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 / Bronx District Attorney Co-Sponsor Youth Summit at Foster Center

  This past weekend, youth from the South Bronx came to Reverend T. Wendell Foster Recreation Center, a community center operated by SCAN-Harbor for over 30 years, to discuss gun violence in their community. SCAN-Harbor and Office of the Bronx District Attorney hosted the Youth Summit, an event that will be the first of many […]

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 […]

What a Blast! SCAN-Harbor Performing Arts Students Spotlighted at Radio City Music Hall

The 2023 Garden of Dreams Foundation Talent Show at Radio City Music Hall featured performances from kids in youth services agencies across New York. Once again, SCAN-Harbor had several artists in the talent show, and in addition, several other youth from SCAN-Harbor’s Performing Arts Academy helped with the production of the event- including DJing, Narrating […]

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 and SCAN-Harbor 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 […]

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!   […]

SCAN-Harbor to host Fall Gala!

SCAN-Harbor’s Fall Gala October 19th, 2022   3 years ago, SCAN New York and Boys and Girls Harbor merged to become the largest youth service provider in East Harlem, Harlem, and the South Bronx. This fall, we will finally have the opportunity to share with everyone what this merger means for the communities we serve. […]

SCAN-Harbor presents reception at 116th St Festival

  This Saturday June 11th, 2022 SCAN-Harbor will be presenting a reception at Hunter College as part of the Festivities for the 116th Street Festival. The Festival runs in conjunction with Puerto Rico Day Parade, and we are very excited about being a part of such an important event.   Watch this space for updates […]

Human Services Consortium TRIE Steering Committee Youth Summit

The East Harlem community is hosting a [LIVE] Youth Summit! Join Lexington Academy students as they share out with community leaders on issues important to them at 3pm on Monday, June 6 in the Lexington Academy Auditorium. Titled “Learning Each Other, Together”, students will be speaking freely on issues that are priorities to them, including […]