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Financial Assistance Available for Teens in Need

 In late December of 2016, the Kotin family tragically lost their 15 year old son Jacob as a result of his struggle with anxiety and depression. In Jacob’s honor, his grandmother Sandra Kotin established the Jacob Kotin Teens in Crisis Fund to assist others who are facing similar challenges.

In his memory, the Jacob Kotin Teens in Crisis Fund will forever distribute grants to mental health organizations serving teens ranging from ages 13-19 based in Orange and Sullivan Counties. Through these grants, teens in these counties, needing assistance with issues relating to bullying, depression and anxiety who otherwise couldn’t afford it, will be helped by healthcare professionals.  

Those interested in applying for this grant must be residents of Orange or Sullivan Counties, and must demonstrate financial need and should visit www.cfosny.org and download an application. All grant applications should be completed in full and returned to the Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan for review and consideration.

Contributions to the fund may be made to CFOS- Jacob Kotin Teens in Crisis Fund and sent to the Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan, 30 Scott’s Corners Drive, Suite 203, Montgomery, NY 12549. Secure online donations may also be made at http://cfosny.org/our-funds/field-of-interest/jacob-kotin-teens-in-crisis-fund/. The Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.  All gifts are tax deductible under current tax laws. For more information, call the Community Foundation at (845) 769-9393.

Upcoming Events

Dec
14
Fri
2018
“Snow” You Care For Youth! Dress Down Day to benefit Friends of the Orange County Youth Bureau
Dec 14 all-day

Please get your supervisors approval before wearing jeans or sneakers. All casual attire must be appropriate for the work place and for whatever meetings or functions you will be attending that day. Please use your best judgement. 

Cash or checks made payable to: “CFOS – Friends of the Orange County Youth Bureau” 

Click here to make a secure online donation. 

After making your donation, proudly download and display the snowflakes below. Write in the names of the youth you are “SNOWING” you care about! 

 

Dec
24
Mon
2018
Christmas Eve
Dec 24 all-day

CFOS offices are closed.

Dec
25
Tue
2018
Christmas Day
Dec 25 all-day

The CFOS Office is closed.

Dec
26
Wed
2018
CFOS Office Closed
Dec 26 all-day
Dec
31
Mon
2018
CFOS Office Closed
Dec 31 all-day
Jan
1
Tue
2019
New Years Day
Jan 1 all-day

The CFOS office is closed.

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30 Scott’s Corners Drive, Suite 203
Montgomery, NY 12549
Ph: (845) 769-9393
Fax: (845) 769-9391
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