Category Archives: Grantee

Family Fun with Alvin Ailey Kids at P.S. 234Q

Recently, Elmezzi staff had the opportunity to attend a wonderful “culminating performance” as part of the Alvin Ailey Dance Residency at a local elementary school, P.S. 234Q. The performance included over 100 third graders at the school, who were dressed in brightly colored African clothing and bubbling over with excitement to show off their recently… Read more

Nonprofits Team Up to Make a Big Splash for Long Island Children’s Hospital

On Thursday, March 19 The Elmezzi Foundation, in collaboration with Splashes of Hope and Extraordinary People In Care (EPIC) Long Island, helped to unveil the vibrant murals that now lighten up the walls of the South Shore Child Guidance Center. EPIC elaborates in their press release: “It began with a phone call to EPIC LI’s… Read more

Queens Community House Announces New Executive Director

Congratulations to Queens Community House on the selection of their newest Executive Director, Ben Thomases. “Thomases is currently Executive Vice President for Programs at Seedco, a national nonprofit organization that advances economic opportunity for people, businesses and communities in need. In this role, he has overseen all of Seedco’s programs, including Navigator programs in 4 states… Read more