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CWI’s Park Club Holds Holiday Cookie Contest!

Posted by on Dec 18, 2015 in Announcements

CWI’s Park Club Day Program hosted their Annual Holiday Cookie Contest and 10 of the agency’s day programs participated.  Judges, CWI’s Kevin Elms, Betsy Buecking and Jean Herman, announced the...

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‘Tis the Season for Holiday Festivities at CWI!

Posted by on Dec 18, 2015 in Announcements

CWI employees and program participants celebrate the season by hosting parties, food drives, cookie and decoration contests, an annual pajama drive for children in need and more!  Pictured below are some photos of...

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When You Shop, Amazon Gives to CWI!

Posted by on Jun 12, 2015 in Announcements

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support CWI each time you...

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Inclement Weather Transportation Procedures

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Winter may bring weather conditions that require program delays or closure....

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CWI’s Park Club Day Program hosted their Annual Holiday Cookie Contest. The competition is open to all of the agency’s day programs. The following top three winners of this year’s competition are:

TASTIEST COOKIE AWARD went to Everts Ave Day Program for baking delicious Gingerbread Man Cookies.

PRETTIEST COOKIE AWARD went to Midtown Day Program for their scrumptious M & M Sugar Cookies.

MOST UNIQUE COOKIE AWARD went to Generations Day Program for their yummy Jelly-Filled Gingerbread Man Sugar Cookies.

Representatives from each of the day programs are depicted in photo with Park Club Day Services Manager Ellen Katz (far right) presenting them with award certificates. Congrats to the winners and special thanks to everyone who baked for the contest!

And of course, everyone in attendance enjoyed tasting all of the delectable entries—mm good! ... See MoreSee Less

6 months ago

CWI’s North Country Ventures (NCV) recently announced that Allen Threw was their 2015 Employee of the Year! “Allen is well deserving of this award,” says Jo-Ann Harriman, NCV Production Coach. “He is always willing to do whatever is asked of him, adapts quickly to any type of work he is assigned to do and has a great sense of humor.” Allen received a Black Power Ranger shirt and hat (pictured below) in appreciation of his dedication and hard work.

NCV is an integrated workplace where individuals with disabilities develop competencies, emphasizes their important roles in production and encourages continual building of employment skills. Allen has been working at NCV for almost 30 years. Congratulations Allen! ... See MoreSee Less

6 months ago

Boy did we stuff the bus! More than 2.5 tons of food was collected as a result of our 2015 Live United Stuff the Bus Food Drive! Special thanks to all who donated, sponsors and volunteers! Because of your generosity, the holidays will be brighter for those struggling to put food on the table. Eighteen food pantries in Warren, Washington and Northern Saratoga Counties benefited from this annual event. ... See MoreSee Less

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Collette WhitneyJob well done7 months ago

Cassandra BookeGreat event! My students we so happy to help volunteer! :) I shared a picture of them and the mascot with our school....would you please let me know what the mascot's name was? Thank you!7 months ago

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Hats off to all our volunteers at the 2nd Annual Live United Stuff the Bus Food Drive! We couldn't have done it without you! The bus is more than half full now! Keep it coming! ... See MoreSee Less

8 months ago

The 2nd Annual Live United Stuff the Bus Food Drive is well underway today at Price Chopper's Upper Glen Street store in Queensbury, NY. In fact the bus is half full!!! Food collections will continue today until 7 pm and again tomorrow, Nov. 7, from 8 am to 4 pm. Stop by and help us stuff the bus to capacity! Special thanks to our many volunteers for helping out at the event! ... See MoreSee Less

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Lisa HayesWe'll be there at 8:00 today! Come visit.8 months ago

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Pictured l-r are Brian Bearor, President/CEO of the Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area, receiving a delivery of a food collection bin and poster from CWI's Rodney Bordeaux and Jill Knowlton. Rodney and Jill were among the many CWI Day Services staff and program participants who delivered food collection bins and posters to more than 60 sites in the tri-county area to help collect food for the Live United Stuff the Bus Food Drive. Special thanks to the Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area and all the other businesses who volunteered to collect food at their sites for this event. Hats off to all of the CWI Day Services staff and program participants for a job well done! ... See MoreSee Less

8 months ago

Special thanks to CWI's Pathways, Trade Winds and Community Pre Voc day program staff and participants for volunteering their time to prepackage 800 grocery bags with food at Price Chopper for our upcoming Live United Stuff the Bus Food Drive. The event will take place Friday, Nov. 6th, and Saturday, Nov. 7th, at Price Chopper's Upper Glen Street store in Queensbury, NY. During the food drive, shoppers can opt to buy either a $10 or $5 prepackaged bag of groceries to donate to this worthy cause. Store customers can drop off their donations at the bus as they leave the store. The bus will be parked outside the store's main entrance for the two-day event. ... See MoreSee Less

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Congratulations to CWI's 2015 Sports Champions in basketball, bocce ball and soccer!! The winners (pictured) participate in CWI's Community Helpers Day Program and were presented with a trophy for each sporting event. Pictured l-r standing are Eric Masef, Sports Coach John Grogan, and Matt Westcott. Kneeling l-r are Charlie Fisher, Jill Knowlton and Butch Lozo. Absent from photo was Jason Morgan. Way to go Community Helpers!!! ... See MoreSee Less

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Help us drive hunger to the curb! The community is invited to donate non-perishable food items during the following event hours at Price Chopper in Queensbury, NY: Friday, Nov. 6th from 9 am to 7 pm and Saturday, Nov. 7th from 8 am to 4 pm. CWI's bus will be parked at the store's front entrance. Donations from this food drive will benefit food pantries in Warren, Washington and Northern Saratoga Counties. For more info, please visit www.cwinc.org.

8 months ago

2nd Annual Live United Stuff the Bus Food Drive

November 6, 2015, 9:00am

Price Chopper, 677 Upper Glen St., Queensbury, NY 12804

Help us drive hunger to the curb! The community is invited to donate non-perishable food items during the following event hours at Price Chopper in Queensbury, NY: Friday, Nov. 6th from 9 am to 7 pm and Saturday, Nov. 7th from 8 am to 4 pm. CWI's bus will be parked at the store's front entrance. Donations from this food drive will benefit food pantries in Warren, Washington and Northern Saratoga Counties. For more info, please visit www.cwinc.org.

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