The New York Charities Directory

The New York Charities Directory

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ...services are free to the poor, materials at cost. Daily except Sundays and holidays, from 9 A. M. to 4.30 p. M.; Saturdays, 9 A. M. to 12 M. New York Colored Mission (org. 1865, incorp. 1871), 225 West 30th St., N.Y.C. For the religious, moral, and social elevation of the colored people. Supported by receipts from Employment Office and by voluntary contribuions. It maintains: An Employment Office, open daily from 9 A. M. to 4 P.m., Saturdays, 9 A. M. to 12 M., for furnishing respectable colored persons with situations. A Day Nursery. Capacity, 25. Children's Happy Hour every week-day afternoon. A Missionary visits the sick and poor, cares for waifs, and gives relief in food and clothing in cases of necessity. Sewing Classes for girls are held every Tuesday during the winter. Boys' Clubs and Classes in industries, housekeeping, cooking and temperance. Officers: J. L. Barton, M.D., Pres., 117 East 61st St.; Benjamin H. Doane, Treas., 27 Madison Ave.; Miss Jane Barrington, Sec, 212 East 35th St.; Miss Elizabeth Peffer, Resident. New York Conference on Hospital Social Service (est. 1912). To stimulate the growth of Hospital Social Service in hospitals and dispensaries in which it now exists; to encourage the installation of Hospital Social Service in hospitals and dispensaries in which it is now absent; to standardize Hospital Social Service Work; to provide a Forum in which the problems of Hospital Social Service can be discussed and defined. Supported by voluntary contributions. Officers: Alexander Lambert, M.D., Pres.; A. Sidney Goldstein, Treas.; Dr. E. G. Stillman, Sec, 17 East 72nd St., N.Y.C. New York Congestion Committee, The (incorp. 1906), Room 506, 320 Broadway, New York. The Committee has made investigations of congestion and methods of...show more

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  • Paperback | 274 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 15mm | 494g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236491815
  • 9781236491817