Support for a comprehensive program for at-risk young men in Harlem, N.Y.

This grant will improve the health and well-being of high-risk young men, ages 14 to 23, in Harlem, New York City, by supporting comprehensive and diverse programs focused on leadership development, educational achievement and health education. Specific instruction includes a rites-of-passage program, a teens-after-school program, a summer leadership program and a youth-led, community-organizing program. The grantee will work with the young men to remain in school and outside the justice system, with the goals of enhanced academic performance and life skills.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $250,000.00

Awarded on: 11/24/2008

Time frame: 1/1/2009 - 10/22/2009

Grant Number: 65204

Grantee

Brotherhood/Sister Sol

512 West 143rd Street
New York, NY, 10031-6501

212-283-7044
Website

Khary Lazarre-White
Project Director

212-283-7044
Email

Susan Wilcox
Project Director

212-283-7044
Email