News & Events

Emergency COVID-19: Urgent Request

Dear Friends of York Street Project, I am asking for your help. The COVID-19 virus is causing terrible hardship around the world and York Street Project is no exception. Our ability to feed, shelter, and care for the homeless women, children, and families we serve, as well as our staff, is challenged. We need your… Read more »

September Newsletter

  The Colors Love Each Other YSP super-volunteer, Jack Egan, released his latest book and the proceeds of its sales will benefit our programs. (From the article,“Preschoolers Inborn Wisdom Inspired Former Priest As He Continues Lifelong Mission for Social Justice,” by Margaret Schmidt. The Jersey Journal,, September 26, 2019) Jack’s fourth book is inspired by his… Read more »

May Newsletter

Soulphia is putting our clients on the pathway to success 22 former and current YSP clients are now certified to work for our new Soulphia office at York Street Project. We have recently partnered with the Mayor’s Office of Jersey City and Soulphia to provide certifications to our clients in teaching English as a second… Read more »

March 2019 Newsletter

      Former YSP Client is Making Headlines Who hasn’t heard about the formerly homeless high school student who now has been accepted to 18 colleges?!  When Dylan and his family found themselves without a place to sleep, the York Street Project intervened. After a brief stay with us, we helped Dylan’s family find… Read more »

January 2019 Newsletter

  HAPPY 2019!!! Celebration of Hope is in 5 Weeks Join us as we honor the Denyeau Family with this year’s Sister Kristin Funari Legacy of Hope Award. You can sponsor the event, place a journal ad, donate, or purchase tickets online TODAY! Thank You for the Tremendous Holiday Support! The hundreds of individuals,… Read more »

November 2018 Newsletter

*|MC_PREVIEW_TEXT|* York Street Project Earns Gold Seal from GuideStar York Street Project is in rarefied air! Less than 1% of nonprofits receive Gold Star status from GuideStar, a nationally recognized third-party evaluator of charities. This recognition will make York Street Project’s profile visible on platforms such as: AmazonSmile, Facebook, JustGive, Network for Good and all major U.S.-based donor… Read more »

September 2018 Newsletter

    J. Jill spotlights York Street Project in a National Advertising Campaign York Street Project and J. Jill have a close relationship.  Through the J. Jill Compassion Fund, YSP has received more than $100,000 in operational support of our programs.  In addition, YSP has received tens of thousands of dollars worth of new and… Read more »