Archives for April 2014

Alexandra Alger (with artist Erik Parker in photo) was profiled in the Wall Street Journal for her support of the Family Dynamics after-school art program and fundraiser!

See article.

WSJ Donor of the Day: Alexandra Alger Boosts Arts in Family Dynamics Program

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In Brooklyn, Putting Arts in Mix When School Ends

Donor of the Day: Alexandra Alger Boosts Visual Arts in the Family Dynamics After-School Program

By MELANIE GRAYCE WEST

April 27, 2014 9:31 p.m. ET


Alexandra AlgerEverything good about an arts education for children—fueling personal expression, improving cognitive development and having fun—is what Alexandra Alger wanted for her own children.

Turns out, she also wanted it for children living just a few miles from her in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn.

About six years ago, a friend encouraged Ms. Alger to check out the after-school programming provided by Family Dynamics, an initiative of the SCO Family of Services, a Brooklyn-based organization that provides a variety of social and occupational services to help some of Brooklyn’s neediest people. [Read more…]

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Yellow skies, magenta water, a pine tree…and books. Brooklyn artist Eric Parker created “New Knowledge” to be auctioned off April 28th at the Family Dynamics Art Auction in NYC.

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SCO Family of Services Celebrates National Volunteer Week

National Volunteer Week 2014

SCO Family of Services, one of New York City and Long Island’s leading nonprofit human service agencies, is celebrating National Volunteer Week (April 6 to April 12, 2014) by recognizing our outstanding volunteers. [Read more…]

Our Family Dynamics after-school program was on News 12!

Kids Visit Artist’s Studio in Williamsburg

http://brooklyn.news12.com/multimedia/kids-visit-artist-s-studio-in-williamsburg-1.7597649

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