Partnership for After School Education


August 04, 2017

Free After-School Photography Program

NYC SALT has partnered with NYC Parks Computer and Resource Centers to provide five free digital photography and imaging workshops to 75 students committed to enrolling in the program for the 2017-2018 school year. Classes meet once a week for 2 hours and will run from October 2, 2017 - May 19, 2018. Students will learn how to see pictures in the world around them through an understanding of composition, light, color and moment. No previous photography experience required. As part of the class, students are provided with equipment and can choose between five NYC Parks & Recreation Centers: West Bronx, Washington Heights, Chelsea, East Village and LES. Only high school students qualifying for free or reduced lunch will be considered. The online application is due September 1, 2017. For questions email applications@nycsalt.org or call 917-929-0325.

August 04, 2017

​Karma for Cara Foundation's Microgrant Program for Students

Karma for Cara Foundation (K4C) helps young citizen leaders execute and magnify their initiatives to help repair the world. Through the K4C microgrant program, students 18 years of age and under may apply for funds between $250 and $1,000 to complete service projects in their communities. Applications are due October 1, 2017. For all questions related to microgrants, please contact k4cmicrogrants@livingclassrooms.org.