|Program type||After School, Summer|
Teen Advocacy: A.C.T.I.O.N. (Activists Coming To Inform Our Neighborhood)
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.
A.C.T.I.O.N. engages 20 stipended youth activists three times per week who work to identify social and environmental justice issues facing the Hunts Point community. Participants create and manage campaigns with the goals of developing ongoing youth-led solutions.
Applications generally open up once a year from mid-August to mid-October.