My Friends Place NY
Enriching the Lives of Extraordinary Kids

Our mission is to empower underserved youths and their families
through learning opportunities and youth development programs
to help them become confident, self-sufficient and increase awareness of mental health.

Our mission is to empower underserved youths and their families
through learning opportunities and youth development programs
to help them become confident, self-sufficient and increase awareness of mental health.

Our mission is to empower underserved youths and their families
through learning opportunities and youth development programs
to help them become confident, self-sufficient and increase awareness of mental health.

Make a Positive Impact for the Future

My Friends Place NY Inc. is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization formed by a group of young Asian professionals based in Brooklyn in 2015. We are a team of enthusiastic professionals striving to improve the lives of the next generation of youths in the Chinese community in NYC.

My Friends Place NY Inc. is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization formed by a group of young Asian professionals based in Brooklyn in 2015. We are a team of enthusiastic professionals striving to improve the lives of the next generation of youths in the Chinese community in NYC.

My Friends Place NY Inc. is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization
formed by a group of young Asian professionals based in Brooklyn in 2015.
We are a team of enthusiastic professionals striving to improve
the lives of the next generation of youths in the Chinese community in NYC.

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Programs

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Community Involvement

My Friends Place NY seeks community and corporate partnership to benefit the youths that we serve. We hope to foster volunteerism by creating engaging community activities and helping our youths gain vocational skills.

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Special Needs

We have an enrichment program fill with games, arts and crafts and music activities to enrich the youths' lives.

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Mental Health Services

My Friends Place NY can connect private mental health services to those who need it to work on life’s challenging matters.

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Academic Prep

In the summer of 2016, My Friends Place NY partnered with the Chinese American Planning Council (CPC) to host eight yoga and stress management workshops for 9th and 10th graders at New Utrecht High School. This program was made possible through a grant from Citizens Committee of NYC. This program continues in 2017.

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Yoga For Youth

In the summer of 2016, My Friends Place NY partnered with the Chinese American Planning Council (CPC) to host eight yoga and stress management workshops for 9th and 10th graders at New Utrecht High School. This program was made possible through a grant from Citizens Committee of NYC. This program continues in 2017.

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Mentoring

Mentors (21+) will be matched to a youth (age 13-18) who currently resides in Brooklyn. Our youths need a friend who will be there to listen and provide guidance to better shape their social skills so that they have the skills to succeed.

Our Latest Events

Virtual Children Storytime & Song-a-long

We are hosting a free virtual Storytime and Sing-a-song program for children. Please see the flyer for more details.

 

Time:

EVERY FRIDAYS on these dates: 7/24 - 8/28/2020
每周五,从7月24日到8月28日

 

 7pm - 7:30pm

晚上7点 - 7点半

 

Sign up here:

children flyer

2020 Virtual Enrichment Program

We are hosting a free virtual enrichment program for 11th and 12th graders. Please see the flyer for more details.

 

Time:

July 14th - August 27th
Tuesdays & Thursday 10 am - 12 pm

 

Sign up here:

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COVID-19 Collective Memories Project

Please join our project as we are gathering the community’s response to the pandemic.

Tell us your story in the form of drawings, photos, journals, diaries, blog entries, thoughts and feelings, memories of family members, words of encouragement, thank you letters, how did you cope, how you or someone helping others,  and/or anything you want to share related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

We hope this project can help us reflect, express, and heal together as a community.

 

Please submit your story here:

Collective memories flyer

Virtual Yoga Program

Hi Friends, we are hosting a FREE virtual yoga program.

We will be running 5 weeks of free virtual yoga programs for older adults and families on Saturdays. Please see attached flyer.

Dates:
Every Saturday on 6/20, 6/27, 7/11, 7/18, 7/25

9:15am - 10am Yoga Program for older adults
To RSVP here: form1

10:15am-11:15am Family Yoga Program
To RVSP: form2
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