Recent Events

  • Leake & Watts held our 2017 Spring Benefit April 26 as we tasted the local, fresh fare of the acclaimed chef Tom Colicchio's Flatiron mainstay, Craftbar.

  • JOIN US as the Soundview Family Resource Center hosts a Holiday Festival, a FREE family activity, on December 10 from 11 AM to 1 PM with arts & crafts, story time, music, toys, treats and more!

  • Join Leake & Watts in making the holidays happy for the more than 3,000 area children and teens in need we support all year!

  • Leake & Watts honored Joyce Coppin Mondesire at our 2016 Annual Awards Gala

  • Join Leake & Watts for our 2016 Spring Benefit as we taste the modern takes on American classis offeren the Upper West Side's newest neighborhood hangout, The Milling Room.

  • This fashion show extravaganza April 9 features youth from our Fashion Club wearing the latest designs and accessories from Banana Republic and other designers.  
  • One of our favorite ways to kick off the spring season is by hosting Multicultural Day Open Houses at each of our early childhood programs.  This March, the Leake & Watts Ames Center and Head Start Programs were alive with color and excitement at their annual Multicultural Day Open Houses!

  • Every Thursday night, a group of student volunteers from New York Medical College (NYMC) in Valhalla take a break from their studies and visit their neighbors, the teens at Leake & Watts Woodfield Cottage Secure Detention. Dedicated to giving back to others, the NYMC students understand...