Guidance on Mental Health and Youth from the National Alliance of Mental Illness NYC

Sep 22, 2020 10 Min Read

  In the United States, approximately 20% of children aged 13–18 experience a mental health condition, and suicide is the third leading cause of death in adolescents and young adults. ...

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For Freedoms On Opening Up A Portal To New Tomorrows

Sep 15, 2020 6 Min Read

Image via For Freedoms.  For Freedoms repurposes spaces that would typically be used for advertising, delivering critical messages about democracy and human rights. Through arts, history, and commun...

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Celebrate Diversity with Calpulli Mexican Dance Company

Sep 08, 2020 3 Min Read

  If you live in New York you have probably seen Calpulli Mexican Dance Company performing in Central Park, at the Brooklyn Public Library, and in Queens’ open stages, wearing beautiful tradition...

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With Amnesty International USA and Animal Outlook on the power of marching with determination - WASHINGTON

Aug 31, 2020 9 Min Read

  People gathering at Lincoln Memorial during the speeches.  Thousands of people marched on Friday in Washington DC, demanding racial justice and equality, in support of the Black Lives Matter Mov...

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El Taller Latino Americano on Bringing The Gap Between Latin Americans and North Americans

Aug 25, 2020 3 Min Read

    El Taller Latino Americano is community-based arts and education institution founded in New York City in 1979 to bridge the gap between Latin Americans and North Americans through the language...

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Materials for the Arts on Recycling for Justice

Aug 18, 2020 9 Min Read

Photo via @materialsforthearts.  Materials for the Arts is one of NYXT’s newest video content partners. We invited Harriet Taub, the organization’s Executive Director, to talk about their socia...

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Improve your Reading and Writing Skills with These 5 Organizations

Aug 11, 2020 6 Min Read

 Photo via @strandbookstore. Improve your reading and writing skills with these 5 organizations    A total of 3.4 million New Yorkers are either functionally illiterate (reading below the 5th-gra...

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