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Enjoy a Halloween Harvest Festival with Jackson Avenue Family Residence

 

Enjoy a Halloween Harvest Festival with Jackson Avenue Family Residence

Experience fall in New York at the Socrates Sculpture Park, complete with local foods, live music and art workshops with children from a shelter. Activities include face painting, art workshops, making costumes and a dog costume contest. Please bring $20 to cover the cost of lunch for you and a child.

More information on the event is here: https://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/10/26/halloween-harvest-festival

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BronxWorks is one of the largest social service agencies serving the Bronx; more than 37,500 people are affected by their work each year. Their mission is to help individuals and families improve their economic and social well-being. From toddlers to seniors, they feed, shelter, teach and support people throughout the community. BronxWorks focuses on immigrants, homeless individuals and families, people impacted by HIV/AIDS, and adults making the transition from welfare to work. BronxWorks operates 28 offices throughout the borough, and helps to maintain several family shelters.