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...
Sponsor a Child to attend Summer Camp 2018

Sponsor a Child to attend Summer Camp 2018

Sponsor A Child Campaign. Dear NECS Supporters and community members, Want to help make a difference in the life of a child less fortunate? Want to help bridge the opportunity gap for African American and Latino children? If so, please consider sponsoring a child to...
Thankful For Your Support

Thankful For Your Support

Dear Friends, Thank you all who contributed to our fund drive in 2017. We managed to raise approximate $12,000 towards programming at NECS and we have a few pledges to be bet, so we hope to raise a little more. This year, NECS is transitioning to a non profit 501(c)3...