be a community based, therapeutic recreation program coordinated among the
various recreation departments.
To provide therapeutic recreation programs to enhance the physical, emotional
and social growth of children and adults with developmental disabilities.
To offer therapeutic recreation programs for those individuals in the community
who cannot participate in the various existing programs offered through
and by the local municipal recreation departments.
To fund the corporation as a charitable organization on a contractual basis
with contributions from the municipal governments and state and federal
To provide therapeutic recreation to all persons with developmental disabilities
in the population, irrespective of age, sex or degree of disability. The
programs shall be held throughout the participating municipalities, utilizing
the existing recreational facilities.
To fund-raise for the organization by conducting direct solicitation and
special events, in order to support the organization's purposes and activities.
The ability to raise funds through special events and donations is critical to the future of our agency. We are hopeful that everyone involved with North East will contribute in some way to our fundraising efforts.
As you may see in the section titled “NY State Funding”, our ability to charge fees to meet our expenses has been diminished. In order to survive and grow, we encourage our families and friends to join us by participating in our special events, Champions for North East Program or by making a donation to our agency.
North East is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) agency. We gratefully
accept donations by mail and telephone,
by check and credit card. Our Tax ID is 13-3098542.
be made out to
North East Westchester Special Recreation
and mailed to:
North East Westchester
Special Recreation, Inc.
63 Bradhurst Avenue,
Hawthorne, NY 10532
Credit card donations
can be called in to our office at (914) 347-4409.
you may fill out the credit card form below and mail it to the above address.
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the form in PDF format - CREDIT CARD
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