Success Stories

Over the course of 33 years, Greyston has changed the lives of thousands of Yonkers community members. Meet some of our inspiring employees and program participants.



“Greyston transformed my life. Before coming to Greyston, no company would look past my record to see that I could be a loyal, hardworking employee.  I’m so grateful to be a part of this community.” – Gary, Line Staff, Greyston Bakery


Deborah Stokes

“Greyston has provided me with housing, a job, and professional development to advance my career. Even more, Greyston’s Learning Center and After School Programs have enhanced the educational development of the children in my family.” – Deborah Stokes, Tenant and Enrollment Coordinator, Greyston Early Learning Center




“Greyston Workforce Development has pushed me to do the best I can. I appreciate all the doors that are now open to my daughter and me.”- Stephanie, Workforce Development Culinary Arts Graduate




“My daughter and I have been Greyston Community Garden members since 2012. We absolutely appreciate all that we have learned and accomplished at the garden, especially for the chance to affordably keep ourselves healthy.”- Wanda Townes, Community Garden Member