Elevate - New York is a comprehensive, youth development, wrap-around program that provides: accredited in-school elective classes; mentoring 24/7/365; adventure/exposure excursions; and college and career readiness programming.
Elevate - New York's mission is to build long-term, life-changing relationships with urban youth in New York City.
Elevate - New York provides an alternative to many students throughout the Bronx and across NYC that have fallen through the cracks, by improving the lives of New York City students in tangible and concrete ways.
Elevate - New York currently works with students in the Bronx Studio School for Writers and Artists in the South Bronx, and has previously worked with students at Banana Kelly High School.
Based on the successful Colorado Uplift model, Elevate was founded in 2009, and has successfully worked with more than 2,000 students.