Paramus, NJ) October 2, 2013 – The playground at Turrell Child Care & Early Learning Center, a program of Children’s Aid and Family Services, was recently renovated, and the children are thrilled. Ronald McDonald House Charities New York Tri-State Area and Ronald McDonald House Charities Global recently awarded $10,000 to Children’s Aid and Family Services, which was used for the renovation. The Turrell Center serves children ages 8 weeks through kindergarten, and provides scholarship assistance to nearly half of the families whose children attend.

About Ronald McDonald House New York Tri-State Area

Ronald McDonald House Charities New York Tri-State Area (RMHC NYTSA) is working to improve the lives of children and their families in our communities by creating and supporting programs that directly impact the health and well-being of children in the areas of health, education, the arts, civic and social issues. Since 1992, RMHC NYTSA has provided more than $10 million to local non-profit organizations whose programs improve the wellbeing of children and their families. For further information on Ronald McDonald House Charities-NYTSA, visit www.rmhcnytristate.org.

About Children’s Aid and Family Services

Children’s Aid and Family Services is one of the leading nonprofit human services organizations serving northern New Jersey. The agency is fully accredited and has served the community for more than 110 years. Its mission is to preserve, protect and, when needed, provide families. Motivated by compassion for vulnerable children, young adults, frail elderly and their families, it provides high-quality and innovative services that meet their social, educational and emotional needs. For more information on Children’s Aid and Family Services, call 201.261.2800 or visit www.cafsnj.org.

 

 

For more information:
Sheila Riccardi (201) 261-2800 sriccardi@cafsnj.org

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