HPAC Scholars Give Back to Community

The HPAC High School Community Service Team (CST) was incredibly engaged during the fall semester of 2016-17. They started the year working hard at HPAC’s Back to School Fair, supporting the community where they have grown up. Followed by their service at New York Cares Fall Day, where their project… Continue Reading ›

Freshman Mentees Visit Museo del Barrio

On December 3rd, the Hunts Point Alliance for Children held the Winter Mentor Outing, including the freshman mentees, their mentors and parents. Mentors had the opportunity to spend time with their mentees while sharing a meal, and meet their mentees parents for the first time. After lunch, everyone walked together… Continue Reading ›

HPAC Parents Get Healthy

In early August, Hunts Point Alliance for Children Family Project and Early Childhood Education parents participated in Urban Health Plan’s annual Diabetes Expo and used Health Bucks from the DOH at the Hunts Point Farmer’s Market. Parents joined a community walk to the Farmer’s Market and over 15 families participated… Continue Reading ›

Alliance Celebrates School Year’s End with Barbecue

To celebrate a year of successful collaboration, HPAC held the last Alliance meeting of the school year outside at Rocking the Boat and the POINT’s Riverside Park campus.  Culinary students from JVL Wildcat High School prepared a barbecue luncheon for all members to enjoy. The year marked many individual and… Continue Reading ›

Eclipsed 10,000 Girls

Thank you to the NYC Children’s Cabinet for inviting HPAC scholars to see the Broadway show Eclipsed. The tickets were distributed as part of a city-wide grant allowing 10,000 girls to see Eclipsed for free. The play is based on the lives of five women and their survival in the… Continue Reading ›

2016 Celebrate Success Picnic

On Saturday, June 11th, We hosted our second annual Celebrate Success Picnic at Hunts Point Riverside Park. An award ceremony was held to celebrate all the hard work and dedication the HPAC scholars put in throughout the year. We especially want to acknowledge our senior scholars for graduating high school… Continue Reading ›

2016 Family Project Luncheon

                         On the afternoon of May 27th, the Family Project held a luncheon and appreciation ceremony in order to celebrate the incredible parents who work tirelessly every day to ensure that their children are growing and thriving. Roses and certificates were distributed to each, honoring parents’ unyielding commitment to their… Continue Reading ›