May 25, 2010

9th Annual
"Fore the Kids"
Golf Invitational
Monday, June 7th
                      Cedar Hill Golf &
                          Country Club

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Count down to

June 14th - 18th
Ramapo College

See the athletes in action

Thanks for helping us select the 2010 camp T-shirt design. 
  T shirt design by boy R.

266 of you voted and the winning design was created by R., a 10 year old boy who will be attending camp.


Everyone's a winner at YCS Casino Night!

  past raffle winner Have fun testing your luck at the roulette wheel, dice and card tables and help the Northern Region Advisory Council raise funds for mini grants for children in YCS schools and group homes in Bergen and Passaic counties.

    June 12, 2010 

                        7:30 - 10:30 pm

                       Temple Sinai

                          One Engle Street, Tenafly 

past raffle winners

The $40 admission fee includes initial game tokens, delicious appetizers, desserts and a chance to win exciting raffle items at the end of the evening. Guests must be 21 years of age and older.

Click here for more info or to order tickets 

Harold Williams & family with Richard MingoiaBoskey Volunteer of the Year Award  presented to YCS Trustee

YCS trustee Harold Williams was among six outstanding citizens recently honored by the Association for Children of New Jersey (ACNJ) annual meeting for the significant impact they have had on the lives of New Jersey's children. ACNJ executive director Cecilia Zalkind  presented the Boskey Volunteer of the Year Award to Mr. Williams for his continued dedication to tutoring and mentoring children at theYCS Sawtelle Learning Center and students at a local school in his home community of Montclair. "Mr. Williams embodies the spirit of volunteerism that touches children and forever changes the course of their lives," said Ms. Zalkind. "It is a privilege to honor him here today."

Zippy logoZippy's program has two good friends

   With the renewal of a $10,000 grant from the  George A. Ohl Jr. Foundation and $1,200 additional funds generated by the annual Todd's birthday event sponsored by the Todd Ouida's Children's Foundation, Zippy's Friends will continue to nurture the emotional well-being of young children.

The grounds of Holley, TLC, and GW School
 are blooming thanks to our volunteers

Capital One volunteers at TLC
Volunteers from Capital One Bank weeded, pruned and planted colorful annuals around the perimeter of YCS George Washington School with the help a some students.  Several days later a second group of volunteers visited the YCS Therapeutic Learning Center where they potted plants in the center's outdoor play area.

Keeping up wTodd's Garden Holley Centerith their annual tradition, family members and friends of the Todd Ouida's Children's Fdn. commemorated Todd's memory, on his birthday, by restoring Todd's Garden after a long, hard winter into a place where children can share a quiet meditative moment.