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NYC SALT Photography Program

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BENEFITING: Nycsalt, Inc.

ORGANIZER: Nycsalt, Inc.

EVENT: Hive Challenge

Ben Ascher

THE STORY:

Nycsalt, Inc. wrote -

NYC SALT Photography Program has the chance to win $15,000 if we receive the most donations of all the HIVE organziations in the Mozilla Hive Challenge before Monday, November 3rd at 11:59am.

NYC SALT is a 501(c)3 non-profit whose mission is to use digital photography to engage, inspire and empower youth from under-served communities in New York City to reach their full potential. The program uses professional photography instruction combined with college preparation and mentoring to instill in participants the life-skills and confidence to pursue higher educational and career goals. At the same time, students develop exceptional photography skills and award-winning portfolios that increase their competitiveness in the college application process, and unlock opportunities for employment while in college.

We have 3 awesome programs:

  • Young Artist in Residents Portfolio Program: 16 high school students, 366 hours of photography training and college prep. $7000/student 
  • 12-week Smartphone Workshops: 90 high school and middle students learning to compose pictures, edit and publish responsibly and thoughtfully on Instagram using whatever camera is in their pocket. $250/student
  • Summer Camp: 60 middle school students and a one week digital photography intensive program. $250/student

NYC SALT students have won over 104 Scholastic Art Awards for their photographs in the past four years.

100% of NYC SALT students have been accepted to college.

86% of NYC SALT students are the first in their families to go to college.

85% go to 4-year colleges, 15% to 2-year colleges.

To learn more about our program and see more of our students' amazing portfolios go to our website: www.nycsalt.org

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To This Fundraiser

$3,000

MONEY RAISED
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  • Ben Ascher

    $100

  • Kaya Chwals

    $20

  • Lois Ascher and Frank Rooney

    $300

  • Ben Ascher

    $100

  • Rhonda Paulter

    $70

  • Jerilyn Morgan

    $25

  • Angela Carbone

    $100

  • Polones Construction Corp.

    $800

  • Anonymous

    $40

  • Ben Ascher

    $400

  • Ben Ascher

    $100

  • michael grohman

    $250

  • Rosalie, Elias and Yenna

    $60

  • Studio G&A Architects

    $250

  • Mr Bo Jangles

    $385

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100% Raised of $3,000 Goal

Fundraise for this Campaign

The Team: $54,926 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Fundraiser Title

Bob Stern

Amount Raised

$9,700

 

97% Raised of $10,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Alicia Hansen

Amount Raised

$9,625

 

193% Raised of $5,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Nycsalt, Inc.

Amount Raised

$7,470

 

15% Raised of $50,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Jozelyn Davis

Amount Raised

$6,600

 

264% Raised of $2,500 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Elyse Weadock

Amount Raised

$6,000

 

200% Raised of $3,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Reena Bhatt

Amount Raised

$3,800

 

76% Raised of $5,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Ben Ascher

Amount Raised

$3,000

 

100% Raised of $3,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Sari Goodfriend

Amount Raised

$3,000

 

100% Raised of $3,000 Goal

Donor Comments

Mr Bo Jangles

Mr Bo Jangles

DONATION: $385

3 years ago

Studio G&A Architects

Studio G&A Architects

DONATION: $250

3 years ago

Rosalie, Elias and Yenna

Rosalie, Elias and Yenna

DONATION: $60

3 years ago

michael grohman

michael grohman

DONATION: $250

0 3 years ago

Ben Ascher

Ben Ascher

DONATION: $100

for the Top Hops event 3 years ago

Ben Ascher

Ben Ascher

DONATION: $400

3 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $40

3 years ago

Polones Construction Corp.

Polones Construction Corp.

DONATION: $800

3 years ago

Rhonda Paulter

Rhonda Paulter

DONATION: $70

3 years ago

Jerilyn Morgan

Jerilyn Morgan

DONATION: $25

3 years ago