Community Giving / News

Day In the Big Leagues Winner Announced

O‚Äčn June 22nd the drawing for the Day in the Big Leagues Raffle was held at the administrative office of The Neighborhood Center.  And the winner was MaryGrace VanNortwick of Liverpool, NY!  Congratulations!

Ribbon Cutting and Open House of Phase 2

Thank you to everyone that attended our Ribbon Cutting and Open house on June 3rd for the completion of Phase 2 of the Dr. Marie A. Russo Neighborhood Center Campus!

Grand Opening of Phase II

The Board of Directors, staff and alumni invite you to celebrate with us the completion of Phase II of the Dr. Marie A. Russo Neighborhood Center Campus. Friday, June 3rd, 2016 624 Elizabeth Street, Utica, NY 12 Noon Ribbon Cutting and Open House to Follow

Hello Baby!

Hello Baby scheduled for May 17th!

Executive of the Year Award

Congratulations to our Executive Director, Sandra Soroka, who was honored on March 31st at the Oncenter in Syracuse, NY as Executive of the Year as part of the CNY Nonprofit Awards 2016 sponsored by M&T Bank and the Business Journal News Network. This was a well-deserved honor and we are thrilled that Sandy was recognizedContinue reading →

Kinney Drugs Gives Back

Each year, Kinney Drugs holds a Management Conference in which 160+ Kinney vendors participate. The left over merchandise is then donated to a local not-for-profit. This year’s event was held March 2nd at the Turning Stone Event Center and The Neighborhood Center was the lucky recipient of the goods. Thank you to Kinney Drugs andContinue reading →

M&T Bank / Partner’s Trust Bank Charitable Fund

We recently received a grant from M&T Bank/Partner’s Trust Bank Charitable Fund through the Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida Counties, Inc. for items we needed at our Child Care facility. On Monday, December 7th, David Manzelmann from M&T Bank along with John Swann and Jan Squadrito from The Community Foundation Herkimer and Oneida Counties,Continue reading →

Building a Future

On April 24th, 2015, the community gathered to celebrate the completion of Phase 1 of the Dr. Marie A. Russo Neighborhood Center Campus located at 624 Elizabeth Street and the ribbon cutting for the Mario and Albertina Manella Memorial Child Care Playground at our 615 Mary Street location. The Phase 1 completion has transformed theContinue reading →