Harlem Children's Zone - Programs support - Stavros Niarchos Foundation

Harlem Children's Zone

Programs support
For support and expansion of two early childhood programs, the Baby College and the Harlem Gems/Head Start.
The Harlem Children´s Zone was founded as the Rheedlen Center for Children and Families more than 30 years ago. Renamed five years ago, the Harlem Children´s Zone´s mission is to create a community in Central Harlem that provides all of its children with the support and services available in more affluent communities. The Harlem Children´s Zone also works on health issues facing adolescents, and offers programming including nutrition and fitness programs for young people and their parents.