The BronxWorks Children and Youth Department serves 11,000 young Bronx residents under the age of 24 every year. Programs include early childhood learning centers, after-school programs, Cornerstone Community Centers, youth workforce and college preparation, aquatics, and more.
Ursula Cooper-Hunter, Department Director,
Children & Youth
I went to middle school, elementary school, and college in the Bronx, and I’m building my family in the Bronx. What better way to serve your community than working for an organization called BronxWorks?”
– Dina Brown, Director of Middle School After-School Programs
In 2019 alone, our Education and Youth Development Department Programs engaged 174 preschool children and 6,468 school-aged youth.