Harlem Children’s Zone Selects Next Generation Of Leadership With Appointment Of New CEO

The Board of Trustees of the Harlem Children’s Zone announced the appointment of Kwame Owusu-Kesse to Chief Executive Officer ushering in a new chapter in the leadership of the groundbreaking nonprofit. Continue Reading →

Students, Parents, Community Partners And Others Join Harlem Children’s Zone Annual Peace March

On Wednesday, August 7th, 2019, a rally was held at Harlem Armory with an estimated 4,000 Harlem Children’s Zone students, parents, staff, leadership, and community partners who attended with children from all HCZ programs, ranging in age from 3 to 23 years old, participating. Continue Reading →

Environmental & Health Education Comes To Harlem’s Only Gymnastics Camp For NYC Youth

Wendy Hilliard Gymnastics Foundation (WHGF), a not-for-profit organization in Harlem that provides free and low-cost quality gymnastics programs for urban youth.

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Harlem Boy Poisoned After Classmate Gave Him Antipsychotic Meds

NY Post reports that a Harlem boy was “poisoned” by a charter-school classmate who gave him an anti-psychotic medication and told him it was candy, his mom claims in a lawsuit. Continue Reading →

Harlem Children’s Zone’s Free Community Wellness Wednesday Work

Wellness Wednesday is a fun community space for adults to learn together about nutrition and healthy living! Continue Reading →

School Says Harlem Elementary Teacher Had Students Give Her Massages

The curriculum in this classroom was readin’, writin’ — and rubdowns. Continue Reading →

Calling All Harlem Parents Register Your Child For A Free Fresh Air Fund Summer Experience

Time to register your child for The Fresh Air Fund’s 141st summer of serving New York City children from low-income communities, and give your child an experience of a lifetime, free of charge.  Continue Reading →

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