2019 Impact Report

2019 Impact Report

It is with immense gratitude to our community of supporters that we share our 2019 impact report. Since 2013, NECS has aimed to infuse our community with rich and dynamic educational and character-building opportunities. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD OUR 2019 IMPACT REPORT...
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...