99 teen members gained internships. BCNY has several career training programs, including the Work Progress Program, Counselors-in-Training, PeaceLeaders peer mentoring, Project Coach, Teen Tutors, and Summer Superheores mentoring.
180 members were tutored in math, writing, and ELA. Tutoring is offered free of charge to all interested and eligible members.
534 members participated in STEAM programming in our labs. STEAM programs include robotics, math and science challenges, environmental design, and more.
1,122 members participated in art classes. Boys of all ages can take participate in arts programs, including photography, graphic design, drawing and painting, fashion design and sewing, cultural arts, drama, dance, and more.
824 members took free swimming lessons in our indoor pools. BCNY’s swimming program builds confidence while helping to save lives: boys of color at five times more likely to drown than their white counterparts.
105 boys learned how to cook healthy, nutritious, and delicious meals. Our cooking programs help boys learn about making healthy food choices in the kitchen, the grocery store, and at school. Plus, an annual cooking competition reinforces the importance of teamwork and communication.