Meet Anthony! He likes playing sports and games at NIYC and looks up to Mr. Reggie and Ms. Shanta as role models. He likes that NIYC staff work and play with students and admire them.
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Meet Antionette! She wants to be a police officer when she grows up and her favorite color is pink. She loves playing games and learning with friends at New Image Youth Center.
Meet Dashawna! She likes New Image Youth Center because it provides her a safe place to have fun, learn, and eat good food. She is a great reader and wants to be a teacher when she gets older.
Meet Diana! She wants to be a track coach when she grows up and her favorite food is pizza. Ms. Shanta is her role model and NIYC is special to her because she gets to meet friends and participate in fun activities.
Meet Nadarrian! New Image Youth Center is special to him because they take them out on field trip around the community and there are many community helpers. NIYC always pushes him to learn something new.
Meet Nasiah! Someday he wants to run a business and looks to his teacher as a role model to help get him there. He enjoys the all the different activities New Image Youth Center provides for the students.
There's Good in My Hood is a book that highlights how children living in poverty-stricken areas find ways to succeed and demonstrates that there is always hope, sometimes just around the corner.
NEW! There is Good in my NeighbourHOOD - This is no ordinary coloring book, but one designed to help encourage minority youth to recognize all of the successful people who are in their neighborHood.