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                                     *To All Bronx Community Organizations: Please email your upcoming events to info@bronxmall.com

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             According to the Animal Care Center of NYC, "New York pets are a special breed. Like us, they're a mix in the melting pot, both in their personalities and their backgrounds."  Mobile adoption events occur in every borough...so, if you're thinking about adopting a "boroughbred," Click here...
 

Please note:  Nothing is more important now than keeping our neighbors and communities safe. For updated information about the spreading coronavirus, please see Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.'s  updated page here...

The events posted on The Bronx Mall calendar pages have been planned in advance and may be cancelled or rescheduled due to this recent outbreak.  It is suggested that you confirm with the venues before attending. In the interim, see known cancellations as we know them as of September 24th below.

Thank you to Chef José Andrés, World Central Kitchen, #ChefsForAmerica, Revolution Foods, FREE FOOD FOR THOSE IN NEED IN THE BRONX here...

Please visit Bronx Mall home page  for more updated information as we receive it...

 

 

If you're spending a lot more time at home than usual these days, why not help out Best Friends New York and foster a pet?  As fewer people are coming in to adopt a pet, please consider fostering a dog or cat with the love and care they need. Read more...

As NYC's only open-admissions animal welfare organization, Animal Care Centers of NYC (ACC)
—a nonprofit—takes in more than 35,000 animals each year. The Community Dogs Program works within Bronx neighborhoods to identify dog owners in need and assist them in keeping their dogs with free vaccinations, a pet food bank, free dog training seminars, and spay/neuter referrals. Read more...


Animal Welfare Webinars: Join staff members from ACC's Admissions Department and Community Pets Program to hear about the ways the organization supports animal guardians, and how all New Yorkers can help keep families together. How ACC Helps Pet
Owners in Need on Tuesday, September 29th at 6 PM.  Register here...

Virtual Networking Event on Wednesday,
September 30th at
, 5:00 PM. Join the Manhattan
Chamber of Commerce for an evening of power networking. Attendees will have the opportunity to deliver a timed presentation  about their business to different virtual "tables" of four people and participate
in facilitated networking. Fun giveaways too!
Information and registration is here...

Accessible Birding Exploration on Sunday, October 4th, 11:AM.– 12:30 PM.  The Urban Park Rangers will lead you down a paved and accessible path, in search of Fall migrants along the Bronx River. Please bring your own binoculars. Register here...

Community Engagement Grant Info Session Webinars. BCA's 2021 Community Engagement Grants (CEG) cycle is opening on August 10th. We
are offering FREE virtual information sessions covering the types of grants we provide, application processes and best practices. If you're looking for funding
on your next project in 2021, then register for one of the dates on Thursday, August 13th thru October 9th.
here...

Historic New York: The High Bridge on Saturday, October 10th, 11:00  AM.–12:30 PM. Urban Park Rangers specialize in the interpretation of historic turning points, both natural and man-made, in our city’s long history. Read more...

Van Cortlandt Super Hike on Sunday, October 11th, 10 AM.– 1: PM. This challenging eight-mile hike winds its way through most of Van Cortlandt Park's many diverse forests and ecosystems.
Vigorous hikes feature long distances with hills and rugged terrain. Read more...

Fall Foliage Hike: Cornucopia of Trees on Saturday, October 24th, 11: AM.–12:30 PM. With nearly 30,000 acres of public parkland, New York City
is the perfect place for fall leaf-peeping. Crotona Nature
Center in Crotona Park.  Read more.

Hall of Justice COVID-19 Protocol: All new COVID-19 Safety protocols will be in effect at the Bronx Criminal Court bldg.(215 East 161st Street) and the Hall Of Justice (HOJ) building (265 East 161st). These safety protocols will be applicable to ALL VISITORS, including attorneys (i.e, BXDA, LAS, BxDEF), court staff, and NYPD law enforcement officials. Read more...

Learn about kinetic energy. At-home weather lessons from news12's Sam Augeri. As we all practice social distancing, many are looking for fun and engaging things to do and learn. Well, why not learn about the weather! See the free online videos here...

Hunter College NYC Food Policy Center provides Coronavirus NYC Neighborhood Food Resources Guides
as a partnersip with Share Meals, Hunger Free America, BetaNYC and Plentiful to compile the most current and accurate data. Find these resource guides here...


National Council of Nonprofits describes Loans
available for Nonprofits in the CARES act
here...

NYC Housing Lottery with NYC Housing Connect. Find and apply for affordable housing. here...

La Central is a brand new rental community in the heart of the South Bronx consisting of 496 affordable units. Containing rooftop community gardens, a 50,000 square foot state-of-the-art YMCA, and green building systems, La Central is a new standard for living well. You could qualify for an affordable apartment at La Central if you make between $15,738 and $206,960 a year. Read more...

To All Bronx Community Organizations:
Please email your upcoming events to info@bronxmall.com

If you are eligible, Healthcare Trainings are Free at Hostos in the Bronx. Read Covid-19 Update here...

Visit NYRR Striders at Home to keep physically and mentally strong, especially in the wake of COVID-19. Find some workouts for adults of all ages to keep active here...

There's always something to do for kids, adults and families at Poe Park. Calendar here... NOTE: Important Service Changes here...

How to Report Police Misconduct: The Civilian Complaint Review Board (CCRB) is here to support you and your constituents. Last week's court decision changed the law on who can file a complaint with the CCRB. If you or a constituent see what you believe to be NYPD misconduct on social media, in the news, or elsewhere, you can file a complaint, and our office will open an investigation. Please contact us at 1-800-341-CCRB or online here...

You can now request an electronics pick up for your old electronic equipment. Information on what the Dept. of Sanitation will accept and how to make an appointment for the pickup, Flyer here...

Citi Bike stations scheduled for many south Bronx nabes. As part of the expansion agreement with the Mayor de Blasio Administration, the new cycle of docked bike rentals will be coming to Mott Haven, Melrose, Port Morris, Highbridge, Claremont, Morrisania, Longwood, Concourse and Mount Eden within the next five years. See BronxTimes article here...

 

 

 


 
You served us! The Bronx and all of
NYC serves you with free classes, coaching and more!

 


If you are in crisis, please call the Veteran Crisis Line
at 1-800-273-8255.
Resources for Veterans & Families During COVID-19 Emergency here...

James J. Peters VA Medical Hospital has immediate job openings for Nurse Practitioners, RNs, LPNs, and Nurse Aides!  Details here...

Attend the Warrior Writers Virtual Workshop on October 14th from, 7-9pm. Register here...or on October 18th from 3-5 PM. Register here. This generative creative writing workshop will offer prompts that cover a variety of military issues and experiences.

NYC Department of Veterans' Services and Nourish NY have partnered to offer Food Distribution on October 10th  from 12-1 PM, to Bronx veterans and military families facing food insecurity. At Heights Senior Center.  Details here...
See details for October 17th
here...

The Department of Veterans Affairs offers a webinar on
October 21st  in Surmounting Social Isolation & Loneliness
: Mindfulness Meditation from 11 AM - 12:30 PM. Register here...

Support for Veteran Service Organizations: Microgrants and Home Depot Gift Cards Available In response to the financial challenges faced by local Veteran Service Organizations (VSOs), DVS has established a Microgrant Initiative and created a partnership to distribute $100 Home Depot gift cards to organizations in need of support. Apply and learn eligibility  requirements here. The deadline to apply  is Wednesday, October 28th here...

Bronx Chamber of Commerce Veterans Luncheon at The Pine on Thursday November 12th, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Details here....

American Corporate Partners Mentorship Opportunities offers a program to assist veterans with career development, networking, and general mentorship. It takes just one hour a month with a hand-picked mentor that is supported by ACP staff along the way. Veterans are paired with a mentor for one year, 12 sessions in total. Details here...

Attention Veterans: Jericho Project Rental Assistance Program. Jericho Project are standing by to assist our nation's veterans with this and any other needs such as employment assistance, benefits acquisition and more. Have you served
in the U.S. Armed Forces and fallen behind on your rent? Call Jericho Project today to see if you qualify for rental assistance. Flyer here...

Rental Assistance is Available for Qualified Veteran Households SSVF programs provide time-limited Rapid Re-Housing and Prevention assistance to eligible veteran families.
If you have fallen behind on your rent payments, services may be available from SSVF programs to help. See Services for the Underserved here...


Veterans Mutual Aid - NYC Metro program is providing
direct financial aid
to veterans and family members in the form
of groceries, utility bill payments, and emergency housing.  Need help?  Fill out our request form
here...

Introducing the Veteran Voices Project:Led by the New York City Department of Veterans’ Services, VVP is an oral history initiative designed to capture and share the stories of New York City veterans, bridge generational gaps, preserve our city’s rich military history, and foster an appreciation for service. More importantly, it gives our veterans a chance to connect with the community and each other at a time when crisis and social distancing can be very challenging to deal with. Read more...

Pets for Vets Free Adoption: Animal Care Centers of NYC offers a pet adoption promotion called Pets for Vets, which waives the adoption fees for veterans and current members of the military. Locations NYC, Brooklyn, and Staten Island. Details here...

Volunteers of Legal Services (VOLS) Pro-bono Veteran Service: The VOLS Veterans Initiative refers eligible New
York City Veterans
, regardless of discharge status or period of service, age 60+, to lawyers at our partner law firms to obtain wills and advance directives free of charge. Details here.

PBS NOVA Sleep Disorder TV Program about sleep and
sleep disoders, is looking to interview veterans who suffer from sleep issues (can’t fall asleep, wake up often, nightmares).
Veterans who are willing to share their PTSD sleep issues on television are invited to contact the production company.
Read more...

Bronx Neighborhood Housing Services offers a Vet Access to Home Program grant for veterans. Veterans with honorable discharges and a physical disability may qualify for accessibility modifications in their homes or apartments through this program. Veterans may receive a grant of up to $25,000. Read more...

Soldier for Life, A Transition Assstanc Program, is a Free, No-Cost Service to Military, Veterans and Retirees.  NYCServes evaluates your civilian-life goals, and directs you to the Network Providers who can help you reach them. Submit your documents the first time you enter the network, and you will never have to show them again. Read more...

Bronx Vet Center is happy to announce a new Consumer Law Clinic for Veterans hosted at the Bronx Vet Center, 2471 Morris Ave Suite 1A,, Bronx NY 10468, every Wednesday from 3 - 5 PM. This service is free of charge to Veterans. Flyer here..


NYC Parks At Home: You can enjoy NYC parks from home. While you're socially distancing and/or staying home, join us in the parks - online - for live park tours, meditation, fitness, art classes, fun activities for kids, and more. What’s Happening By Date and more resources here

You can now request an electronics pick up for your old electronic equipment. Information on what the Dept. of Sanitation will accept and how to make an appointment for the pickup, Flyer here.

       

 

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