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Viscardi Alumni Hockey Night
July 1, 2016

6:30 - 9:00 p.m.

The Viscardi Center

Disability Pride Parade - Walk or Roll - July 10, 2016
Disability Pride Parade
July 10, 2016

11:00 am

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2016 PROSPER Graduates

PROSPER Improves Outlook for “At-Risk” Students

June 16, 2016

Thirty-six high school juniors and seniors were honored for completing the PROSPER attendance-retention program at The Viscardi Center.

Student poses with faculty member at this year's Senior Awards Ceremony.

HVS Senior Awards Recognize Outstanding Students

June 9, 2016

Graduating seniors were honored for their academic, social, and extracurricular achievements during a special ceremony.

Students pose with their National Honor Society Banner awards.

HVS Establishes National Honor Society Chapter

June 8, 2016

The new chapter inducted seven high school students who have demonstrated excellence in scholarship, leadership, service, and character throughout the year.

Dr. Viscardi at his desk

Nominations Open for Henry Viscardi Achievement Awards

June 1, 2016

The awards honor leaders with disabilities who, through the example of their professional accomplishments and advocacy efforts, are inspiring change.

Bryant Gumbel and Eli Manning with students

The Viscardi Center Hosts Milestone Fundraiser

May 24, 2016

Eli Manning and Bryant Gumbel were among the special guests at the 50th Annual Celebrity Sports Night, which broke previous fundraising records.

Aging Workers, a woman and two men behind her. Photo Source: http://workplaceinsight.net/

NBDC Online Workshop

April 28, 2016

The National Business & Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center is pleased to announce that it is hosting an online workshop on aging in the workplace.

Chilina Kennedy and two students from Henry Viscardi School.

All was ‘Beautiful’ at Reach for a Star Luncheon

April 15, 2016

Chilina Kennedy, lead in the Broadway hit Beautiful: The Carol King Musical, performed at the 34th annual Reach for Star Luncheon, which raised funds to support extracurricular programs at the Henry Viscardi School.

A smiling young male student holds a stack of cash during a field trip to The First National Bank of Long Island

Students Tour The First National Bank of LI

April 13, 2016

Money talks! Students from the Henry Viscardi School paid a visit to the Roslyn Heights branch to learn some valuable financial skills.

50th Annual Celebrity Sports Night - Hosted by Ralph & Lucy Pallechi Family Foundation - May 19, 2016

Big Stars to Headline 50th Annual Celebrity Sports Night

March 30, 2016

NY Giants quarterback, Eli Manning, and HBO’s “Real Sports” host, Bryant Gumbel, will join other sports legends at fundraiser for children and adults with disabilities.

A student participates in the White House Easter Egg Roll

Viscardi Students Attend White House Easter Egg Roll

March 30, 2016

A small group of students and parents from the Henry Viscardi School were invited to Washington, D.C., to participate in the long-held spring tradition.

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