I truly believe that our greatest resource on this planet are PEOPLE. The 1st District, and the City of Syracuse, rely on its PEOPLE and countless community organizations to provide much needed services and to enhance quality of life for all. Outlined below are some of the incredible organizations that serve our 1st District and city. I hope you will join your community, to help your community, by attending a meeting or lending a hand. My favorite quote is “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world: indeed it is the only thing that ever has.” ~Margaret Mead
We Rise Above the Streets: an organization committed to delivering high energy messages that encourage people to live up to their full potential by breaking the cycles or homelessness and crime that many face daily.
CNY Blessing Box is organized in Syracuse to help fight hunger. To learn more contact Tai Shaw at (315) 952-SHAW
Interreligious Food Consortium is a grassroots organization and resource that serves Syracuse and Onondaga County. It relies on help from private and faith-based contributors in order to distribute thousands of pounds of food to affiliated emergency food pantries and programs, free of charge.
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