Friday 8/13/21 12pm-8pm Village Youth Market!

Village Market is back! Come see us TODAY, 12pm to 8pm, at the Community Arts Partnership of Tompkins County Artist’s Market located at Ithaca Farmers Market! We have youth-made shea butter, cleaning spray, after bite, jewelry, and limited edition tie-dyed Village t-shirts! Plus, a special appearance by amazing Village Program Assistant Ashantia Abdur and herContinue reading “Friday 8/13/21 12pm-8pm Village Youth Market!”

Saturday 7/17/21 12pm-8pm Mutual Aid Block Party!

We are so excited to be supporting Mutual Aid Tompkins with this event tomorrow at Stewart Park! Stop by for free carousel rides thanks to our partnership with K-HOUSE Karaoke Lounge & Suites, a puppet show by Lilypad Puppet Theatre, and free ice cream from Sweet Melissa’s Ice Cream scooped by Village kids. Also atContinue reading “Saturday 7/17/21 12pm-8pm Mutual Aid Block Party!”

October Village Market on Monday 10/12 at 3pm

Our Village Market was back by popular demand! Hosted by our youth employees, the Market featured returning products, such as delicious edible treats and face masks, as well as new sections like our thrift boutique section! All proceeds benefit the Village at Ithaca Youth Employment Program.  We also tried something new to great success! WeContinue reading “October Village Market on Monday 10/12 at 3pm”

10/17/2020 The Sophie Fund Hosts its 5th Annual Ithaca Cupcake Baking Contest

We were so honored to be chosen as this year’s beneficiary of The Sophie Fund’s 5th Annual (Virtual) Cupcake Contest Fundraiser! This year, they were kind enough to donate the funds raised from their Cupcake Button campaign to us to encourage mental wellbeing for our youngest community members. By the time their GoFundMe fundraiser woundContinue reading “10/17/2020 The Sophie Fund Hosts its 5th Annual Ithaca Cupcake Baking Contest”

9/8/20 Youth Workshops for Success: Q&A with Social Worker Steven G.

Do you like helping people? Are you a good listener? You might be interested in a career in social work! Join us for a special Q&A with local social worker Steven Guevara.   Steven wasn’t always a social worker – he worked at Dunkin Donuts, Target and a variety of other jobs before earning hisContinue reading “9/8/20 Youth Workshops for Success: Q&A with Social Worker Steven G.”