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CASA Leads Bronx Fight for a #RentFreeze from RGB

Community Action for Safe Apartments

Bronx tenants were out in force last night to tell the Rent Guidelines Board (RGB) not to increase rents! For over 5 hours, tenant after tenant shared how pressures of displacement are forcing them out of ...

 

Bronx Times: Tenants protest conditions at 1072 Woodycrest Ave

Community Action for Safe Apartments

Tenants at 1072 Woodycrest Ave have been living without gas since January and without reliable elevator service for years. Their landlord recently swapped out their gas stoves for electric ones and is fixing their elevator ...

 

Using the Power of Marketing Against Junk Food

Community Food Action

Bronx Helpers performing a skit set in a fast food restaurant.   Beginning in January, a group of middle school students at New Settlement's Bronx Helpers have been working on a countermarketing project in which they learned ...

 

Earth Day Celebration at PS 42

Community Food Action

We are excited to announce that beginning in the 2018-2019 school year we will be hosting a FoodCorps member at a new partner school, PS 42, in addition to our FoodCorps member at PS 294! ...

 

New Settlement Students Participate in College Decision Day 2018

College Access Center

New Settlement was one of 20 organizations to partner with HEAF for the 6th annual College Decision Day. It was a magical and inspirational evening celebrating over 200 students from 20 organizations across NYC announcing ...

 

Samira Mahamadou has been Awarded a $2000 Scholarship from the United Neighborhood Houses Viacom Scholarship Program!

College Access Center

We are pleased to announce that Samira Mahamadou has been awarded a $2000 scholarship from the United Neighborhood Houses Viacom Scholarship Program. The United Neighborhood Houses Viacom College Scholarship Program seeks to promote tolerance and positive ...

 

New Settlement Hosted its 5th Annual College and Career Fair at the Taft Educational Campus

College Access Center

New Settlement held it's fifth annual College and Career Fair at the Taft Educational Campus. High school juniors who attend school on the Taft Educational Campus were able to talk to representatives from the 39 ...

 

Congratulations to Mohamed Koanda who received SUNY's 2018 Chancellor's Award for Student Excellence

College Access Center

Mohamed Koanda, a participant in New Settlement's College Success Program, received the 2018 Chancellor's Award for Student Excellence at Buffalo State. The Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence honors State University of New York students who ...