Victims of Violence Marks Silver Anniversary

(Oneida) This year the Victims of Violence Program celebrates 25 years of service in Madison County to victims of crime and their families. The inception of the program in 1988 began with the coordination of a group of 30 trained and certified volunteers who shared a vision of offering hope, support and assistance to individuals […]

Victims of Violence Announces Basket Raffle Winner

Liberty Resources

(Madison County, NY – Nov. 2012) We have a winner! Chris Stepanski from the Madison County Department of Social Services Child Support Unit was the winner of the Domestic Violence Awareness Month Basket Raffle distributed throughout Madison County.

The Victims of Violence Program would like to thank the many generous businesses for their […]

Girls go Back to School in Style

From left, Faith Redmond (Chittenango), Ashley Darling (Chittenango), Brittany LaShure (Oneida), Katrina Cook (Oneida), Hannah Smith (Canastota) and Carol Kolodzizjski (Mentor Chittenango) take a first time ride in a limo, as a final treat at the end of the night.

(Oneida, NY – Aug. 2012) This Aug. 30 in Oneida, 25 young ladies from the […]

Non-Profit Consortium Growing

(Oneida, NY – June 2012) The Oneida Area Non-Profit Consortium recently celebrated its two year anniversary in April. The Consortium was originally created by Hank Leo, CEO of the YMCA of the Greater Tri-Valley and President of the Greater Oneida Chamber of Commerce, to get non-profits in the Oneida and surrounding communities together to talk […]

Fair Youth Tent a Success Thanks to Many

To the Editor:

(July 2011) The Madison County Youth Bureau would like to thank the many organizations and individuals who made the Youth Tent at the Madison County Fair on July 9 a success. Staff and volunteers from a number of organizations worked throughout the day to offer free, interactive activities for children and youth […]

RSVP Holds Annual Recognition Banquet


Pictured are the RSVP 2011 award winners; from left are Marianne Simberg, Yvonne Alexander, Barbara Cukierski, Leland Fanning, Harold Mellen, Barbara Schwitter and Bruce Burke. Not pictured is Joan DiChristina.

More than 200 Volunteers and Friends Attend

(Madison County, NY – 2011) RSVP celebrated recently by honoring the President’s Volunteer Service Award winners. The […]

Girl Scout Troop Donates Cookies to Victims of Violence


(Oneida, NY – April 2011) Hailey Mahady, Kassidy James, Mariah Joslyn, and Julia Draves, from Girl Scout Junior Troop 20128 in Oneida recently donated cookies to the Victims of Violence program at Liberty Resources.

The girls collected cookies as part of the Gift of Caring program. The Gift of Caring program allows girls […]