We Improve Lives By
Strengthening Relationships and Building Community
Founded in 1970, New York Center for Interpersonal Development (NYCID) is a not-for-profit organization on Staten Island that promotes the improvement of human relationships and the strengthening of communities as fundamental to achieving a civil society.
NYCID Mission Statement:
We improve lives by building community and nurturing personal growth through youth development, social-emotional learning, and conflict management.
In order to successful complete our mission, NYCID hires and trains staff who embody and work under the following values. Members of our team work diligently to personify and display these values in our daily interactions with co-workers, participants, visitors, partners and community members.
NYCID believes in:
- Collaboration- working together to develop understanding, trust and purpose to achieve individual and shared goals.
- Accountability- being responsible for all of your actions & inactions.
- Recognition- acknowledging and appreciating achievements in oneself and others.
- Resilience- Encouraging and supporting perseverance and determination to achieve growth.
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...read more
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...read more
Arts, Sports, Science and more, with an experienced professional staff. Our kids have fun. Call Rita Geladze at 718-947-4068 for more informationread more
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....read more
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...read more