Yesterday we had a special visit from New Balance Fitness Ambassador Eliza, of Kick it by Eliza. Her “music driven, sweat inducing, kickboxing inspired” group fitness classes bring people together to learn exciting and empowering cardio, kickboxing. This 13 round fitness method is working to empower females. Eliza and her FEMPIRE showed our New... read more »
This striking piece titled, “Can’t Stop” by our own Club member Aleynna Quinones, was recently featured on the creative youth development blog Seen and Heard. The acrylic paint and pencil on paper is a depiction of Malala, a well-known, current women’s and Muslim rights activist. The black censor bar over her mouth symbolizes her being silenced along with... read more »
Thank you Hercules Capital for providing West End House with a stellar group of volunteers on Tuesday, July 31st! The phenomenal team of six helped support our Printmaking, Chess Club, Bead Animals, and a number of other fun programs! Everyone here had a blast!
Thanks Northeastern Baseball Team for the skills clinic and Turner Construction for sponsoring the event Tuesday! 19 of our members got to work on the fundamentals of fielding, pitching and batting. They loved putting their new and refined skills to the test in a simulated game afterwards. Thanks for a great summer day on... read more »
Thursday we were lucky enough to have some of our West End House Alumni including; Nuria, Leon, Miles, Meyling, Natalia, Waleed, and Denisha attend Teen Leadership to talk with our 8th and 9th grade students. Our amazing Alumni spoke with our students about their transition from middle to high school/high school to college. They... read more »