BRONXWORKS COMMUNITY FACILITY
Bronxworks has been serving the people of the Bronx with life-changing services for over 40 years. The Bronxworks Community Facility space may include educational programs for children, workforce development for adults, and social services for low-income families. Bronxworks plans to maintain ongoing dialogue with neighbors and supporting organizations to preserve a pulse on the community’s needs.
CityScience is a placed-based program that uses the natural and built environments of New York City as laboratories for active learning. A CityScience children’s “maker space” at Bronx Point will house a range of age appropriate materials from craft projects to digital printing, and serve as a home base for competitive elementary and middle school LEGO First teams.
THE BILLION OYSTER PROJECT
The Billion Oyster Project is a long-term, large-scale plan to restore one billion live oysters to New York Harbor and waterways over the next twenty years. In the process of resorting oysters, the project trains thousands of New York City’s young people to restore the ecology and economy of their local maritime environment.