Tag: yonkers

New York family’s greatest gift: Having a home for Christmas and their son’s holiday joy

After Silvia and Henry Merlo were married in August 2015, they moved in with Silvia’s parents — sharing a single room in the home even after welcoming their first-born child, Brayden, into the world. “It was very crowded, but we made it work,” said Henry, who is thankful for the generosity of his in-laws but […]

Yonkers family has a home for the holidays thanks to Fuller Center of Greater New York City

It was an emotional day Friday in Yonkers, N.Y., as the Merlo family’s new home was dedicated. Join Fuller Center of Greater New York City Executive Director Jim Killoran in this first video as he tours the new home with the family and then in the second video as he talks about how The Fuller […]