Harlem’s Rep. Adriano Espaillat Host Summer Youth Employment Round Table

Today, Congressman Adriano Espaillat and Congressman Bobby Scott, Ranking Member of the Committee on Education and the Workforce, hosted a roundtable discussion. Continue Reading →

Harlem Nonprofit Partners With Cornell University To Help Close Unemployment Gap

The nonprofit STRIVE New York has broadened its impact on urban youth unemployment by partnering with eCornell and local city organizations to launch Serve UP Harlem, an initiative to prepare 18- to 24-year-olds for career paths in food service and hospitality. Continue Reading →

Youngsters Explore “Music From Around The World” At PAL’s Summer Day Camps

This summer, Police Athletic League (PAL) children who are participating in Summer Day Camps in Manhattan will explore the theme “Music from Around the World.” Continue Reading →

Harlem Youngsters Showcase Artwork in Police Athletic League’s Floral Contest 2017

In Harlem, the Police Athletic League (PAL) boys and girls participated in PAL’s Floral Contest 2017, with youngsters at PAL’s Harlem Center at 441 Manhattan Avenue in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Police Athletic League Awards Ceremony Celebrates Recipients From Harlem To Houston

On May 3, 2017, Police Athletic League children, families, friends and supporters gathered at the PAL Ptl. William A. Duncan Center, 552 West 52nd Street in Manhattan, to celebrate the recipients of the Robert J. McGuire Scholarships. Continue Reading →

‘We The Teens’ Brings NYPD And Harlem Teens Together

NY1 reports that Harlem teens and local police officers get together for a night of food, fun and conversation. Continue Reading →

Apply To Maysles Center’s Teen Producers Academy’s 2017 Summer Program

The Maysles Documentary Center is now accepting applications for our Teen Producers Academy’s 2017 Summer Program, a six week film intensive where students work in small groups to produce a documentary on a subject important to them and their communities. Continue Reading →

Youth Athletes Across US Compete At Harlem Gymnastics Invitational 2017

Wendy Hilliard Gymnastics Foundation (WHGF), a not-for-profit organization that provides free and low-cost quality gymnastics programs for urban youth, is proud to present the fourth Annual Harlem Gymnastics Invitational. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Announces New Program Preparing Youth With Careers In The Culinary Industry

Mayor Bill de Blasio, the Department of Small Business Services and its NYC Food & Beverage Hospitality Council today kicked off NYC Restaurant Week by announcing a new three-month program for youth from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio, Harlem Speaker Mark-Viverito And Others Mark National Mentoring Month

Mayor Bill de Blasio and NYC Chief Service Officer Paula Gavin today marked National Mentoring Month by launching the NYC Youth Mentoring Initiative to increase mentoring opportunities for high school youth across the five boroughs. Continue Reading →

Colgate Men’s Ice Hockey And Ice Hockey In Harlem Have Fun Pucking Around

Despite a weekend off from competition, the Colgate men’s ice hockey team still hit the ice Saturday afternoon as the Raiders volunteered with Ice Hockey in Harlem in Central Park. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Mark-Viverito And de Blasio Support Secret Snowflake Initiative From Harlem To Hollis

The de Blasio Administration today announced that it is supporting more than 1,300 children and youth with crucial necessities and toys this holiday season through the Secret Snowflake initiative. Continue Reading →

Youth In Five Cities (Similar To Harlem) Cite Fear As Major Barrier To Wellness

library teens kids youthYouth of color represent the fastest growing segment of the U.S. youth population and make up the majority of young people in about half of the country’s 100 largest U.S. cities. Continue Reading →

Boys & Girls Club Of Harlem To Host Celebration Of Fabulous Futures To Harlem Youth

boys-and-girls-clubAfter the grand opening of a brand new Clubhouse, the Boys and Girls Club of Harlem will hold its annual fundraiser and celebration, “Autumn in New York,” commemorating 35 years of serving the local youth of Harlem as it embarks on a new chapter at PS 186.  Continue Reading →

The Mayor’s Office Calls For 2016-2017 NYC Junior Ambassadors Program From Harlem

nyc-ambassadors-in-harlemThe Mayor’s Office for International Affairs has opened the application process for the 2016-2017 NYC Junior Ambassadors program. Continue Reading →