Looking Back on 2016

It’s been quite a year for everyone at Life’s WORC! We have grown as an organization, expanded our services and offerings, hosted some fantastic events and won a number of incredible awards.

Here’s a look back at some of the highlights.


CQL Accreditation:

This was one of our biggest honors in 2016. This four year Person-Centered Excellence Accreditation from CQL, The Council on Quality and Leadership, confirms that Life’s WORC shares CQL’s vision for person-centered solutions to improve the quality of life for people receiving supports and services.



Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces

Best of Garden City Award

Smart CEO – Corporate Culture Award

LEAD 2016 & 2017 – Leadership Excellence Award

Best Place To Work in New York State – SHRM

American Heart Association – Fit Friendly Worksite, Gold Status



Many of our events and achievements were picked up by various news organizations this year as well.

Night of a Million Lights Gala – Garden City Patch

Gala Honorees – Bronxville Patch

Bowling for a Cause – Newsday

Kings of Queens, Neal Schweifel Honored – Queens Courier

Lord & Taylor Renovation Reveal benefiting Life’s WORC – ET Online


Thank you to our staff, our supporters, and everyone who helps make what we do even better. We’re looking forward to an even better 2017!