Black History Month Celebration at SCAN-Harbor’s Johnson Center

On the evening of February 16th, at SCAN-Harbor’s Johnson Center in East Harlem, Assemblymember Edward Gibbs will present a Black History Month Event honoring civic leaders in New York who have broken barriers to become the first African American to reach their esteemed position. Invitees for the event include:   Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg […]

Lew Zuchman Featured in City College of New York Annual Report

Last year, SCAN-Harbor Executive Director, Lew Zuchman was invited to speak at the Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership at City College of New York. Mr. Zuchman spoke about his history with the civil rights movement as a 1961 Freedom Rider. The discussion delved into the past and educated attendees about civil rights […]

SCAN-Harbor at Garden of Dreams night at Madison Square Garden!

Several children from SCAN-Harbor programs were featured at Madison Square Garden Thursday night at a sold out (18,000+) New York Rangers game against the Toronto Maple Leafs.   7-year old Ariana Caban was the Special Announcer for the night, and introduced the New York Rangers on the score-board screen as they came out for the […]

Self-Defense Program Spotlight

For the past 21 years, our South-Bronx based program has worked to prevent arrests and re-arrests of at-risk teenagers. Over this period of time, re-arrests of previously arrested clients have been reduced by over 70%.   Services include weekly home visits focused on individual and family counseling, peer groups, and socialization trips where the young […]

Governor Hochul Visits SCAN-Harbor

  Governor Kathy Hochul visited a SCAN-Harbor site recently to commemorate a seniors program that serves the community in and around the Johnson Houses NYCHA Development.   The program is part of SCAN-Harbor activities at Johnson Community Center, a DYCD funded NYCHA Cornerstone which is operated by SCAN-Harbor.   At her visit, SCAN-Harbor, along with […]

SCAN-Harbor 2022 Fall Gala a Smashing Success!

  The Inaugural SCAN-Harbor Gala was a huge success! The event raised over $1,000,000 for the organization, and in addition to the funds raised, the evening was a beautiful gathering that brought everyone together to celebrate the  youth and families of SCAN-Harbor. The theme of the evening, “Better Together,” not only was a nod to […]

Wyclef Jean performs with SCAN-Harbor Performing Arts Academy at Gala October 2022

Remembering Judith Stoll

SCAN-Harbor mourns the loss of Board Member Judith Stoll.     Judy had been a board member for over 20 years with SCAN New York, now SCAN-Harbor. Her commitment to the organization and its missions is exemplified in far more than simply her length of service.   As a labor lawyer, Judy was instrumental in […]

Wyclef Jean to play SCAN-Harbor Gala!

Join us for this very special event!     **UPDATE** for ticket information, please contact Geoff Knight: If you would like to make a donation in lieu of your attendance, please click here. (AND THANKS SO MUCH!)   *JUST ANNOUNCED* Wyclef Jean will be performing at SCAN-Harbor’s 2022 Fall Gala on October 19th!   […]

Bronx Community Park renamed to honor Reverend T. Wendell Foster

    Earlier this month, SCAN-Harbor was honored to host a very special event where the late Reverend T. Wendell Foster was honored with the renaming of a park in the Bronx. The plans for the renaming started last year, but this event on September 18th officially marked the renaming.   SCAN-Harbor’s Performing Arts Academy […]

SCAN-Harbor, Partnership with Projects with Care featured on CBS News!

SCAN-Harbor and Projects with Care on the News!   SCAN-Harbor has always had great pride in its relationship with Projects with Care, and we recently had another reason to celebrate this partnership!   In the Bronx, 250 book bags were distributed at our Bronx Family Renewal Center. The initiative is part of Projects with Care, […]