Happenings

    The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie is actively involved in the local community, as well as with State and Federal agencies. Each year we host an education conference, our Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert and our Run for Home 5K. These events are open to the public. Additionally, we host several on campus events for the children and youth in our care.

    Support Ivy’s Fund on May 20

    Ace, Elvis, and Marshall want to let you know that on May 20, 2020, the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie will participate in the 5th annual Hudson Valley Gives Day! Please save the date. What is Hudson Valley Gives? Hudson Valley Gives is a day of giving fueled by passion, collaboration and the power of social…

    Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert Postponed till October 15, 2020

      A Note from Walter Joseph, Children’s Home Executive Director Dear Children’s Home Friends, Given the growing concerns around the safety of our community due to the Coronavirus (COVID 19), the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie has made the decision to postpone our April 3, 2020 Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert. The safety of our children,…

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    Career Fair – February 26

    Children’s Home Career Fair Wednesday, February 26, 2020 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie – West Campus 2080 Route 9W  |  West Park, NY 12493 Click here for all the details and to register! *Please bring resume and/or application, references and photo ID. Minimum Requirements: At least 21 years of age. High…

    Children’s Home to Host Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert on April 3

    Broadway Stars to Perform POUGHKEEPSIE, NY – On April 3, 2020, the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie will host their 8th annual Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert. This year’s event will be held at The Grandview, in Poughkeepsie, NY from 6 – 9 pm. This wonderful evening begins with a cocktail party featuring delicious hors d’oeuvres…

    8th annual Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert

    Join the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie at our 8th annual Open Your Heart Cocktail Concert Thursday, October 15, 2020  |  6:00 pm – 9:00 pm The Grandview  |  Poughkeepsie, NY This wonderful evening begins with a cocktail party featuring delicious hors d’oeuvres and an open bar. The evening continues with a musical performance, seated dessert…

    Family Harvest Fest to Benefit Children’s Home

    Join the Poughkeepsie Galleria, in partnership with BG Entertainment for the first ever fall Family Harvest Fest! Bring the whole family out for a day of fun with arts & crafts, face painting, music, giveaways & more! All proceeds benefiting the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie. Poughkeepsie Galleria 2001 South Road | Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 Outer…

    Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie Appoints New Board Members and Officers

    Poughkeepsie, NY – The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie announced six new board members and a new executive committee for the 2019-2020 term. The Board of Directors is comprised of generous community members who have been selected for their knowledge, expertise and commitment to our mission. The six newly elected board members are: Mary Lou Davis…

    Children’s Home Baseball Fundraiser

    Join us on August 24, 2019 at Dutchess Stadium to see the Hudson Valley Renegades take on the Tri City Valley Cats and support the Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie at our Baseball Fundraiser! Purchase tickets through the link below and get a Valley Reserved ticket AND a Renegades group cap for only $12! With every…