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Programs

Bronx Theatre After School Programs
KHCC's Teen Center operates satellite versions of its center based youth development and college access offerings at Bronx Theatre High School via the COMPASS High and COMPASS Explore program grants.
College Directions
Our College Directions program prepares youth through individual college counseling, coaching, and guidance on their transition to college through to their freshman year and beyond.
Teen Program 2019-2020
Our philosophy is to positively impact participants lives by partnering with families, providing empowerment through decision making, building positive relationships, and encouraging youth to take initiative.
Bronx Theatre After School Programs
KHCC's Teen Center operates satellite versions of its center based youth development and college access offerings at Bronx Theatre High School via the COMPASS High and COMPASS Explore program grants.
College Directions
Our College Directions program prepares youth through individual college counseling, coaching, and guidance on their transition to college through to their freshman year and beyond.
Nutrition and Food Access Program
Participants of KHCC's Nutrition and Food Access Program see the seed to plate process in all of its stages and have a healthy green environment to escape the demands of city life.
Changing Futures
The Changing Futures child sexual abuse, domestic violence, and Campus Sexual Assault program works with 1,000 Bronx children and families annually.
Special Needs Program
We provide a fun and caring environment and structured opportunities for learning, growth, and socializing with peers. Children and adults with special needs require a special kind of care.

Events

Youth Poetry Slam
Join us for the Bronx Community Board 8 Youth Poetry Slam and Jam on June 15
Build the Block: Join the 50th Precinct
Join officers in the 50th Precinct to share your views on public safety in our community.
Sowing The Seeds Of Tomorrow
On November 14, 2016 from 6:30-9:30p.m. at the Manhattan Penthouse, we celebrated our present and fu
PRESS RELEASE - Kingsbridge Heights Community Center Neighborhood Festival
Kingsbridge Heights Community Center Neighborhood Festival BRONX, NY - April 10th, 2017
Raise the Roof
Kingsbridge Heights Community Center provides funds to support over 4,500 Bronx youth and their fami
Teen Summer Sessions
Teen Summer Sessions begin July 5th at the center, Bronx Theater and ELLIS
Great Aussie BBQ in New York
The University of Adelaide North East USA Alumni Network would like to invite you, your friends and family to the Great Aussie BBQ in New York, to celebrate the start of Fall.
KHCC Van Campaign
Join our KHCC Van Campaign TODAY and help us raise funds to support our participants!
The 22nd Annual Winter Holiday Festival
KHCC will host the 22nd Annual Winter Holiday Festival on Tuesday December 19 from 5pm to 7pm. 
KHCC Street Tree Care with NYC Parks
Members of the Kingsbridge Heights community will learn how to care for local street trees.
Get On Board with KHCC
Join us for an afternoon of sailing on the Bronx River
KHCC's Staff Holiday Party
Join the KHCCrew for a special afternoon celebrating the holiday season and the end of 2018!
Student Connections Dinner
KHCC alumni share their college experiences
S.L.E.E.P. Parent Workshop
Parents and guardians of a three-year-old child in our Head Start program are invited to attend the S.L.E.E.P. Project workshop on February 22
KHCC's 45th Anniversary Luncheon
In 2019, KHCC will be celebrating 45 Years of Service to the Bronx. Join us for a special celebration!
KHCC Annual Benefit
Join us for our 2019 Home Away From Home Benefit on Thursday, November 14, 2019!
Parenting Journey - English
Group sessions begin September 19, 2019
Parenting Journey - Spanish
Group meetings will begin on September 21, 2019
SAT Prep for High School Juniors
Register for our SAT Prep Classes for Bronx High School Juniors!

Stories

She Builds 2019 at Kingsbridge Heights Community Center Featured on NY1 and News 12 the Bronx
The event included more than 100 volunteers from real estate companies across NYC.
Press Release: Kingsbridge Heights Community Center Hosts She Builds 2019
The event, in partnership with Rebuilding Together, involved more than 100 volunteers from across NYC.
KHCC Founder Named One of Five Finalists for 2019 WellCare Champion Competition
Vote for KHCC to win WellCare Champion Competition
Kids On The Terrace Episode #1: Climate Change
Introducing KHCC's very own podcast! Kids on the Terrace will help young minds bloom with thought-provoking topics as we talk about pop culture, socioeconomic issues and cultural experiences throughout the Bronx.
Darryl “DMC” McDaniels to Lead Comic Book Workshop for Students at Kingsbridge Heights Community Center
The legendary hip-hop MC will visit KHCC on July 29 to lead a comic book workshop.
Become A KHCC Board Member
Get involved at KHCC as a member of our Board of Directors, Advisory, or Associate Board.
Celebrating KHCC at 45 [VIDEO]
In the video, we reflect on the impact of KHCC over 45 years of service in the Bronx.
Our Executive Director, Margaret Della, discusses Empowerment 45 Luncheon on BronxNet's OPEN
Margaret Della talks about KHCC's 45th Anniversary on BronxNet's OPEN
Kingsbridge Heights Community Center To Host Annual Neighborhood Festival
Kingsbridge Heights Community Center (KHCC) will host the annual Neighborhood Festival on Saturday, May 18, 2019.
PRESS RELEASE: Kingsbridge Heights Community Center Celebrates 45th Anniversary with Spring Luncheon Honoring Tarana Burke, Ruben Diaz Jr., and Steve Kimble.
Kingsbridge Heights Community Center (KHCC) will host a Spring Luncheon to mark the agency’s 45th Anniversary on May 7, 2019.
KRVC Job and Volunteer Fair
Join us at the KRVC Job and Volunteer Fair on Wednesday, April 10
DonateNYC and KHCC Pantry Partnership Highlighted on WABC and News 12 the Bronx
A recent partnership with Donate NYC could bring much-needed food to KHCC's pantry and Bronx families.
Growing Futures Summer Youth Internship
Growing Futures Summer Internship This is a paid internship that introduces participants to com
KHCC Stands With Muslim Community in Wake of Attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand
Kingsbridge Heights Community Center (KHCC) stands in solidarity with the Muslim community in the wake of attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand.
The Riverdale Press Highlights KHCC's 45 Years of Service
The Riverdale Press publishes feature story on KHCC's work in the Bronx and 45 year anniversary.
PRESS RELEASE: Kingsbridge Heights Community Center (KHCC) Honors Bronx Leaders At 2018 Benefit
Kingsbridge Heights Community Center (KHCC) Honors Bronx Heroes, Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz; President of Lehman College, Jose Luis Cruz, and The Bronx Opera at its Annual Benefit Gala
Voter Registration Now Available at KHCC
ARE YOU REGISTERED TO VOTE?We are excited to announce that Kingsbridge Heights Community Center is p
Summer Intern Reflection: Chelsea Asare
Summer intern Chelsea shares her experience at KHCC
Senator Rivera and Kingsbridge Heights Community Center Welcome First Lady Chirlane McCray to Tour Facility and Meet Participants of “Changing Futures” Program
Senator Rivera and Kingsbridge Heights Community Center Welcome First Lady Chirlane McCray to Tour Facility and Meet Participants of “Changing Futures” Program
Save the Date for KHCC's 2018 Home Away From Home Benefit
We'll be hosting out annual benefit on November 13, 2018
KHCC Joins Dinowitz and Klein to Push For Safer School Zones
Bronx, NY – Concerned parents and advocates joined Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz and State Senator
Ethical Culture Fieldston High School Partnership with KHCC ECS Promotes Growth for Bronx Children
This year, Ethical Culture Fieldston High School's partnership with Kingsbridge Heights Community C
Apply to Be A 2018-2019 Civic Corps Member at KHCC
KHCC is honored to be a 2018-2019 host site for the upcoming NYC Civic Corps cohort!This past year,
PRESS RELEASE: Kingsbridge Heights Community Center To Host Annual Neighborhood Festival
Kingsbridge Heights Community Center (KHCC) will host its Neighborhood Festival on Saturday, May 5, 2018.
Resources for Survivors of Sexual Violence
If you are a survivor of sexual violence, know that you are not alone. There are several places in New York City that offer resources and services for you.
Press Release: Raise the Roof Spring Cocktail Event to Raise Money for the Bronx’s Most Vulnerable Families
Kingsbridge Heights Community Center will host their annual Spring Rooftop Cocktail Event at Yotel NYC on May 15
News 12 the Bronx Features KHCC Special Needs Program in "Best of the Bronx" Series
April is Autism Awareness month. On April 10, News 12 the Bronx Reporter Jessica Cunnington vis
PRESS RELEASE - Big John’s Moving, Inc. Purchases New Van For Kingsbridge Heights Community Center
Thanks to the generous donation of Big John’s Moving Inc., Kingsbridge Heights Community Center has received a new van this Spring.
Celebrating 44 Years of KHCC
Help us mark our anniversary by donating and joining our celebration online.
SURVEY: How Can KHCC better serve you?
Please take our short survey to help us serve you better in 2018
How to Get Involved
KHCC provides resources to empower Bronx residents from cradle to career to advance education and we
PRESS RELEASE - "Home away from Home" Benefit
The celebration will feature an exciting performance by DMC, auction items including artwork by Jeff Koons and stories from our community. It will be a night filled with friends, music and cocktails.
KHCC Literacy Programming
At KHCC, we provide literacy resources in all of our programming for our Bronx residents from cradle to career.
Hip Hop Summer Jam
August 11, 2017 - The Uptown Vinyl Supreme collective developed a Hip-Hop Summer School program for
Community Police Roundtable Held At KHCC Bronx Times
August 06, 2016 THE BRONX: The mayor's Community Affairs Unit, Inspector Michael Nemoyten and S
DMC motivates in Kingsbridge Riverdale Press
October 26, 2016 THE BRONX : In the 1980s, Darryl DMC McDaniels, performed on stage in black j
Run-D.M.C. Icon Inspires KHCC Youth, Bronx Times
November 01, 2016 – THE BRONX : Hip hop legend Darryl ‘DMC’ McDaniels spok
Annual holiday food drive at Riverdale Press
November 23, 2016 at THE BRONX :  Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz's annual holiday food drive is
Teens advocate for summer job funding, Riverdale Press
February 1, 2017,  THE BRONX : Six high school students from the northwest Bronx sat in A
Teens come clean about life, emotions at youth poetry slam at Riverdale Press
Students discuss racism and suicide at youth poetry slam.
ESOL Students work with Bronx Opera to learn English.
Kingsbridge Heights ESOL students showcased their progress learning English with a presentation on the national anthem.
Bronx Non-Profit Growing Healthier Community for People of All Ages
A Bronx non-profit organization is working to make the community healthier — from its smallest residents to its oldest. Borough reporter Erin Clarke has the story.
REFLECTIONS ON AN INTERN'S EXPERIENCE AT KHCC
Starting two months ago as a Development and Communications Intern at KHCC, I had no idea how much I
Q & A WITH AFTER SCHOOL AND SUMMER CAMP DIRECTOR LAMONT JACKSON
We caught up with Lamont Jackson and chatted about his exciting role in our youth's development.KHCC
Q & A WITH KHCC ALUMNI YESSY ALVAREZ
Recently we had the opportunity to talk to former KHCC participant, Yessy Alvarez, while he was home
KHCC COMBATING OBESITY WITH FOOD LITERACY AND HEALTHY EATING
The power of food literacy and active participation in the process of growing fresh fruits and veget
Q & A WITH EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, MARGARET DELLA
Recently, we sat down with our Executive Director Margaret Della to learn more about her experiences