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Lawmakers and advocates, including Goddard Riverside Deputy Executive Director Susan Matloff-Nieves, look on as Governor Kathy Hochul signs the bill (Photo: Office of the Governor) 

National, Local News Covers Gov. Hochul’s Visit

News outlets including the Associated Press and CNN covered Gov. Kathy Hochul’s bill-signing at our Lincoln Square Neighborhood Center. While most national and local coverage omitted the location, some mentioned us, including Rochester First and WSYR in Syracuse. Hyperlocal outlet The West Side Rag wrote a story mentioning our “century-long history of providing social services […]

A silver and royal blue badge reading 2021 Empire BlueCross BlueShield Whole Health Heroes Honoree

Goddard Riverside, Isaacs Center Leaders Honored as Whole Health Heroes

Award highlights leadership of Roderick Jones and Gregory Morris during the pandemic Empire BlueCross BlueShield and Crain’s New York Business have honored Roderick Jones and Gregory J. Morris , executive directors of Goddard Riverside and the Stanley M. Isaacs Neighborhood Center, as 2021 Whole Health Heroes. Morris and Jones were listed as a team in recognition […]

Screenshot of a man in a snowy landscape standing next to a car and handing another man a paper bag presumably containing food

NY1 Turns to Us for Input on Food Stamp Policy

Nick Reisman spoke with Greg Morris, executive director of our strategic partner, the Isaacs Center, about the state’s new program to allow SNAP recipients to use their benefits at restaurants.

I Love the UWS Covers our Re-Imagined Gala

In this COVID year, holding our usual crowded indoor Gala was not an option. The I Love the Upper West Side blog wrote about our digital gala and speaker series.