Oswego Elks Lodge #271 recently presented a donation of $1,700 to Oswego County Opportunities in support of the agency’s Services to Aid Families Program. SAF, Oswego County’s domestic violence and rape crisis program, provided support and advocacy for 600 victims and survivors in 2017.
Led by Oswego County Opportunities and the Center for Career and Community Education, new program Support, Collaboration, Opportunities, Resources, Education/Employment Oswego County will combat regional poverty and help people access educational and career pathways.
Painter and multi-media artist Sandy Clift is being featured as Artist of the Month for August at the Riverside Artisans Cooperative. Her work has been accepted in many local and regional, as well as national shows.
Friday, August 17, is the first of three dates that Oswego Pop Warner Youth Football and Cheer will be collecting food donations to help support the Oswego Chapter of Blessings in a Backpack.
AmeriCorps member Emily Oldenburg recently delivered more than 500 diapers, along with baby wipes, diaper cream and powder to the nursing staff at the Oswego County Health Department.
Any residents of the Oswego area that would like to make their food dollars go farther may order September Food Sense packages until noon on September 14.
Ahmanee Simmons, Nyezee Goe and Ahmed (Rakim) Yousuf joined six other SUNY Oswego students this summer working in — and expressing their appreciation for — professional internships in the Synergy Leadership Training Program operated by the nonprofit Mercy Works.
The Oswego County Health Department offers a variety of services to all residents of Oswego County, including preventive health services, certified hospice, and a maternal and child health program.
Congratulations to the Cazenovia College Class of 2018!
The rally allowed the teens to educate the community about what they say is deceitful marketing by the tobacco industry. The interactive visual displays allowed teens to show the appeal to youth to become replacement smokers by the Tobacco Industry.