MY SISTERS PLACEINC
THREE BARKER AVENUE, WHITE PLAINS, NY 10601 www.mspny.org

Total Revenue
$6,398,322
Total Expenses
$6,325,440
Net Assets
$2,368,496

Organizations Filed Purposes: MY SISTERS' PLACE STRIVES TO END DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND HUMAN TRAFFICKING THROUGH COMPREHENSIVE SERVICES, ADVOCACY, AND COMMUNITY EDUCATION.

MY SISTERS' PLACE OFFERS NON-RESIDENTIAL SERVICES TO VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND HUMAN TRAFFICKING AND THEIR DEPENDENT CHILDREN. NON-RESIDENTIAL SERVICES INCLUDE INDIVIDUAL AND GROUP COUNSELING FOR ADULTS AND CHILDREN, AS WELL AS CHILD CARE. THROUGH NON-JUDGMENTAL SUPPORTIVE SERVICES, WE AIM TO CREATE A SAFE ENVIRONMENT WHERE WE CAN HELP OUR CLIENTS EMPOWER THEMSELVES TO MAKE HEALTHY CHOICES THAT WILL BENEFIT THE EMOTIONAL AND PHYSICAL WELL-BEING OF THEMSELVES AND THEIR CHILDREN. WE STRIVE TO HELP CLIENTS IDENTIFY THE RED FLAGS OF ABUSE, INCREASE SELF-ESTEEM, AND PROVIDE RELEVANT RESOURCES AND OPTIONS. WE ALSO CONDUCT ONGOING PERSONALIZED SAFETY PLANNING WITH EACH CLIENT WHO ENGAGES IN OUR SERVICES. FROM JULY 1, 2018- JUNE 30, 2019, OUR ADULT COUNSELING PROGRAM SERVED 409 ADULT CLIENTS AND PROVIDED 1,545 INDIVIDUAL COUNSELING SESSIONS TO ADULT VICTIMS. OUR CHILDREN'S COUNSELING PROGRAM SERVED 114 CHILDREN AND PROVIDED 298 INDIVIDUAL COUNSELING SESSIONS TO CHILDREN. THROUGH OUR COLLABORATION WITH CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES, WE PROVIDED COUNSELING AND ADVOCACY TO 685 CAREGIVERS WHO CARE FOR 1,295 CHILDREN. OUR THERAPEUTIC CHILD CARE PROGRAM SERVED 118 CHILDREN, WHICH ALLOWED CAREGIVERS TO ATTEND THEIR COUNSELING, LEGAL AND OTHER APPOINTMENTS. OUR "ROBBIE'S ROOM" THERAPEUTIC SUPPORT GROUP FOR CHILDREN HAD 111 CHILD GROUP CONTACTS AND 27 ADULT GROUP CONTACTS.

MY SISTERS' PLACE OFFERS EMERGENCY RESIDENTIAL SERVICES TO VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND HUMAN TRAFFICKING AND THEIR DEPENDENT CHILDREN, PROVIDING TEMPORARY HOUSING AND ADVOCACY ON THEIR BEHALF. DURING THE FISCAL YEAR ENDED JUNE 30, 2019, OUR SHELTER PROVIDED 7,188 BEDNIGHTS TO 68 ADULTS AND 43 CHILDREN. OUR 24-HOUR CRISIS HOTLINE, WHERE VICTIMS CAN RECEIVE EMOTIONAL SUPPORT, INFORMATION, REFERRALS, AND ACCESS TO SHELTER SERVICES, RESPONDED TO 2,501 CALLS DURING THE FISCAL YEAR. RESIDENTIAL COUNSELORS PROVIDED SUPPORTIVE COUNSELING AND CREATIVE ACTIVITIES TO FAMILIES IN MSP'S RESIDENTIAL SHELTER THROUGH 7,195 INDIVIDUAL COUNSELING SESSIONS AND FACILITATED 44 THERAPEUTIC SUPPORT GROUP CONTACTS WITH ADULT AND CHILD RESIDENTS DURING THE YEAR.

MY SISTERS' PLACE'S CENTER FOR LEGAL SERVICES ("CLS") OFFERS FREE LEGAL ASSISTANCE IN THE AREAS OF FAMILY LAW AND IMMIGRATION LAW TO VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND HUMAN TRAFFICKING AND THEIR DEPENDENT CHILDREN. LEGAL SERVICES INCLUDE DIRECT REPRESENTATION OF CLIENTS IN COURT, LEGAL ADVICE AND COUNSEL, AND ADMINISTRATIVE ADVOCACY, WITH THE GOAL OF KEEPING BOTH CLIENTS AND THEIR CHILDREN SAFE. OUR FAMILY LAW ATTORNEYS AND ADVOCATES PROVIDED DIRECT LEGAL ADVOCACY AND/OR REPRESENTATION TO 673 VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND THEIR CHILDREN DURING THE FISCAL YEAR. OUR IMMIGRATION TEAM PROVIDES LEGAL SERVICES TO UNDOCUMENTED VICTIMS BY ADVOCATING FOR AND SECURING THEIR LEGAL STATUS IN THE UNITED STATES. OUR IMMIGRATION AND HUMAN TRAFFICKING ATTORNEYS AND ADVOCATES PROVIDED DIRECT LEGAL ADVOCACY AND OR REPRESENTATION TO 477 VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND HUMAN TRAFFICKING DURING THE FISCAL YEAR. CLS STAFF ALSO CONDUCTED NUMEROUS TRAININGS ON A VARIETY OF LEGAL TOPICS FOR AUDIENCES INCLUDING JUDGES, LAWYERS, LAW STUDENTS, COMMUNITY-BASED ORGANIZATIONS AND OTHERS. CLS ATTORNEYS ALSO TRAIN AND MENTOR PRO BONO ATTORNEYS FROM LAW FIRMS AND CORPORATIONS, WHO SUPPLEMENT THE WORK OF CLS STAFF.

Executives Listed on Filing

Total Salary includes financial earnings, benefits, and all related organization earnings listed on tax filing

NameTitleHours Per WeekTotal Salary
Karen Cheeks-LomaxCHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER40$185,859
Betsy EllisonCHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER24$119,377
Cheryl GreenbergCHIEF DEVELOPMENT OFFICER40$108,489
Liliana YanezMANAGING DIRECTOR LEGAL CENTER22$106,350
Donna V Ruskin Thru 1018DIRECTOR1$0
Jessica Casucci Thru 619DIRECTOR1$0
Andy Cadel Thru 619DIRECTOR1$0
Denise Durham WilliamsDIRECTOR1$0
Hilary TuohyDIRECTOR1$0
Patricia MooresDIRECTOR1$0
Mimi RocahDIRECTOR1$0
Paula RandolphDIRECTOR1$0
Aimee BernsteinDIRECTOR1$0
Lisa OlneyDIRECTOR1$0
Terri SimonDIRECTOR1$0
Josue SanchezDIRECTOR1$0
Paul HoodDIRECTOR1$0
Robert GheewallaDIRECTOR1$0
Rebecca EisenbergDIRECTOR1$0
Evan CohenDIRECTOR1$0
Barbara RahoTREASURER2$0
Suzanne SeidenSECRETARY2$0
Leslye KatzVICE CHAIR2$0
Linda PurvisCO-CHAIR4$0
Thomas C RiceCO-CHAIR4$0

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