Sleeping outside is dangerous. Even on a mild winter night you can freeze. Throughout this winter season, we have seen an increase in guests arriving at our shelters to escape from the cold. When all of our beds are full, we put out sleeping mats on the floor to make room for our extra guests. […]
Celebrating 111 Years of Giving Help & Hope The Power of One One simple act of kindness can make all the difference. At this year’s 111th anniversary banquet, we celebrated “The Power of One.” It was a wonderful time of testimonies and fellowship as over 1,100 people joined us over the course of three nights. […]
4th Annual “Golf With A Mission” Tournament Please join City Mission of Schenectady, Hodorowski Homes and Northway Golf Center in support of the Schenectady Works Program, City Mission’s job training and employee retention program. Here are the details: When: Monday, September 19th Where: Mohawk Golf Club, Union St, Schenectady Cost to Golf: $175 for […]
People who were once homeless on the streets are now working and welcoming visitors to the city. The Downtown Ambassador program started in Schenectady in 2009. City Mission partnered with Proctors to offer a hospitality service to visitors coming downtown to enjoy a show. The role of an Ambassador is to welcome people and provide […]
City Mission was named “Non-Profit of the Year” by the Albany Business Review. It was a year of great impact and we’re excited for the new partnerships and opportunities before us. In this video, Executive Director Mike Saccocio shares about City Mission at the awards ceremony. Check out the other award winners!