SCAN-Harbor Holiday Toy Drive

  SCAN-Harbor would like to thank its supporters for contributing to our Holiday Toy Drive!   If you would like to help us send as many gifts to as many children in our care as possible, there is still time.    Anyone who wishes to donate, can give online:   Or, a check can […]

SCAN-Harbor Performing Arts Academy with Quite the Busy Summer!

To say that the Performing Arts Academy has had a busy summer would be an understatement. To recount all of the activities would take quite some time, so we wanted to share some highlights, because we are so proud of both the youth in the program who are pouring their hearts out for the program, […]

SCAN-Harbor Performing Arts Academy students pose at the end of their showcase performance!

SCAN-Harbor Performing Arts Academy Fall/Winter 2023 Registration Open

Pre-Registration has begun for SCAN-Harbor Performing Arts Academy.   We are a tuition free program, based in East Harlem, servicing students ages 3 – 24.   Fall / Winter classes will begin Tuesday October 3rd 2023, Tuesday – Saturday.   Please use the link below to pre-register.   Pre-registration link – Fall 2023 – 2024: […]

SCAN-Harbor Welcomes Lanita A. Ward-Jones, MSG Entertainment, to W.I.S.H. Program Event

On Monday June 5th, SCAN-Harbor’s W.I.S.H. (We. I. She. He.) program welcomed Lanita A. Ward-Jones, Senior coordinator of Theater Operations at Madison Square Garden Entertainment, to a monthly program activity called “Monday Mix-Up.” The event aims to provide a safe space for members of the LGBTQ community. Ms. Ward-Jones spoke to participants about the importance […]

SCAN-Harbor’s Board President, Jamel Oeser-Sweat speaks at UNH Event

Last week, at an event hosted by United Neighborhood Houses (UNH), a 100 year old entity that represents 46 neighborhood settlement houses, reaching 765,000 New Yorkers, SCAN-Harbor’s board president, Jamel Oeser-Sweat was invited to speak on a panel discussion on advocacy for human services. We are honored to have been included in such a way, […]

Jamel Oeser-Sweat joins panel discussion on advocacy for human services.

SCAN-Harbor’s Janice Harrison Honored with Award from COFCCA!

  SCAN-Harbor Directors and Staff were thrilled to hear that Janice Harrison was honored with an award from COFCCA (The Council of Family and Child Caring Agencies)! The award, named the Jim Purcell Excellence Award, is given to a staff in a youth services agency “who demonstrates excellence in their job.”   Janice is currently […]