Thanks to the incredible generosity of our supporters, this year every child, teenager and young adult will receive a gift and a holiday meal.
Students from the NYC School of Visual Arts led an art workshop for children living at Lantern Community Services' supportive housing in the Bronx.
65 adults and children from Lantern Community Services went apple-picking at Fishkill Farms this fall.
220 children living in five Lantern buildings started the new school year with new backpacks and essential school supplies, thanks to the generous support of the Laura B. Vogler Foundation and Coalition for the Homeless' Project: Back to School. For families struggling on extremely low incomes, finding the money for all the supplies their kids … Continue reading Donated backpacks set 220 kids up for school success
Cedars Hall's first ever art exhibition opened yesterday, featuring works created by children in a new art therapy group led by therapist Tree Williams. The art therapy group is a new initiative for Lantern, made possible through a partnership with NYU. The group has been a great success, and we're proud to share some of … Continue reading Children’s art exhibition opens at Cedars Hall
This Holiday Season, Lantern Community Services hosted our first Annual Holiday Gift Drive to bring smiles and holiday cheer to the nearly 400 children and young adults who are a part of the Lantern community. With over a hundred generous donations, Lantern was able to provide each of our children and young adults with a … Continue reading Lantern’s Holiday Drive Provides Gifts to Lantern’s 400 Children and Young Adults