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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.
ISLA Teen Advantage
KHCC's Teen Advantage program engages its youth by taking leadership, giving them access to college readiness tools, and as well as, giving them a free spaces to express themselves.
ELLIS High School Partnership 2019-2020
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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.


Youth Poetry Slam
Join us for the Bronx Community Board 8 Youth Poetry Slam and Jam on June 15
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
After School Respite Summer Session and KEEN
After School Respite summer session will run between Wednesday, July 5th thru Tuesday, August 15th (
After School Registration NOW Open
Same program, new location - P.S. 207!
KHCC Van Campaign
Join our KHCC Van Campaign TODAY and help us raise funds to support our participants!
Get On Board with KHCC
Join us for an afternoon of sailing on the Bronx River
Join KHCC at the Women's March
Staff, participants and community members are invited to join KHCC for a trip to Washington, D.C. for the Women's March
Mid-Winter Vacation Camp
Students in Kindergarten through 8th Grade are invited to participate in our 4-day camp held February 19-22, 2019.
Spring Break Vacation Camp
Students in Kindergarten through 5th Grade are invited to participate in our 5-day Spring Camp
Youth Department End-of-Year Celebration
Participants in youth department programming are invited to attend the celebration BBQ and showcase
KHCC Annual Benefit
Join us for our 2019 Home Away From Home Benefit on Thursday, November 14, 2019!
Youth Department's Thanksgiving Fest
Youth department participants and families are invited to celebrate with gratitude at a Thanksgiving Fest on November 24.


A Special 2020 Message from Our Executive Director
Our Exectutive Director, Margaret Della, reflects on 2019 and shares thoughts on the new year.
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.
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.
KHCC Tweens Debut Spring 2019 Film
As part of a collaboration with Justice Behind the Pen, students produced and debuted a film.
Growing Futures Summer Youth Internship
Growing Futures Summer Internship This is a paid internship that introduces participants to com
Meet Our 2018-2019 NYC Civic Corps Member
Jamil Jennings is our new Civic Corps Member. He will be leading our volunteer 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
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
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
Run-D.M.C. Icon Inspires KHCC Youth, Bronx Times
November 01, 2016 – THE BRONX : Hip hop legend Darryl ‘DMC’ McDaniels spok
Teens come clean about life, emotions at youth poetry slam at Riverdale Press
Students discuss racism and suicide at youth poetry slam.
We caught up with Lamont Jackson and chatted about his exciting role in our youth's development.KHCC
Youth in the KHCC SONYC program have teamed up with artist Kristin McIver and Residency Unlimited to
Recently we had the opportunity to talk to former KHCC participant, Yessy Alvarez, while he was home