Seton News

  • Kentucky Derby Celebration: A Silks & Irons Soiree (2/19/2017) - 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 (10/27/2016) - 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 (10/26/2016) - 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 (10/24/2016) - 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 (10/14/2016) - 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 (8/5/2016) - 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 (8/1/2016) - 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 […]
  • Seton in the News, #ThrowbackThursday 2006: (7/28/2016) - Van patrol from Seton House goes looking for young people in need THIS LATE Wednesday afternoon, the van roamed East Ocean View Avenue in Norfolk – past half-million-dollar houses, snow-white picket fences – and made a right onto the shaded bay streets. It slowed near a park, the driver barely glancing at the four boys […]
  • Seton in the News: July 17, 2016 Zumbathon fundraiser helps at-risk youth purchase school supplies (7/17/2016) -   VIRGINIA BEACH Over 40 people danced and sweated their hearts out Sunday to raise money for children who need school supplies. The Virginia Beach Jaycees, a leadership training organization for adults ages 18 to 40, sponsored the first Zumbathon at the Inlet Fitness gym as a fundraiser for the Seton Youth Shelters Mentoring Children […]
  • Seton in the News, June 15, 2016: Children of the Penal System Learn Hope on the Dance Floor (6/15/2016) - 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 […]