Food and Clothing Drive for Local Church

NYCID’s Schools Out NYC program at PS 48 has been busy helping the community. In September, the students learned about hunger issues many people in America, and the world, face. The staff and students decided to get involved. After watching some documentaries on...

NYCID’s 2015 Year in Review

NYCID has had a very successful 2015. NYCID’s first Next STEPS (Striving Towards Engagement and Peaceful Solutions) class had its graduation. The School’s Out New York City (SONYC) group helped clean up the area Outside of the 121st precinct. We held our “Amazing...

Next STEPS’ First Graduation

On September 30th, NYCID’s first Next STEPS (Striving Towards Engagement and Peaceful Solutions) class had its graduation. All 17 of the participants graduated and achieved the goals they set within our curriculum. Next STEPS: Transformative Mentoring Intervention,...

Port Richmond High School “Community School” Event

This past Saturday was an eventful one as NYCID headed an event for the students, families, and community members of Port Richmond, where they celebrated being a part of Mayor DeBlasio’s newfound “Community School” initiative. The event, which was...