Summer Camp 2018 Wrap-Up

Our Summer Camp at the Staten Island School of Civic Leadership (SISCL) is still going strong! We are moving into our final weeks of Summer Camp, and our campers are having a blast. The campers range from Kindergarteners to 5th graders. Our Summer Camp at the Staten...

NYCID Summer Camp – Week 2

NYCID Summer Camp just wrapped up another successful week of camp. We cracked secret codes, made group chants, had a blast at the sprinklers, formed our kickball teams, had messy science making slime, and performed skits on our Family Friday’s. Old friends were...

Our First Annual Walk-A-Thon

The New York Center for Interpersonal Development (NYCID) held its first annual Walk-A-Thon last week to raise funds for their programs that help improve the lives of those in our community. Over 150 people came out to show their support at Port Richmond High School....

Third Annual Cesar Sanchez Tribute Run

Mark your calendars for the Third Annual Cesar Sanchez Tribute Run, which will be held on May 13th. Cesar was a YABC graduate and a wonderful member of our community, taken too soon. A runner and an athlete, Cesar dedicated his time and energy to teaching local youth...

College and Career Fair

This month, the NYCID worked with Staten Island School for Civic Leadership (SISCL) to hold its first College and Career Fair. The event brought over 400 students together with members of the community. This Fair was a part of the NYC Dept. of Education’s College...

Giving Tuesday 2016

SI YABC is the only program of its kind in our community. Since 2005, it has helped 1,000 students get their high school diploma. And each one of these students needed help. Many were over 17 years old. Some were even 21 years old. Many only had 17 high school course...

Giving Tuesday with NYCID

Recently, a graduate of our YABC program contacted us with some great news. After struggling through high school, Ali had joined our YABC (Young Adult Borough Center) program; to get back on the right track and graduate. With the help of NYCID and members of the...

Port Richmond High School Highlighted in Chalkbeat

Port Richmond Community High School on Staten Island, a community school that partners with NYCID’s GPS program and others to offer students mentoring along with family assistance like a food pantry and parent fitness programs. Port Richmond High School...

Giving Tuesday

Last year, over 700,000 people worldwide kicked off the holiday season in the spirit of giving. In one day, 700,000 people in over 70 countries helped change the world for the better. Overnight, $116,000,000 was given to charity groups, community organizations, and...