BENEFITING: Asphalt Green, Inc.
Asphalt Green is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to assisting individuals of all ages and backgrounds achieve health through a lifetime of sports and fitness. Asphalt Green serves 31,000 New Yorkers When you support Asphalt Green, you help make health and fitness accessible to all New Yorkers, regardless of age, background, socioeconomic status, or ability. Your support helps: Bring a safe and active recess to 28,079 children at 61 elementary schools throughout the city with the Recess Enhancement Program (REP). Teach 2,500 kids to swim in pools at Asphalt Green, on the West Side and in East Harlem, Harlem, and the South Bronx through the Waterproofing program. Provide league play and instruction in soccer, flag football, and basketball to than 792 middle school kids in 18 schools through Community Sports Leagues (CSL). Grant scholarships to talented athletes in need. Asphalt Green’s first Olympian, Lia Neal, received a scholarship to swim at Asphalt Green for nine years! Give children a summer of fun, playing outside and making friends at Asphalt Green’s Summer Day Camp through the Summer Day Camp scholarship program. Improve the health, stability, strength and flexibility of many senior citizens with our Senior Fitness programs. Open Asphalt Green’s campuses for free community events like Asphalt Screams, Snowman Showdown, and The Big Swim®. Thank you for investing in Asphalt Green’s programming and helping change the lives of New Yorkers!