Monthly Archives: July 2008

The Library is Done!

 Thanks to ALL of you, the children’s library at Hillside House, our homeless shelter in Jamaica Queens, is nearly complete! A special thanks to all of you who donated the books (we collected over 1000 books!) volunteered on MLK day, and for Goldman Sachs for completing the project. With everyone’s combined efforts the children at […]

One of our Tenants turns 101 !

 Scott Stringer, president of Manhattan Borough proclaimed it Max Hirshhorn Day!              Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal presented Max with birthday flowers                   One of the other residents made an embroidery pattern especially for Max               Met Council volunteer dept. […]

Most Dedicated

 Saul Ackerman of Brooklyn was awarded Met Council’s Most Dedicated Volunteer in 2008! Mr. Ackerman has been volunteering at Met Council’s main office every Wednesday helping out where ever he is needed. His smile is truly a sunshine in our office and we are grateful that he has been such a dedicated volunteer with us.