James Lenox House Association, Inc.

Our Community


A Community Built with the Support
of Its Neighbors

– 1,200 and growing –

Number of individual, corporate, and government supporters
committed to sustaining an affordable residence for their NYC neighbors

– 107 –

Number of residents currently living at James Lenox House


Our community of residents and supporters have together been turning James Lenox House into a home for 150 years and counting.
We are forever thankful for the support of our donors for gifts including everything from financial support to donations of furniture and wall art for our community spaces. Below is a selection of profiles of current residents, photographed in the comunal Lounge.


NIZAR MAMANI Resident since 2014 Originally from Uganda, Nizar works as a concierge on the Upper East Side and loves living at James Lenox House.

NIZAR MAMANI

Resident since 2014
Originally from Uganda, Nizar works as a concierge on the Upper East Side and loves living at James Lenox House.

VERONICA BELLAMY Resident since 2009 Originally from Romania, Veronica is a gymnast and works with children.  

VERONICA BELLAMY

Resident since 2009
Originally from Romania, Veronica is a gymnast and works with children.
 

SIMONE KAPLAN Resident since 2008 Volunteers at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and loves the Spring Theatre Benefit at James Lenox House!

SIMONE KAPLAN

Resident since 2008
Volunteers at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and loves the Spring Theatre Benefit at James Lenox House!


gail shemin Resident since 2014  

gail shemin

Resident since 2014
 

katharine kleber Resident since 2014 Kate enjoys the pleasant company of her fellow residents and our convenient location close to Central Park for birding expeditions, near museums for art infusions, and the short ride to Lincoln Center.  “What’s not to like?”

katharine kleber

Resident since 2014
Kate enjoys the pleasant company of her fellow residents and our convenient location close to Central Park for birding expeditions, near museums for art infusions, and the short ride to Lincoln Center.  “What’s not to like?”

bob and sheila cole Residents since 2003 Bob is very active on the James Lenox House Library Committee

bob and sheila cole

Residents since 2003
Bob is very active on the James Lenox House Library Committee