News

Join the Prospect Park Y & New Americans Welcome Center for Giving Tuesday on November 29th

The New Americans Welcome Center serve as multilingual information resource and referral center, and provide immigrant families with a wide array of instructional, vocational, recreational, family support, and social services. Instructional services include English as a Second Language, Cultural Orientation, Citizenship Preparation, Job Readiness, and Computer Literacy. This Giving Tuesday, take part in the global movement and help us give New Americans in our community the opportunity to build a new life in America. Read more…

Edenwald Shapes Up

The YMCA Of Greater New York is building a 50,000-squarefoot recreation center next to the Bronx’s Edenwald Houses. It will feature two swimming pools, a wellness center, a full-length basketball court, an indoor track, and a gym. And it will host a wide range of programming, such as afterschool educational activities, youth day camps, swim lessons, health and exercise classes, civics classes for new Americans, and programs tailored for seniors and teens. Read more…