PRESS RELEASE: CELEBRATING WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT FOR YOUNG WOMEN OF COLOR IN NYC

On Tuesday, August 4th, 2015 at 6:00pm – 9:00pm, Community Connections for Youth (CCFY), and New York City Department of Probation are sponsoring an event named, “Women’s Empowerment Career Building Night.” The event will connect over 100 young women from high-risk, high-crime neighborhoods to professional women who will share their stories and career pathways.

Bronx Mentor Support Group Registration

  Bronx Mentor Support Group Location: CCFY 369 E 149th St, 7th Floor Bronx 10455 Date: Wednesday, January 14, 2015 Time: 6pm – 8:30pm Once registration reaches capacity you will be notified and placed on a waiting list.  If you have any questions concerning your registration, please call Rosanne or Belinda at 347-590-0940.   

Arches Mentor Training Registration

Register for upcoming trainings for Arches Mentors Click on the training title to register for that training.   Harlem: Mentor Support Group Location: Harlem Commonwealth Council, 361 W 125th St NY, NY 10027 Date: Monday January 12, 2015 Time: 6pm – 8:30pm   Bronx: Mentor Support Group Location: CCFY 369 E 149th St, 7th Floor […]

ARCHES Grad Shares Story of Triumph

Meet Lloyd. Lloyd is a recent graduate of the ARCHES program, an NYC Department of Probation initiative designed to help probation clients get out of the criminal justice system by strengthening their attachment to education, work and community. In the speech below, he shares his trajectory from court involvement to community connections to high school graduation and leadership in his community. Lloyd is one of hundreds of youth whose lives have been transformed by the ARCHES initiative.