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Age 14-18
Cost Paid Stipend
Program type After School, Summer
Meets Mon., Wed., And Fri., After-School
Contact us Rrosado@Thepoint.Org
Deadline Oct. 10, 2017

Mission

THE POINT Community Development Corporation is dedicated to youth development and the cultural and economic revitalization of the Hunts Point section of the South Bronx.

Activities

THE POINT’s teen community leadership group A.C.T.I.O.N. engages stipend youth activists three times per week from the community who work to identify social and environmental justice issues facing Hunts Point with the goal of developing ongoing youth-led solutions. A.C.T.I.O.N. members receive training in three core areas of leadership, media and environmental policy. The program provides strong academic support throughout the school year and assists with summer internship placement for all A.C.T.I.O.N. participants.

Applications generally open up once a year from mid-August to mid-October.

Eligibility

Requirements: • In High -School. • Bronx Residents Preferred. • 75 Gpa • Commitment To Mon., Wed., And Fri., After-School And Flexibility On Weekends & Holidays For Special Events/Trips/Community Service Projects As Needed

How to apply

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