and Miscellaneous Events
“Domestic Violence Awareness
Forum” Date: Wednesday, March 5th,
2014 Time:6-8PM, Jackson Ave Family Residence 691 East 138th 2nd
Floor., Street, Bronx, NY 10454 Invited Speakers: Downtown Domestic
Violence Unit, Bronx Outreach, District Attorney’s Office, Morris
Heights Outreach Program, 40th Pct. Crime Prevention Unit, United
Chaplains Domestic Violence Talk. Presented by the 40th PCT and The
Free Winter Coats for the
Whole Family. New Hope for All Saints Lutheran Church,
585 East 163rd Street Bronx New York 10456 (Between Third Ave. &
Cauldwell Ave.) On Saturday March 8, 2014,
10:00 AM .
Irish Heritage Month
Celebration Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Invites
you to join him at the Rambling House 4292 Katonah Avenue
Bronx, New York Thursday, March 13, 2014
12 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 2014. Honorees:
Caroline Duggan Teacher, Public School 59 Founder of Keltic Dream Dance
Group , Father Richard Gorman Chairman, Community Board #12, John
Samuelsen, President, TWU Local 100.
The Affordable Housing
Networking Breakfast. The event is on
Friday March 29th, 9AM-12NOON. At Lehman College
Bronx, NY. RSVP Required please see the
Newly constructed affordable
housing studio apartments for rent, household size 1.
Morrisania section of the Bronx.
April 25th, 2014.
See flyer here for complete details and information.
Sustainable South Bronx
Event Saturday April 26th, 2014.
Earth Day 2014
needed 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM. Hunts Point Riverside Park.
Community Tax Aid,
Inc. Announces its 45th year of
FREE TAX PREPARATION for Low
Income New Yorkers. For more information
Free Tax Prep
The University Neighborhood Housing
Program will hold free tax preparation
Saturday, Feb. 22 from 10
a.m. to 4 p.m., and
most Wednesdays (1 to 5
Saturdays (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
until April 9. For more
information or an appointment, call
Management Professional Certification
and NYC Business Solutions Assistance.
NOTE: Classes Start
Soon for more
Volunteer for Food Pantry:
Part of the Solution (POTS) seeks
volunteers to help feed the hungry
year-round. Anyone interested can call
(718) 220-4892 or email
will be making stops on the
fourth Friday of
each month at Fordham Road
and the Grand Concourse from noon to
p.m.; and Fordham Plaza from 2:30 to
4 p.m. Seniors with photo ID may
apply for reduced fare cards and others may
add value or purchase
cards. For more information, call (212)
METRO-CARD or visit
for Bronx-based projects.
Deadline for all applications
is Monday, March
31, 2014. Mini-grant
available for a project that
benefits the Bronx community with college
bound and job readiness or
healthy food and nutrition initiatives.
Bronx Support Group Ongoing for
(and Their Friends) & Legal Clinic.
Resources: If you have rent
arrear problems or are facing eviction,
please read this information and call the
sources, There may
be financial HELP available to you.
Benefits Counseling? The
Mayor's Office of Veterans Affairs (MOVA)
now offers VA benefits counseling at The
Veterans Service Office. Call Mary
Mclaughlin at 718-482-5993 to an schedule
For Days, Hours and Room location see the
The NEW BxCulturalCard.
Start enjoying special offers and
discounts at Bronx cultural institutions
and businesses. The Card is great for Bronx
residents, students and visitors. List of
New York City’s Workforce1 Career Centers.
The centers provide personalized career
counseling, interview training, resume/cover
letter assistance, workshops and ESL
classes. For more information, Please call
Bronx Workforce1 Center, 358 E. 149th St., (718)
The Riverdale-Yonkers Society for
Ethical Culture is
food donations to benefit the
Kingsbridge-Riverdale-Marble Hill Food
and Hunger Project, Inc.
drive is ongoing.
Please leave food donations at
the Society, 4450 Fieldston Road,
Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5
p.m., and on Sundays from 10 a.m. to 12
p.m. No perishable foods accepted.
For more information, call (718)
Opportunities. New York Cares,
the city’s leading volunteer organization,
residents to get involved in
their community. Volunteers must attend a
one-time orientation. There are over 1,200
projects to choose from citywide each month.
To view the list of upcoming project
. To register for an orientation in your
area, call (212) 228-5000.
Homeless Pets Go On-Line:
The Bronx Cat Coalition has started listing
homeless Bronx cats on
www.Petfinder.com , an
Internet site that finds new homes for lost or unwanted pets. The
Coalition’s cats can be viewed at
Contact the Bronx Cat Coalition
on (718) 671-1695 if you are interested in adopting.
Bronx Pet Adoption:
The Bronx branch of the Poor Animals of St.
Francis now lists local homeless pets on their Web site,
www.petfinder.com/shelters/NY587.html For more
information, call (718) 822-6044 or e-mail
Recycling Web Site:
The Bronx chapter of FreeCycle.org
offers an online bulletin board to donate items to other borough
residents. Participants may post items they want to donate or items they
seek. To join, go to
Books, Music, And Theater
Exhibits, Films, Lectures
Community Services and Wanted Ads
Classes, Clubs, Library, Misc.
Outdoors and Special Events
Health and Workshops