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Programs

Mid-Winter Camp 2018
Registration for our Mid-winter Vacation Camp is now OPEN! Our Mid-winter vacation camp offers children in grade K through 8 a meaningful Mid-winter recess filled with stimulating activities and field trips.
ELLIS High School Partnership
KHCC provides pilot versions of its own signature Teen Center and College Directions programs at ELLIS Preparatory on the nearby JFK Educational Campus.
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.
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.
SONYC Center Based Tween Program
KHCC's SONYC Middle School programs engage youth at our main site, and at the International School for Liberal Arts (ISLA) on the nearby Walton Campus. We engage over 160 students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade from our community annually. Our SONYC programs also provide first come/first serve summer camp slots (funding permitting).
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
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.
Early Learn NY/Head Start
High quality pre-school programs for 3 and 4 year olds.
Pre K for All
Pre K for All prepares 4 year olds for kindergarten.
Changing Futures
The Changing Futures child sexual abuse, domestic violence, and Campus Sexual Assault program works with 1,000 Bronx children and families annually.
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
Our Adult ESOL program enables participants to improve their reading, writing, and speaking English skills
SONYC Middle School Program @ ISLA
KHCC's SONYC Middle School programs engage youth at our main site, and at the International School for Liberal Arts (ISLA) on the nearby Walton Campus. We engage over 160 students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade from our community annually.
Early Head Start
Early Head Start provides a nurturing environment designed to support and enhance the earliest developmental needs from pregnancy to 3 years of age.
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.
After School Program
KHCC's After School Program serves children from K through fifth grade. It provides fun and engaging ways to both relax and learn after a long day at school, through sports, music, arts and gardening.

Events

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
Butterfly Cafe Grand Opening
Fundraiser to Support KHCC Summer Camp/After School
KHCC Van Campaign
Join our KHCC Van Campaign TODAY and help us raise funds to support our participants!
KHCC Park Grand Opening
Come One, Come All To Our Brand New Park!
Queering the Lines - LGBTQ Group
We're reaching out to everyone in the LGBTQ community!
KHCC in Focusing on Wellness
Starting September 23rd, Victor Chaves will lead a yoga class Saturdays from 10-11am at KHCC.
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.
Safe Dates Group
The Changing Futures Program is launching its Safe Dates group, beginning September 25th!
Weekly Food Pantry
Please stop by and register for the Food Pantry to receive fresh produce. The Food Pantry will run every Wednesday from 5 pm - 7 pm.
Parenting Journey
Seeking support? Interested in connecting with other parents? Our programs are designed to help you meet life's challenges and to thrive!
Family Volunteer Day
Come and join the KHCC community on Saturday October 21, 2017 from 10am -1pm for a fun day of volunteering for the family.
KHCC Annual Benefit
We would like to invite you to celebrate KHCC as a Home Away from Home for our community, with friends, fun, music and cocktails on November 14, 2017 from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at Manhattan Penthouse.
The 22nd Annual Winter Holiday Festival
KHCC will host the 22nd Annual Winter Holiday Festival on Tuesday December 19 from 5pm to 7pm. 
Student Connections Dinner
KHCC alumni share their college experiences
KHCC Street Tree Care with NYC Parks
Members of the Kingsbridge Heights community will learn how to care for local street trees.
Universal Pre-K Open House
KHCC's Early Childhood Services department will meet with parents interested in our UPK program
Mid-Winter Vacation Camp
Students in Kindergarten through 8th Grade are invited to participate in our 4-day camp held Fe
Citizenship Classes at KHCC
In collaboration with The Citizenship Project, we will be offering free citizenship classes. Th
ASP's Black History Month Celebration
Close out Black History Month by joining us for a celebration of African-American contributions to American history.
After School Robotics
During this 8-week session, students learn to design, engineer and control robots.
Open House for Summer Day Camp 2018
Attend to find out how you can enroll your child in our Summer Day camp
Spring Break Vacation Camp
Students in Kindergarten through 8th Grade are invited to participate in our 5-day Spring Camp
Pride Beauty Gallery
Embrace your voice at this event during Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Earth Day: Week of the Young Child
Join our Early Childhood Services Department as they celebrate Earth Day.
Annual Neighborhood Festival
Join us for a day of fun and games, music, food, and showcasing the culture of KHCC, and a true community celebration!
Mother's Day Celebration with Latino Outdoors
Join KHCC and Latino Outdoors for a Mother's Day volunteer event in our park.
Raise the Roof Happy Hour
Join KHCC for our annual Rooftop Happy Hour at the Yotel Rooftop Bar in the heart of Midtown Manhattan.

Stories

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.
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.
Become a KHCC Sponsor
Join us as a KHCChampion and support our cradle to career programming!
Purchase A Gift and Support KHCC
We've got exclusive items that will be perfect gifts for your significant other, family members and
KHCC Garden Featured in UN Photo Showcase
Our new garden was named a finalist in the UN Food Gardens' Feed Your City photo showcase.
SURVEY: How Can KHCC better serve you?
Please take our short survey to help us serve you better in 2018
A Day in Gamer’s Gathering
Volunteer Danny Mindich talks about his experience as a volunteer gaming teacher at KHCC.
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 Celebrates Grand Opening of Donated Park
The grand opening of a park, converted from a former parking lot, at Kingsbridge Heights Community Center was celebrated on Wednesday, September 13.
KHCC Paves Parking Lot With Plants
Students and community members of all ages - and those who use wheelchairs - can participate in KHCC's garden activities.
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
Run-D.M.C. Icon Inspires KHCC Youth, Bronx Times
November 01, 2016 – THE BRONX : Hip hop legend Darryl ‘DMC’ McDaniels spok
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.
AN ABUSE SURVIVORS STORY OF SUCCESS
I would like to share a story with you from the Changing Futures program (CFP) at KHCC.Changing Futu
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
SONYC YOUTH TEAM UP WITH ARTIST TO CREATE GREEN ART INSTALLATION
Youth in the KHCC SONYC program have teamed up with artist Kristin McIver and Residency Unlimited to
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