and Miscellaneous Events
Green for Co-ops & Condos:
How can I make my
system quieter? Reduce my bills? Eliminate
drafts? Stop smelling foul
smells from my neighbors? In this
you will learn some
basic building science and solutions to your
heat and comfort problems,
techniques for working with your building
residents, and state monies available
to help make everything work better.
Attend as our guest
for FREE by using the discount code
October 1, 2014 TIME:
Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. Event runs
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. LOCATION:
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month.
Borough President Ruben Diaz and News12 The
Bronx, invite you to attend
2014 Pregones Theater
Bronx, Lunch and Show Taping. RSVP
Required. For details, contacts and
information see the
October 2nd-4th, 12-7PM
Daily at numerous stores along Fordham Rd
Fordham Fever Friday's
(first Friday of every month)
(International Food Fair)
11AM-4PM Muller Park & Plaza
(Fordham Rd & Creston Ave) Fordham Road.
Applicants: YouthAction Community Leadership
Course, Citizens' Committee
for Children of New York (CCC) has an
exciting opportunity for up to 2 members of
your school or community group. Community
service credit is available as well as
expanding leadership and civic engagement
opportunities. The Fall 2014 YCLC
will begin on
Monday, October 20th.
Because space is limited, we urge you to
apply ASAP. Please find the
application packet and
SAVE THE DATE:
NOVEMBER 4 -
If you own or operate a restaurant and would
like to participate in
Savor The Bronx
Restaurant Week, please contact
The Bronx Tourism Council at
Fordham Road BID asks: What do you want?
The Bronx Fordham Road BID,
manager of one of the largest and busiest
business districts in the City, wants to
know what you want. The BID is asking
the residents and visitors of their shopping
district on Fordham Road to
take a survey so that the BID may
recruit the stores and restaurants most
desired by the community. The survey is
available online at
http://fordhamrdsurvey.com and you can
go there now to share your opinions.
The survey is anonymous and no
one will be asked to register or provide any
information more personal than their home
zip code. See the
Press release here...
Community Housing Corp. Bronx can
help with Health
Plus and Medicaid applications
for more information
Fall 2014 Classes -
Tuition Free - Bronx EOC The
SUNY Bronx Educational Opportunity Center
is currently recruiting for fall classes
All applicants must submit required
documents, complete an application and take
a placement test (TABE). Also, every
applicant must meet the required TABE grade
scores to enroll in their program of choice.
Registration: Days: Monday or Wednesday Time
8:30 AM Address: Bronx EOC 1666
Bathgate Ave. Bronx, NY 10457
Please do not bring
children when you come to register.
Full list of requirements is located on
their Facebook Page
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
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
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Community Services and Wanted Ads
Classes, Clubs, Library, Misc.
Outdoors and Special Events
Health and Workshops