Why We (and Amazon) Smile

Amazon is celebrating its #1 ranking in customer satisfaction by the ACSI! Today, March 16, Amazon will donate 5% (10 times the usual donation rate) of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Share the Project Inc. Get started at smile.amazon.com/ch/01-0944154. Today, your support goes 10 times further.

What does King Wenceslas and Post-Christmas Sales have in common?? Nothing, really…

It’s December 26th, or in the United Kingdom, it is Boxing Day  or a day known in more modern history as Return-The-Gift-I-Received-for-Something-I-Really-Want Day. It is also known as St. Stephen’s Day, named for the very first martyr of Christianity, a deacon who was stoned to death for espousing what was considered blasphemy against his Jewish…

It’s time! Help us raise the funds for our 27th Annual Thanksgiving Dinner for the Homeless

SHARE the Project, Inc. “Take the time…SHARE the experience” 161 Broadway Hastings-on-Hudson, New York 10706 (914) 478-1795 _____________________________________________________ October, 2016 Autumn greetings from all of us at SHARE! After a very hectic summer, we are braced for an even busier Fall as we head toward our 29th year here in Hastings. We are fully engaged…

A whispered truth

The presence of her absence is profound. It’s been nearly a month since my mother died and the depth of pain I feel doesn’t have words that can adequately describe it. Today, opening the door of her apartment, still filled with her scent, her things, herself in wispy spirit,  I remembered reading Sartre’s “L’Etranger” in French…

The Season of Giving

I have not yet climbed aboard the shoppers’ train and joined the throngs that fill the malls, trying to find the perfect gift to give during this season of light and magic and love. And, Christmas – the holiday we celebrate in our home – is but a few days away. My children are accustomed to…

And so it begins!

Autumn is here and so are we! Oh, what a wonderful year we’ve had and all because you have helped support our efforts over the past two and a half decades! I think it’s fair to say that SHARE the Project, Inc. has become a tradition now, as a group of very committed high school…

As summer wanes…

…and the days start their ebb into earlier evenings, the preparations for a new school year – everywhere! – are in sight. When I was growing up, that meant new school shoes and later on sneakers for gym class. We got new school clothes, too, and for me, that always included a new pleated plaid…