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Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

The Lower Eastside Girls Club of New York

New York
$1.5 million



A leader in youth programming, the club provides at-risk girls and young women with real-world experiences in the arts, science, technology, and other areas that contribute to increased literacy, health, leadership, and self-confidence. With this challenge grant, the club is establishing a new LEED-rated Center for Community to house its programming and increase participation.