie Clarkson Campus. This wonderful interaction between our youth and animals ranging from dogs and horses, to donkeys, goats and chicken helps bring out their caring and nurturing side, teaches them responsibility, and demonstrates the power of unconditional love.
GEMS: Girls Educational and Mentoring Services
GEMS comprises group and individualized coaching and support, facilitated by female mental health professionals, that fosters:
- Loving who I am
- Relationship building