Making-It-Home Press

Making It Home

How Tenafly’s Cynthia Massarsky came to furnish new beginnings

May 24, 2018

It was bare. It echoed. It was empty. It was full of possibilities, and of hope, but first it needed some stuff. It needed someplace where you could sit, someplace where you could eat, someplace where you could relax, someplace where you could sleep.


By Hillary Viders

October 16, 2017

This month, Making-It-Home scored another home run. The non-profit organization,
founded by Cynthia Massarky in 2014, made an enormous difference to a group of
homeless people who had lost their dream of independent living.   


14 disabled veterans thrive in new Emerson housing

News 12 New Jersey

October 17, 2017

EMERSON -  Fourteen disabled and formerly homeless veterans have gotten a new lease on life thanks to the American Legion in Emerson.

Unity Bank Donates $1,400 to Making-It-Home Program for Bergen County Veterans

Paramus Patch

July 17, 2017

Making-It-Home brings home furnishings to Bergen County's formerly homeless, disabled, and low-income families in need

Unique Public/Private Collaboration

Media Advisory

October 05, 2017

The Housing Development Corporation of Bergen County (HDC), the nonprofit development arm of the Housing Authority of Bergen County will host a Unit Furnishing followed by a Ribbon Cutting ceremony for more than 300 elected officials, government offices, local businesses, and community leaders, non-profit partners and friends to celebrate 14 formerly homeless veterans’ move into new Supportive Housing apartments in Emerson. 

Bergen County's Cynthia Massarsky helps furnish homes for people in need, (201) Magazine

February 22, 2017

There’s no place like home. Tenafly resident and director of Making-It-Home, Cynthia Massarsky, 65, makes it her mission to assist those in need to create a safe and comfortable environment they can call home. 

Making It Home

Jewish Standard

December 16, 2016

Tenafly woman brings together furniture for a new lives

"Making It Home" gives former homeless furnishings

HRG News

December 06, 2016

"Making-It-Home" Charity Breakfast on Dec. 6, 2016

Spare Parts Become Homes For Needy In Garfeild

Daily Voice

December 10, 2016

Cynthia Massarsky of Tenafly had spent decades working at the intersection of private companies and public organizations.

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