Author Archives: Melissa Ramsey

FA-LA-LA FABULOUS FASHIONS, FOOD AND HOLIDAY FINDS APLENTY AT SETON YOUTH SHELTERS 23RD ANNUAL FASHION SHOW LUNCHEON & FUNDRAISER

Seton Youth Shelters Holds “Through the Looking Glass: Home for the Holidays” Annual Fashion Show & Luncheon, at Princess Anne Country Club on November 16th   Virginia Beach, VA — On November 16th, 2017, Seton Youth Shelters will present its 23rd Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon to take you “Through the Looking Glass: Home for the Holidays,” held at the […]

Seton Youth Shelters Presents Scholarships and Board of Directors at 2017 Annual Meeting

August 25th, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Melissa Ramsey Public Relations Specialist 757.963.5795 x 103 mramsey@setonyouthshelters.org SETON YOUTH SHELTERS ANNOUNCES BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS Seton Youth Shelters Presents Scholarships and Board of Directors at 2017 Annual Meeting Virginia Beach, VA — During its July 25th, 2017 Annual Meeting of the Board of Directors, […]

Seton Youth Shelters Receives Much Needed Funding for Programs and Outreach

August 7th, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Melissa Ramsey Public Relations Specialist 757.963.5795 x 103 mramsey@setonyouthshelters.org SETON YOUTH SHELTERS RECEIVES GRANT FROM MILLION DOLLAR ROUND TABLE FOUNDATION Seton Youth Shelters Receives Much Needed Funding for Programs and Outreach Virginia Beach, VA—The MDRT Foundation awarded a USD $5,000 grant to Seton Youth Shelters for shelters, van-based […]

Kentucky Derby Celebration: A Silks & Irons Soiree

Raise your glass and spend an exciting and elegant evening celebrating the 142nd running of the Kentucky Derby on May 6, 2017, all the while knowing that you are helping Seton Youth Shelters fulfill its mission of providing a safe haven, counseling and outreach services, 24 hours a day, without charge, to assist youth in […]

Seton in the News Oct. 27, 2016: Nonprofit for helping at-risk youth faced with big funding loss

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – A nonprofit organization that assists thousands of at-risk youth in our region each year now needs assistance of its own. “We got some devastating news a few days into the month,” said Jennifer Sieracki, Executive Director of Seton Youth Shelters. “We need a hero.” The organization discovered it did not […]

Seton in the News Oct. 26, 2016: Local street outreach program for teens loses $200,000 in federal funding

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – A local organization that delivers critical help to teens in crisis throughout Hampton Roads is losing $200,00 in federal funding this year. Executive Director of Seton Youth Shelters, Jennifer Sieracki, made the announcement this week. The cuts directly impact the  Street Outreach Program (SOP), which includes vans, with a two-person team of […]

News Release: SETON YOUTH SHELTERS LOSES $200,000 in 2016 FEDERAL GRANT FUNDING

For Immediate Release: October 24, 2016 Contact: – Jennifer Sieracki, Executive Director 757.963.5795 x 105 jsieracki@setonyouthshelters.org   SETON YOUTH SHELTERS LOSES $200,000 in 2016 FEDERAL GRANT FUNDING Funding Cuts Impact Organization’s Critical Street Outreach Program for Teens   Virginia Beach, Virginia—Seton Youth Shelters has received notification of severe federal funding cuts—effective this October 1—totaling $200,000 […]

SETON YOUTH SHELTERS AWARDED $25,000 BY THE WALMART FOUNDATION

For Immediate Release: October 14, 2016 Contact: – Jennifer Sieracki, Executive Director 757.963.5795 x 105 jsieracki@setonyouthshelters.org     SETON YOUTH SHELTERS AWARDED $25,000 BY THE WALMART FOUNDATION Virginia Beach, Virginia—The Walmart Foundation State Giving Program awarded a $25,000 grant to Seton Youth Shelters to continue its goal of Changing Lives, Building Futures. Seton Youth Shelters […]

News Release: SETON YOUTH SHELTERS ANNOUNCES 2016-2018 OFFICERS OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS AT ANNUAL MEETING

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  August 5, 2016 SETON YOUTH SHELTERS ANNOUNCES 2016-2018 OFFICERS OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS AT ANNUAL MEETING   Virginia Beach, Virginia—Seton Youth Shelters announced the 2016-2018 installation of Officers of its Board of Directors at the organization’s July 26, 2016 annual meeting, officials reported today. Officers for the 2016-2018 term are: President, […]

Thrift Store USA is recycling items and energy thanks to solar panels

NORFOLK, Va. – Thrift Store USA is recycling items and giving them a second chance in a new home. Now, the store itself is recycling energy. The 130-kilowatt system perched atop the Norfolk store generates enough power for at least 10 homes. “It’s the largest privately owned system in Hampton Roads,” said Chad Wilkins with […]