EVENTS & NEWS
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OUR FEATURED EVENT
Boys Hope Girls Hope of New York is an official charity partner of the TCS New York City Marathon on Sunday November 6th, 2022 and has guaranteed entry available on our team. If you weren’t chosen in the lottery, the only way to run the marathon this year is to join a charity partner team… and we would love to have you! First come, first serve!
Each year, Boys Hope Girls Hope of New York hosts several events to connect with our scholars’ families and our community. We are on a mission to nurture and guide motivated young people in need to become well-educated, career-ready men and women for others, and we need your help to do it!
Vision of Hope Awards Dinner
May 17th, 2022
Sunday, November 6th, 2022
Women of Hope
Boys Hope Girls Hope Art Showcase
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VISION OF HOPE | May 2022
WOMEN OF HOPE | November 2020
VIRTUAL YOGO CLASS | August 2020
BAKING FOR HOPE | September 2020
VIRTUAL ZUMBA | October 2020
Boys Hope Girls Hope of New York in the news
“OUR WINES are about to help make college a reality for motivated young people…” | The Press Democrat
STORIES OF HOPE
Team Spotlight: Naomi Cohen-Thompson leads Art Workshop for Families
One of the goals of Boys Hope Girls Hope is to provide social, emotional, and mental health support. While we work primarily with the amazing scholars, we are also here for the families, the parents, the guardians, and loved ones of the scholars. Nothing we do here at...
Team Spotlight: Renee Duran’s Art Therapy Project
"Selfie Love- An Exploration into Self-Love." The intention of the project was to give scholars space to work creatively and explore their identities through visual art. While working with a classmate and fellow art therapy intern, Sarah, she was able to create a fun...
Boys Hope Girls Hope of New York Partners with St. Joseph’s University to Launch a New Grant Funded Summer Program
BROOKLYN, NY - MARCH, 16TH, 2023 - Boys Hope Girls Hope of New York (BHGHNY) is pleased to announce that it is collaborating with St. Joseph's University (SJNY) to provide a summer humanities course to its high school scholars, supported by a $230,000 grant from The...
Jaraed Thomas Honored with the Malcolm/King Leadership Award at John Jay College
In honor of Malcolm X and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., The Department of Africana Studies at John Jay College established the Malcolm/King Leadership Award in 1990 - along with the Malcolm/King Breakfast, which always takes place on the last Friday in February. The...
Team Member Spotlight: Lysandra Hutchinson
Blog post from Boys Hope Girls Hope Network Headquarters BlogBoys Hope Girls Hope is excited to highlight team members whose time serving on the team has had a major impact on scholars, collegians, alumni, and colleagues. This month, we’re chatting with Lysandra...
Collegian Spotlight | Latoya Holmes
"I know that I want to work in an educational setting or for an organization like Boys Hope Girls Hope.” Latoya Holmes, a junior at Hofstra University majoring in Business Administration, is one of 25 Boys Hope Girls Hope collegians who are a part of the Boys Hope...
Scholar Earns Prestigious Scholarship
“I decided to put myself out there and see what happens.”Each year thousands of high school students apply to The Posse Foundation, a national organization that identifies, recruits, and trains students who show extraordinary leadership and academic potential....
An Interview with Boys Hope Girls Hope Collegian Josiah Casildo, Founder of Shoe Coat NYC
Josiah Casildo grew up in what he describes as one of the roughest neighborhoods in the South Bronx with his three older siblings, his father who immigrated to the US from Guatemala and his mother from Honduras. He did his best in school and often translated between...
Graduate Stories of Hope | Michell-Lee Graham
"What gives me hope for the future is this generation, with young folks who not only show up and show out for causes that they believe in but also actively educate others who are not so informed. I definitely know that we will all change the world. We're just taking...
Graduate Stories of Hope | Malique Williams
"Boys Hope Girls Hopetaught me aboutbrotherhood and relationships." Malique Williams grew up in Long Island as the eldest of three siblings. Much of his childhood was spent running, and Malique became a regional track and field star as he progressed in school. He...