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Youth & Education Committee

  • Community Board 11 1664 Park Avenue New York, NY, 10035 United States (map)

1. Call to Order– Adoption of Agenda

2. Presentations & Discussions

a. Informational presentation on Capital Prep Harlem Charter School, a 6-12th grade charter school that is collaborating with Boys & Girls Harbor and opening in District 4; Taylor Bernal, Director of Operations

b. Informational presentation on Citizen’s Committee for Children of New York’s (CCC) data program/resources regarding child well-being in the community district, borough and city-wide; Linda Genereux, and Greer Hendricks, Volunteers, Citizen’s Committee for Children of New York

c. Request for a letter of support for The Fund for NYC Health + Hospitals to develop a Guns Down, Life Upprogram at Metropolitan Hospital to help improve the lives of youth in East Harlem. Guns Down, Life Up is a comprehensive violence reduction program that focuses on both preventing violence and intervening in violence to prevent retaliation; Joe Schick, Executive Director, The Fund for NYC Health + Hospitals and Erik Cliette, Senior Director, Guns Down, Life Up

3. Informational Updates

4. New Business

5. Old Business

6. Announcements

a. First Books event volunteer signup

7. Adjournment