Resource & Support Center
Not Just Hoops; goal is to establish a youth Resource & Support Center in
the Bedford-Stuyvesant/Ocean Hill community. The Center will be a
“self-contain”/”safe-haven” venue that will also assist other neighboring nonprofit
organizations and youths as well.
The Center will have Special Programs:
JumpStart –a recording studio setting where they will learn about music,
radio broadcasting and internet podcasting.
My Daughter’s Keeper – a program geared towards
“girls of color”. Participants will obtain educational, health & fitness,
workforce development, social services as well as recreational programs for
community youth as well as the guidance and support they need
to deal with their day to day living challenges.
Other – the Center will provide resources such as: homework help, computer
availability, rap sessions, youth night, etc.