Workshop on Recognizing Systemic Racism

Workshop on Recognizing Systemic Racism

Collaboration in action! Today our young men form our local MBK and Black Diamonds group were privileged to participate in a workshop on recognizing systemic racism with Actor/activist Russell Jones, founder of Blindspot. Russell is the founder of Blind Spot,...
Theatre As a Tool to Educate and Inspire Change

Theatre As a Tool to Educate and Inspire Change

This year, The Children’s Theatre Company (CTC) of Peekskill presents two heart warming musicals: The Ugly Duckling and Show Way. The Ugly Duckling is a story of a plain-looking little bird born in a barnyard, who is teased and mocked as he searches to find his place...
Girl Rising Leadership & Empowerment Program Resumes

Girl Rising Leadership & Empowerment Program Resumes

For the 6th year, NECS launches our youth leadership and empowerment program open to young girls aged between approximately 12 – 14 with the goal of assisting them to navigate through a crucial stage in their lives. Those in their early adolescent years possess...