NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Single Parent Resource Center ("SPRC"), a not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping New York City's single parent families survive and thrive, will honor The New York Junior League and Alan Fuchsberg, a senior partner at the Jacob Fuchsberg Law Firm, at its annual Fall Fete on October 21, 2015. The event will be held at The Museum of the City of New York at 6:30 p.m.
"SPRC provides instrumental assistance to single parent families in New York City. The organization works with families grappling with a wide range of circumstances including homelessness, addiction, unemployment and incarceration," says Rosemarie E. Dackerman, Executive Director of SPRC.
"SPRC provides education and support to promote cohesive and healthy family units. It strives to curb abuse and neglect, and to teach nurturing skills. Programming includes nutritional education, addiction recovery assistance, children's support groups and leadership programs, as well as parents' clubs. SPRC also serves as an advocate for single parent families within the community," says Ms. Dackerman.
"The New York Junior League and Alan Fuchsberg are exemplary leaders in our quest to support single parent families. Members of the Junior League actively work with our community members to teach vital skills and offer support. Alan Fuchsberg has been a member of the SPRC Board for over 30 years and has offered his time and expertise to ensure our growth and development. Together, they have worked hard to ensure that New York's at-risk single parent families have a guidepost to turn to as they work through the challenges of everyday life in New York. The SPRC is delighted to honor them at our upcoming Fall Fete," says Ms. Dackerman.
About the SPRC
Founded in 1975 as a pilot program of the Community Service Society of New York, SPRC is now an independent, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. SPRC is the only comprehensive agency devoted solely to providing programs for over 2,000 of New York City's single parents and their families annually. The full scope of SPRC's programs and services can be found at singleparentusa.com. To purchase tickets for the Fall Fete, please click here.
SOURCE Single Parent Resource Center