Upcoming Community Events

Join us for one of the many events we host open to members of the Neighborhood House community:

SNAP Assistance Clinics 

When:  Wednesdays Year Round, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where:  Lenox Hill Neighborhood House | 331 East 70th Street

When:  Fridays Year Round, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Where:  Bellevue Hospital Ambulatory Care Pavilion 4th Floor Module B

Recent changes have expanded SNAP (formerly known as Food Stamps) eligibility in New York City, so more individuals and families are eligible for SNAP benefits than ever before.  If you are interested in determining whether you are eligible for SNAP benefits, come to our Snap Assistance Clinics.  Click here for more information about the SNAP Assistance Clinic, including the documentation you should bring with you for your SNAP pre-screening.

Community Supported Agriculture Boxes from GrowNYC

When: Tuesdays Year Round, 3:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Where: Center @ Lenox Hill Neighborhood House

Year-round at the Center @ Lenox Hill Neighborhood House you can pick up your own Community Supported Agriculture box of high quality, farm fresh produce at below retail prices! For only $15, receive $20-$30 worth of fresh greens & fruit every week.  CSA shares must be purchased a week in advance. For more information, please email Site Coordinator Abby Lee at alee@grownyc.org.

music, theater, book talk and panel discussion

When:  Sunday, September 16, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.
Where:  Lenox Hill Neighborhood House | 331 East 70th Street

Come enjoy a special afternoon of music, theater, book talk and panel discussion. The afternoon will include a cello and harp concert with performers Carlene Stober and Rita Costanzi, “Go Granny D!” Musical performance about “Granny D” Haddock, and a short book talk and panel discussion with New York Times Reporter John Leland. Click here for more information.

Audrey Silver

When:  Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.
Where:  Lenox Hill Neighborhood House | 331 East 70th Street

Come enjoy jazz vocalist Audrey Silver perform live music.

Getting Ahead: Financial Empowerment Workshop

When:  Thursdays, October 18 - November 8, 2018 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Lenox Hill Neighborhood House | 331 East 70th Street

Learn how to take control of your finances at our free Financial Empowerment Workshop! You will be able to see and learn how to read your Credit Report, meet one-on-one with a financial adviser for individualized advice, open a free savings account and more. Click here for more information.

Past Community Events

Neighborhood House Staff Present on Leading-Edge
Farm-to-Institution Training Program at NYS Health Foundation

When: January 31, 2018
Where: New York State Health Foundation

Teaching Kitchen Chef Lynn Loflin and Deputy Chief Program Officer Mia Kandel presented at the New York State Health Foundation about the impact our fantastic program, The Teaching Kitchen at Lenox Hill Neighborhood House, and our plans to scale the program to train 50 nonprofit organizations annually in our farm-to-institution model.  Lenox Hill Neighborhood House was chosen as a recipient of The New York Health Foundation’s Emerging Innovator Award for our work in The Teaching Kitchen, which is our leading-edge training, technical assistance, and consulting program to help local nonprofit organizations with institutional food programs serving low-income clients to offer healthier food.

Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Receives Bank of America Neighborhood Builders® Award

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When: December 6, 2016
Where: Bank of America Tower

Lenox Hill Neighborhood House was proud to be selected as a recipient of the Bank of America Neighborhood Builders® Award! Since Bank of America’s Neighborhood Builders® program began in 2004, it has become the nation’s largest philanthropic investment in nonprofit leadership: they give out approximately 90-100 awards nationwide each year! This award program will provide us with an important grant of $200,000 and a leadership development program for both our Executive Director and an emerging leader, Health Care Attorney Alexandra Brandes.

Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Rings Closing Bell on NYSE for CIBC Miracle Day

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When: November 28, 2016
Where: New York Stock Exchange

Lenox Hill Neighborhood House was thrilled to participate in CIBC's Miracle Day. Every year since 1984, CIBC's Capital Markets team and Investment Advisors donate their fees and commissions to children's charities on the first Wednesday in December. As a beneficiary of this wonderful event we received the fantastic opportunity to ring the closing bell on the New York Stock Exchange.

Chef Hugh Acheson Visits Early Childhood Center

When: October 18, 2016
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House

Chef Hugh Acheson visited Lenox Hill Neighborhood House's Early Childhood Center to meet with staff, learn about our work and tour our facilities and then held a cooking demonstration with children and parents on our Green Roof.  We were so glad that Chef Hugh Acheson stopped by to celebrate Head Start Awareness Month with us!

Neighborhood House Staff Address Pressing Legal Issues

When: November 13, 2015
Where: New York City

Chief Program Officer Carolyn Silver coordinated a large civil legal services conference on Friday, November 13th organized with other legal partners and hosted by Weil, Gotshal & Manges.  The Conference, "New York City at a Crossroads:  The Role of Civil Legal Services in Preserving Diverse Communities," featured more than 225 attorneys and advocates. Speakers included Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Legal Director Diane Lutwak and Housing Attorney Arthur Burkle, as well as New York State Chief Judge Jonathan Lippmann.