Monthly Archives: January 2015

The Staten Island Advance Covered Met Council’s Latest Housing Development

The Staten Island Advance praised The Brielle at Seaview, as a “122-unit, assisted-living facility for seniors promises to be a very special place when it opens in the spring”. To showcase the new facility, Met Council held a community preview event for The Brielle at Seaview, a new, state-of-the-art, fully licensed assisted living facility that […]

To Prepare for the Cold, Met Council Handymen Provide Essential Home Repairs

As the temperatures began to drop this winter, congregation members grew concerned over the safety of their Rabbi’s home.  He was devoted to his community, but at 88-years-old he was no longer able to care for his home. To help the frail Rabbi age in place and live safely and independently in his own home, […]

Met Council’s Chief Program Officer Wins Social Workers Award

The National Association of Social Workers, New York Chapter, awarded their Emerging Leaders Recognition to Nicole Doniger. As Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty’s Chief Program Officer, Nicole has demonstrated exemplary leadership in redesigning Met Council’s social service departments to better serve the tens of thousands of needy New Yorkers across the five boroughs.  The NASW […]