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Register for our Middle School Leadership Summit!

Filed in Events, Youth by on November 14, 2017 • views: 93
Register for our Middle School Leadership Summit!

The 2017 Pelham PACT Middle School Leadership Summit will take place on Wednesday, December 7 at the Pelham Country Club. The title of this year’s summit is Social Media for Positive Leadership and Change, and the day will be facilitated by a motivational speaker and comedian. Students will meet in small groups of 10 to talk […]

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Pelham Middle School Youth Summit Permission Slips

Filed in Events, Parents, Uncategorized, Youth by on November 7, 2017 • views: 59
Pelham Middle School Youth Summit Permission Slips

Is your middle schooler interested in attending our 2017 Youth Summit, Social Media for Positive Leadership and Change? If so, please download the following permission slip, sign it, and return it to the main office at PMS by December 1st. 2017 MS Summit Permission Slip

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Pelham LOFT Hosts K-5 Waterpark Night at Kinetic

Filed in News, Parents, Youth by on November 2, 2017 • views: 41
Pelham LOFT Hosts K-5 Waterpark Night at Kinetic

Join Pelham LOFT this Friday, November 3rd from 4-6 PM at Kinetic Sports Club! Students in grades K-5 are invited to splash, slide and play in the sprinklers at Kinetic’s brand-new waterpark. Tickets are $15 per person and can be purchased here in advance. Fine print: Children ages 5 and under must be accompanied by […]

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Internship Applications Now Open!

Filed in Internships, News, Parents, Youth by on May 18, 2017 • views: 678
Internship Applications Now Open!

Calling all teens! Apply Now to be a PACT Summer Intern! Applications for PACT’s summer internship program are now open! This paid summer internship program provides high school students with an opportunity to build leadership skills and experience by participating in youth-led community projects. These projects focus on supporting youth efforts to create an environment that […]

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It’s National Prevention Week!

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents, Youth by on May 15, 2017 • views: 353
It’s National Prevention Week!

May 15-20, 2017     Today kicks off National Prevention Week from SAMHSA, which focuses on prevention tools and tactics to keep teens and young adults from using and abusing alcohol, drugs, tobacco and other drugs. Each day throughout the week, we’ll be sharing personal stories from organizations across the country who are doing what […]

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May Marks National Mental Health Awareness Month

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents, Youth by on May 3, 2017 • views: 452
May Marks National Mental Health Awareness Month

Throughout the month of May, many organizations will celebrate National Mental Health Awareness Month, including the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), Mental Health America, and SAMHSA’s National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day on May 4. If your son broke his leg, you would go to the doctor, right? If your daughter had bronchitis, you […]

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Pelham’s Teen Field Fest is May 13!

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, News, Youth by on April 17, 2017 • views: 436
Pelham’s Teen Field Fest is May 13!

PACT’s Youth Leadership Council and Pelham LOFT have officially announced their first-ever Field Fest, which will take place on Saturday, May 13, from 6-10pm at Glover Field. $5 admission & $1 food! Visit PelhamLOFT.org for more details about the event, including specific activities! Please note, all attendees must have a parent sign this waiver (also included below) in […]

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Review of Screenagers by Angelina Rosa

Filed in Events, Youth by on April 11, 2017 • views: 259
Review of Screenagers by Angelina Rosa

On March 21, 2017, around 200 people gathered for a screening of the documentary Screenagers at The Picture House, sponsored by Pelham PACT, Community Care Center, and the Pelham Middle School PTA. Here is a review of the film by Pelham Memorial High School student and PACT Youth Leadership Council member, Angelia Rosa. “Technological innovation and advancement […]

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April 20 is Healthy Teen Brain Day

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, News, Parents, Youth by on April 10, 2017 • views: 299
April 20 is Healthy Teen Brain Day

Last year, the Westchester Coalition for Drug and Alcohol Free Youth, in partnership with more than 20 coalitions and municipalities throughout the county, proclaimed April 20 as Healthy Teen Brain Day. The day, 420, has become associated in pop culture with marijuana use, so Pelham PACT and other coalitions used the day to honor teens who are making […]

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April is Alcohol Awareness Month

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents, Youth by on April 4, 2017 • views: 372
April is Alcohol Awareness Month

Alcohol is the most commonly used and abused drug among youth in the United States. As teenagers mature, it is natural and developmentally appropriate for them to assert their independence, and that often turns into seeking new challenges and taking more risks. Many teens want to try alcohol but may not fully realize its negative […]

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Pelham LOFT Launches Teen Website

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents, Youth by on March 27, 2017 • views: 308
Pelham LOFT Launches Teen Website

  After months of hard work, PACT’s Youth Leadership Council is proud to present the brand new website for Pelham LOFT: www.pelhamloft.org. Pelham teens can visit this website to find out about local news, teen events, volunteer opportunities, and updates from PACT. “We are so proud of our teens, who have truly developed this website […]

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Kahoot Trivia Night for Teens on March 31

Filed in Events, News, Youth by on March 7, 2017 • views: 321
Kahoot Trivia Night for Teens on March 31

PACT’s Youth Leadership Council and the Pelham LOFT present: Kahoot Trivia Night at JCafe! Friday, March 31 from 5-6:30pm at JCafe $5 entry fee includes free food! Register your team to attend by visiting Eventbrite!

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