Category Archives: Community

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Orange County Awarded $2,000 From Ulster Savings Bank

(Newburgh, NY)  Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Orange County has been awarded $2,000 from the Ulster Savings Charitable Foundation for their One-to-One Mentoring programs. This organization provides a structured one-to-one mentoring relationship focused on the needs of the mentored youth, fostering caring, supportive, and enduring relationships in a community or site/school-based setting. “As we […]

Chester Academy Student-Interns Successfully Complete 10-Week Program with OC Sheriff’s Office

OC Sherriff's Office 10-week Internship - Orange County Chamber of Commerce

CHESTER ACADEMY INTERNSHIP/MENTORING PROGRAM 2019-2020 PARTNERS WITH 22 BUSINESSES/ORGANIZATIONS Mrs. Blaine, Internship Counselor, coordinates 31 student-interns in this prestigious and competitive program. Student Spotlight: Orange County Sheriff’s Office 10-week Internship – During this 10-week internship, Mariah Dulgerian and Aurora Meinsen, watched and participated in many different training programs: crisis negotiation, viewing a K-9 bomb activity […]

Mount Saint Mary Community Spread Christmas Cheer with Donation of Nearly 2,000 Toys to Catholic Charities

Toys shared with agency clients in need through Christmas giving programs NEWBURGH – Mount Saint Mary College’s Campus Ministry program collected 1,092 toys during their annual Giving Tree toy drive. The toys, donated by MSMC students, staff, and faculty, were presented to Catholic Charities of Orange, Sullivan, and Ulster. Working in conjunction with Catholic Charities […]

Broadway Star Lexi Lawson Highlights Woodbury Common Premium Outlets’ Tree Lighting on Friday, December 6

LEXI LAWSON HIGHLIGHTS WOODBURY COMMON PREMIUM OUTLETS’ FOURTH TREE LIGHTING ON FRIDAY DEC. 6 Shoppers can contribute to Toys for Tots campaign to be entered to win a $1,000 shopping spree! CENTRAL VALLEY, N.Y. (December 2, 2019) – Woodbury Common Premium Outlets is celebrating the holiday season with its fourth annual Tree Lighting, beginning at […]