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HREP launches Parenting Journey Workshop Series
April 17, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
WHDC is pleased to announce that funding provided to the Harlem Renaissance Education Pipeline has assisted in helping to launch the 1st of its 10-week Parenting Journey Workshop Series in West Harlem.
The workshop will be conducted from Tuesday, April 17th until Tuesday, June 19th and is open to all parents who have children in School District 5. HREP’s goal for this 180-day plan is to improve parent engagement and train parents to navigate through the NYC public school system.
HREP is proud to have committee member, Dr. Sanayi Beckles-Canton moderating the training and providing the educational tools needed to help parents be more involvement in the school district.
Upon completion in June, participants will be a part of a graduation ceremony to share with family and friends.
About West Harlem Development Corporation
West Harlem Development Corporation (WHDC) is a New York City-based nonprofit 501 (c) (3) organization incorporated in 2011 whose mission is to promote increased economic opportunities and quality of life to sustain a vibrant West Harlem community. WHDC’s core program areas are education, workforce and economic development, and affordable housing. With its slogan “Solutions Through Collaborations”, WHDC partially achieves its mission through grantmaking to nonprofit organizations to provide services that benefit the residents of New York City’s Manhattan Community District 9 (MCD9), more commonly referred to as West Harlem. The boundaries of MCD9 are defined as: South to North from 110th Street to 155th Street; East to West from Manhattan, Morningside, St. Nicholas, Bradhurst, Edgecombe Avenues to the Hudson River.