Pre-Teen Hope in the Heights

Age of Opportunity There is no more important time in youth development than middle school. These are adolescents just a few years away from being yo

August 8, 2017

“Do Something” Summer Program Announced">“Do Something” Summer Program Announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Operation Exodus Empowers Inner City Youth To “Do Something,” This Summer! Updated Wednesday, April 26th 2017: A

April 25, 2017

WANTED: Summer Teams In NYC

  WANTED: Volunteer Teams! Volunteers are the true Superheroes of summer. Every year, dozens of volunteers come through, sacrificing extremely valu

April 24, 2017

Become A Summer Superhero!

The “Summer Slide,” is a well documented villain that causes learning loss for inner city children in low-income neighborhoods. Over consecutive s

April 24, 2017

Our Summer Wish List

 Here's our Superhero Summer Wish List!   We'll be turning 110 inner city kids on to science, math, literature, and art through hands-on projects,

April 24, 2017

The “Movement” Movement in School

This article was originally published in New York Times Family section, March 21, 2017     Why Kids Shouldn't Sit Still In Class by Donna De

March 27, 2017

The Art of Learning About Others

The Art of Learning About The World Our youth, especially those in poor neighborhoods, have a right to understand and appreciate art, and participat

July 20, 2016

Red, White & Blue

Red, White & Blue by Mariela Regalado   Whichever way you cut through my veins The colors that spill will still be the same... Dom

June 28, 2016
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Getting Kids Off the Slide

The “Summer Slide.” is a well documented learning loss that takes place when low-income students do not participate in structured summer program

June 18, 2016
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Mad About Science Summer Program

Thanks to an AMAZING team from Hill City Church in Rock Hill, South Carolina we were well prepared for the start of our “Mad About Science” summer

July 6, 2015