Tag: Mary Kingsbury Simkhovitch

Village Preservation 2019 House Tour — See You There!

Village Preservation’s 21st Annual Spring House Tour on Sunday, May 5th is right around the corner, and this year’s homes are really special. Additionally, they are all in the Greenwich Village  Historic District, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year.

Greenwich House: a settlement house past and present

Founded 111 years ago by reformer Mary Kingsbury Simkhovitch, Greenwich House began as a place to help improve the lives of the expanding immigrant populations in the neighborhood. While times have changed, Greenwich House continues to serve seniors, children, and