Category Archives: Donations

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, […]

Seton in the News, June 15, 2016: Children of the Penal System Learn Hope on the Dance Floor

Despite the smiling invitations from the teacher to join in, one little girl in the corner of the bright, aqua-painted studio refused to dance. Instead, she hid behind her mentor, occasionally peeking out at the others as they played. A cool autumn breeze blew in through the open studio door. It was the first day […]

Seton in the News, May 5, 2016: A Day at The Races In Virginia Beach

This Saturday evening at Back Bay Farms, don your most “Derby-Fabulous” attire, raise your mint julep and spend an exciting and elegant evening celebrating the Kentucky Derby, at Seton Youth Shelters’ Kentucky Derby Celebration: A Silks & Irons Soiree. Watch the real-time running of the 142nd Kentucky Derby and cheer on your favorite horse. Experience […]

Nearly 1,000 volunteers to pack 16,000 pounds of Thanksgiving food

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) – Over 900 volunteers will be packing nonperishable food for 14 non-profits, including homeless and domestic abuse shelters, the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Virginia Peninsula Foodbank on Saturday. Non-profits benefiting this year include: Seton Youth Shelters, Barrett Haven, ForKids, The Genieve Shelter, H.E.R. Shelter, Hope House Foundation, Judeo-Christian Outreach Center, NATASHA […]