“I love NECS! Your exceptional staff were amazing with my boys. They made the camp not only about building objects but about building self-esteem, kindness, and resilience.”
To empower young people to recognize their innate potential by offering creative and innovative programs that are financially accessible to all.
NECS is a non-profit 501(C)3 charitable organization. Your generous support helps us develop programs and provide scholarships.
Classes at Our Center
NECS provides yearlong experiential programs that fosters
creativity and joy while providing opportunities to develop confidence, creative problem solving, self-expression and leadership skills.
Together, through collaborative and innovative action, we can continue to deliver on our promise of empowering young people to explore their innate capabilities and engage in social action.read more
Out of an abundance of caution and in response to social distancing recommendations by the CDC and NYS Department of Health, we are postponing the start of our spring programs until further notice.read more
On January 24, ArtsWestchester presented NECS founder, Ridvan Foxhall, with a $1,000 Arts Alive Project Grant for her innovative Dance as Activism program.read more