Category Archives: Agency-Wide Events

A Love Story

As a non-profit social services provider, we are often asked by our public and private funders to track specific metrics such as number of people served, rate of participation, etc., to show the impact that our activities are having on … Continue reading

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Democracy in Action

In recent years, the democratic process of participatory budgeting (PB) has been steadily growing in popularity across the five boroughs. Here in District 26, Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer just marked his third year of successfully engaging residents in deciding … Continue reading

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Immigrant Services Responds!

In the last year, the changing political climate has ignited growing alarm among immigrants across the nation. Hateful rhetoric and the promotion of extremely harsh immigration policies have all led to an increased demand for free immigration legal services and … Continue reading

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Interested in helping youth gain valuable work experience? Become a worksite for Riis!

Every year, Riis Settlement helps dozens of local youth gain valuable work experience through the Department of Youth and Community Development’s Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP). If you interested in serving as a worksite this year,  please click here to access the … Continue reading

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