ASK Randy Zapakin Award at Holiday Lights Parade - Photo Credit Catherine Capasso

Randy Zapakin Community Service Award

Alliance for Safe Kids Honored to Receive The Randy Zapakin Yorktown Community Service Award On December 3rd at the Holiday Electric Lights Parade in Yorktown, the Alliance for Safe Kids (ASK) was the recipient of the fifth annual Randy Zapakin Yorktown Community Service Award. This community service award honors outstanding individuals and community groups who […]


Alliance for Safe Kids Spreads Holiday Cheer

Teen volunteers with the Alliance for Safe Kids (ASK) have created and decorated ornaments to spread holiday cheer to residents at Field Home, an inpatient rehabilitation and skilled nursing center in Cortlandt Manor, NY. ASK volunteers spent Tuesday, November 29th and Tuesday, December 6th, creating snowflake and snowman ornaments during In House Community Service (IHCS) at […]

Alliance for Safe Kids - Stress and Anxiety Relief

10 Quick Text Messages to Show You Care

When your friend is stressed about an exam or just having a rough day, one friendly text can remind them that they are not alone and that someone cares. “Just wanted to let you know I am here if you need to talk.” “Believe in yourself. You will get through this.” “I love you and I am […]

Alliance for Safe Kids Holiday Season Donate Volunteer

It’s the Holiday Season…

At the Alliance for Safe Kids, we depend on devoted volunteers and donors to fulfill our mission and make possible our work in preventing destructive behaviors for our youth. Every member of ASK is important and we will work hard to tell you just how meaningful your support is to our community. We invite you to […]

Alliance for Safe Kids Volz Auto December 2016 Vote

Vote Daily in December!

The Volz Auto Group has decided to extend their giving back season throughout the year. And Great News is YOU get to choose from local charities… and for the month of December, the Alliance for Safe Kids is in the running for the grand prize of $1,500! Vote daily, through the month of December and […]

104 Middle School Students Attend Teen Night

On Friday, November 18th, the Alliance for Safe Kids (ASK) hosted a Teen Night Music and Sports Party for 6th-8th grade students. 104 middle school students came together to celebrate in a fun, safe and substance-free environment at Club Fit Jefferson Valley. Activities included basketball contests, dancing, games, and de-stress workshops taught by students from […]

Alliance for Safe Kids - Giving Tuesday

Save the Date: November 29, 2016

Alliance for Safe Kids (ASK) has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. ASK joined #GivingTuesday in an effort to raise funds and continue local programming that promotes awareness and prevention of substance use/abuse and other destructive […]

Great American Smokeout – Tobacco Prevention

Tobacco Prevention in Westchester Even though the number of younger Americans who smoke cigarettes has been going down since the late 1990s, tobacco use continues to be an issue. According to the 2012 Surgeon General’s Report, very few people start smoking after age 25; in fact, nearly 9 out of 10 adult smokers had their first […]