The event will feature a diverse range of activities that promise something for every child to enjoy. The Skate Everything School will be on hand to provide skateboard lessons, teaching youngsters not only how to ride, but also the importance of balance, coordination, and perseverance. Other highlights include face painting, flag football, an exhilarating obstacle course, and the timeless favorite, the potato sack race.
Skate Everything School, MetroPlus, Melba’s restaurant, African American Commission Alliance, C.O.O.L Kids, Parks and Recreation and others. This year participants with receive giveaways from backpacks, to school pencils and pens. Children and families will have food and beverages from 1-3:30PM.
Kids Field Day is Grounded in Three Mindsets:
-Children bringing their selves to engage in arts and craft, athletic and group activities.
-Creating a place for youth and family empowerment that will help activate the world.
-Servicing community to provide them with long-term wellness through positive engagement.
3rd Kids Field Day - August 19, 2023
Morningside Park, Harlem NY
In an effort to address the needs around reproductive justice, we hosted a Beauty of Our Bodies, an enrichment workshop and community initiative to enhance the reproductive health conversations for teens. It gives young people the power to constructively talk about consent, sexual health, autonomy, gender expression, and more!
Beauty of Our Bodies teen enrichment workshop was a great success thanks to my wonderful village. Divine souls that facilitated in this experience, Michelle Hope author of The Girls' Guide to Sex Education: Over 100 Honest Answers to Urgent Questions about Puberty, Relationships, and Growing Up she's also known for her popular interview on The Breakfast Club. Michelle provided a 45-minute chat with our 20 High School participants.
The Culture Candy with Zalika Zeni and Ashley Miah provided the art experience for our participant. They got create a chakra inspired acrylic paint canvas.
Each participant received wonderful henna on their hands from well known tattoo artist Jaz Paulino.
Heath Gallery provided a safe space for our participant and facilitator to feel comfortable.
Thankful for Network Opportunities LLC for supporting me with donations
Location: Heath Gallery
Date: May 14, 2022
With our youth giveaways, Grateful Gift Giveaway and Bookbag Giveaway, we're able to provide free supplies to the youth of our community. In 2021 at our Bookbag Giveaway we were able to give away 130+ book bags filled with school supplies. That same year at our Grateful Gift Giveaway we gave away 150+ gifts during the holiday season.
Grateful Gift Giveaway - December 19, 2022
Bookbag Giveaway - September 4, 2022