Upcoming Events

Backpack Campaign 2021

For children in foster care, the situation is even more strenuous. Not only are they faced with constantly readapting to and re-entering a social environment, their fear of not fitting in or being excluded is very real and another burden these young children should not have to carry. For them, the first day of school brings not excitement but worry. The lack of proper supplies, like a torn and battered backpack, only adds to the stress suffered by children born into an unstable family environment. School should be a place where the children feel welcomed, cared for, and hopeful.

We are asking you to help the children in our care as they prepare for the new school year. A $25 donation will provide a child a brand new backpack they can proudly wear into school, filled with an assortment of new school supplies.

While we know a backpack won’t remedy the complex issues they face, we know that it will surely brighten their first days of school, and assist in removing a barrier that will bring them one step closer to the road to success.


CMCS 14th Annual Golf Outing

Join us at the Leewood Golf Club on Monday, September 13th for a day filled with sportsmanship, good food and better company!

Participate in our Annual Golf Outing to:

  • - Raise awareness of our programs and services
  • - Provide early education initiatives to children by giving them the tools that can change the path to their future
  • - Ensure our children and families in foster care have the critical resources they need
  • - Provide much needed resources for our adults with developmental disabilities

Click here to register for our golf outing

If you are unable to attend and still wish to support our children, families and adults with developmental disabilities in our care, please consider:

Becoming an event sponsor - click here to learn about more opportunities
Making a donation by texting "cmcsgolf" to "50155" or completing the form here

If you would like to purchase an event program ad, please contact
Kerry Gutekunst at kgutekunst@cmcs.org

Leewood Golf Club
1 Leewood Drive
Eastchester, NY 10707