A White Guy Named Carlos?

Turning Ignorance Around As of 2014 there were 55 million people of Hispanic descent living in the U.S. However, the ethnic makeup of this population

June 18, 2016

“Heights” Hits The Silver Screen

Believe it or not, it's been almost ten years since "In the Heights," hit the stage. Finally, it's slated to hit the big screen. The Tony Award-winnin

June 18, 2016

To Our Generous Friends & Family

Welcome   “But the seed on good soil stands for those with a noble and good heart, who hear the word, retain it, and by persevering produce a

June 16, 2016

The Reviews Are In….

Mi Historia, Mi Corazón is a runaway smash hit! ! "The production quality was so high, and the actors so funny, that I enjoyed it multiples more

May 12, 2016

Why Mentors Matter

Mentoring More Important Than Education? People, especially youth who feel marginalized by socio-economic status or ethnicity, tend to disconnect fro

May 2, 2016

The ART of Education

State of the Arts in Education Just two years ago, the lack of arts education in New York City schools was especially acute in low-income neighborho

April 28, 2016

Assessing the Need for an IEP

Christopher has been coming to Operation Exodus since kindergarten, and has always been a quiet student.  A few years ago, when his teacher recomm

March 21, 2016

LISTEN UP!

To be an artful listener you must be able to not only receive messages, but interpret them accurately. It is our responsibility to understand incoming

February 18, 2016

ENDING THE SCHOOL-TO-PRISON PIPELINE

This young man, who has incredible potential, grew up with a very unstable home life and few resources. Very early in his elementary school years, Wil

January 28, 2016

Our Mentors are the Life of the Program

Operation Exodus is grateful for the many hours of personal time, and emotional energy our mentors bring into our programs. In 2015: 1,792 Mentor Hou

December 31, 2015