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GROUNDWORK HUDSON VALLEY INC

GROUNDWORK HUDSON VALLEY INC
CROWDRISE : May 02, 2012
Tax ID: 11-3579493
BASED: Yonkers, NY, United States

CHARITY WEBSITE: www.teensrunyonkers.org

GROUNDWORK HUDSON VALLEY INC

Our Mission

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IMPORTANT NOTE:  GROUNDWORK HUDSON VALLEY IS THE FISCAL SPONSOR FOR TEENS RUN YONKERS.  THEY ACCEPT TAX-EXEMPT DONATIONS ON OUR BEHALF WHILE WE APPLY TO BE OUR OWN NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION.  PLEASE BE ASSURED THAT IF YOU DONATE TO US, WE WILL RECEIVE THE FUNDS.   

Teens Run Yonkers (TRY) is the only nonprofit of its kind in the area.  Our mentor-based program uses running and endurance training to teach and motivate teens to do fantastic things and change the course of their lives.  And it’s amazing!

We’re based in Yonkers/Westchester New York and work with schools and community centers throughout our City. 

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TRY provides young people with an experience that combats obesity while helping them reach their academic, career and community goals.  Yonkers rates of obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease and asthma was recently surveyed as 30% higher than national averages.  At the same time, over 1/3 of Yonkers students do not graduate high school and in most cases, are the first in their family to attend college.    

 

Our Race Training Program delivers on its mission by providing a Training and Organizational Structure, ongoing Mentor Recruitment and Training as well as ongoing Racing Events for students at no cost whatsoever.  This yearlong program results dramatic increases in health and wellness, strong academic achievement, a greater focus on achievements higher graduation rates as well as deeper family, peer and social relationships.  

 

For more information, take a look at our website, listed below

Tax ID: 11-3579493 • www.teensrunyonkers.org

Fundraisers

TRY's Race Training Program

TRY's Race Training Program

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