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On Your Mark wins BEST Breakfast!!!

Nothing is official until you have a gigantic sign to prove it! We can not stop being grateful for all the support, votes and customers! Thank you to everyone who helped make On Your Mark Café Staten Island’s Best Breakfast! If you haven’t come to try us out, what are you waiting for?! 

Announcement

I would like to announce On Your Mark’s first community-based Day Habilitation  Program.  This program will focus on using community integration as the primary method for enriching the lives of the people we support, and will be person-centered.  The goal of this program is to assist each individual to reach their maximum independence.  Social skills […]

Lynn’s First Job

“At 47, Lynn Gregoli has her first job.” “She spends six hours a week at the Beans and Leaves Cafe on Staten Island’s North Shore busing tables and washing dishes, earning a paycheck that she happily spends on visiting her mother in New Jersey and getting her nails done.” Please watch this NY1 video.

Making Chocolate Bon Bons with Staten Island’s Special Needs Community

“STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — On Your Mark Chocolatiers now  falls into a busy time of year for sweets with its unique inventory — fruit and caramel-filled bon bons, hand-dipped pretzels and seasonal chocolate forms like pumpkins, pilgrims and shimmery autumn leaves. All of the chocolates are crafted in the West Brighton store, a bit of […]

Staten Island Volleyball Squad Heading to Special Olympics USA Games

“STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – Ranging in age from 17 to 73, the volleyball team from On Your Mark will represent the Empire State July 1 through July 6 at the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games in Seattle.  Of the 66,000 special-needs athletes in New York state, only 53 will travel to Seattle to compete — […]

Morgan Stanley beautifies OYM locations

We’d like to give a big thank you to Morgan Stanley for giving back! Employees volunteered their time to spruce up one of our residential homes and the ICC. It was a great day filled with kindness and philanthropy.

Night to Shine

Our individuals had a great time at the Tim Tebow Foundation Night to Shine last weekend at Li Greci’s Staaten. Check out some of those magic moments! Read Full Article  

GOLD/ SILVER BRONZE MEDALS

So proud to announce that our Special Olympics Team won silver at the Floor Hockey Tournament yesterday! We took home victories in the skills competition too, with Billy winning gold and Brian earning the bronze medal.  Congratulations to all!!!