BENEFITING: YMCA of Greater New York
EVENT DATE: Jul 23, 2016
New City Kids Jersey City NJ is empowering a generation of youth to break the cycle of poverty. 9% of low income students graduate college by the age of 24. They employ 131 high school students, who tutor and teach music to 290 1st -8th grade children. While at work, teens are invested in as leaders and prepared for college At New City kids, 90% of the alumni graduate college.