ROCKY POINT, N.Y. – On Monday, May 14, 2018, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker was honored at the North Shore Youth Council’s Big Buddy Little Buddy and Volunteer Celebration at Majestic Gardens in Rocky Point. This celebration is held every year to honor and thank those who donate their time and skills to serve the North Shore Youth Council in a variety of ways. In attendence were members of the Big Buddy Little Buddy program, the Junior Counselor program, the Karate Club program, the NSYC Internship program and Youth Advisory Committee. The work of these groups and the NSYC as a whole ensure that children in the community have a safe and open space to learn, grow, gain experience, and make meaningful relationships.
"I would like to thank the North Shore Youth Council and all of its volunteers for providing such amazing services to the children in our community. It is an honor to be able to support and work with such an incredible organization," said Legislator Anker.
North Shore Youth Council is a not-for-profit community-based agency servicing communities on the north shore of Long Island from Mt. Sinai to Shoreham-Wading River. North Shore Youth Council offers comprehensive youth and family services and community education at little or no cost. Its programs are designed to encourage young people to develop the life skills necessary to become responsible, successful adults. For more information, please visit www.nsyc.com.