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Happy 4th !

July 04, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

Mom walked 9 miles today because our family will participate in the USO of Metropolitan New York’s Battle of the Branches. It’s a virtual ½ marathon & 5K to benefit our National Guard and Active Duty military who have been providing COVID-19 relief & other support in New York, New Jersey, & Connecticut. It is […]

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Gowns4Good

July 03, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

Help us collect new or used graduation gowns to give to our Healthcare Heroes to use as PPE!  Your gown needs to be washed and put it a sealed bag or the original bag. There is contactless drop off in New Rochelle or we can show you where to mail it.  Please no caps/tassels.  To […]

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Graduation – Thank You USO

June 25, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

NRHS graduation today.  The USO of Metropolitan New York was with us because they provide programs, entertainment, & services at >200 USO locations worldwide, including 6 centers in the tri-state area.  Stars for Cars has been honored to work in concert with our friends at the USO of Metropolitan NY for nearly a decade. Your […]

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Graduation – Thank You VNY!

June 25, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

NRHS graduation today.  The Volunteer New York! Family was with us because they uplift & support New Rochelle & many communities in Westchester & Rockland.  Alisa Kesten, we are friends for life.  Your Neighbor, Jake

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Graduation – Thank You Mrs. Arciola

June 25, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

NRHS graduation today.  Mrs. Teresa Arciola and her family were with us because they have given my life meaning and purpose for a decade.  I am grateful to you and all Military Families.  You are with me wherever I am, wherever I go.   Your Neighbor, Jake

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Flag Day 2020

June 14, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

The American flag turns 243 years old today.  The stripes represent the 13 colonies, the stars represent the 50 states of the Union.  The colors of red, white, & blue represent valor, purity, vigilance, perseverance, and justice. Our flag represents the aspirations in each of us and it still stands because of those who died […]

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Gowns4Good

June 01, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

Gowns4Good is just 1 volunteer opportunity listed on the Volunteer New York! Virtual Volunteer Center.  Help me collect new or used graduation gowns to give to our Healthcare Heroes to use as PPE.  They need to be laundered & placed in a sealed bag. Guess where the New Rochelle hub is?  Your Neighbor, Ally

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Memorial Day

May 25, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

On this Memorial Day, please take some time (national moment of silence today at 3PM) to remember those who have made the Ultimate Sacrifice for all of us, especially since COVID-19 is making it very difficult to go visit cemeteries and remember lost loved ones in the way that some families are accustomed to. Your […]

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Memorial Day 2020

May 20, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

1 million students across 50 states usually hear the 3 Holidays Announcement on Memorial Day in their schools.  I wrote it when I was in the 3rd grade at William B. Ward Elementary School to acknowledge the sacrifices that Blue Star and Gold Star Military Families make.  I didn’t ask schools to say it this […]

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Armed Forces Day

May 17, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

Today is #ArmedForcesDay. The first Armed Forces Day in 1950 was celebrated with parades and air shows to honor all active duty service members. I urge you to celebrate by letting them and their families know that they are a part of your community by buying a star decal. 100% goes to the vital programs […]

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