Children of Promise, NYC

About Children of Promise, NYC

Children of Promise, NYC (CPNYC) is a non-profit organization in Bedford-Stuyvesant (Bed Stuy) Brooklyn, whose mission is to embrace the children of incarcerated parents and empower them to break the cycle of intergenerational involvement in the criminal justice system. CPNYC offers an innovative and unique mental health clinic, after-school program and summer day camp, the only one of its kind in New York City, specifically designed to meet the needs, interests and concerns of children left behind by parents serving time in prison.


Camp Counselor

June 2019 - August 2019 New York City, NY
“The campers were a lot of fun to work with, they have a lot of energy and they kept me motivated to help them grow. The program provided a lot fun trips and activities to keep them busy. Most situations were dealt with professionally.”

Education Intern

June 2018 - August 2018 New York City, NY
“You'll work with some of the kindest, brightest kids you've ever met. The organization is filled with so much love, and everyone brings their best for the kids.”
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