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A Video That Shows Pelham Middle Schoolers Are Leaders

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, We Connect. It Matters., Youth by on February 12, 2016 • views: 480
A Video That Shows Pelham Middle Schoolers Are Leaders

Pelham student Jonathan Salama produced this great video that captures the first  middle school Youth Leadership Summit, which was held in December at the Pelham Country Club. Enjoy!

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PMHS Freshmen Jennifer Bell and Joey Silva Are Recipents of the January HOPP (Heart of Pelham PACT) Award

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents, Youth by on February 9, 2016 • views: 403
PMHS Freshmen Jennifer Bell and Joey Silva Are Recipents of the January HOPP (Heart of Pelham PACT) Award

Pelham Memorial High School freshmen Jennifer Bell and Joey Silva were honored with the January Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award.  Through the HOPP Award, PACT is seeking to acknowledge those sometimes quiet achievements and contributions of students that may not ordinarily be recognized.  The January HOPP Award is sponsored by Art Scinta of Houlihan […]

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Talk on “Teen Suicide, Mental Health and Prevention” This Thursday, February 11 at The Manor Club

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, Parents, Youth by on February 9, 2016 • views: 378
Talk on “Teen Suicide, Mental Health and Prevention” This Thursday, February 11 at The Manor Club

Suicide is the third leading cause of death for youth age 10-24, according the National Alliance on Mental Illness. With the recent tragic loss of two Fordham Prep students, many parents are seeking information to better inform their discussions with their teens about suicide and understanding what they can do to prevent it. The Manor […]

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The New Facts About Marijuana – And What Pelham Teens Think About It

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Uncategorized, Youth by on February 3, 2016 • views: 711
The New Facts About Marijuana – And What Pelham Teens Think About It

As the legalization of both medical and recreational marijuana in many states takes hold, teens and adults may underestimate the effects and risks of using this increasingly available drug. As February is Marijuana Awareness Month, PACT wants to take a moment to update parents on what marijuana use is like today – among other things […]

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Pelham’s PACT Coalition Announces December Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award Recipients

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Youth by on January 9, 2016 • views: 419
Pelham’s PACT Coalition Announces December Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award Recipients

Congratulations to Pelham Memorial High School senior Clara Choate and junior Gregory Gordon, who were honored with the December Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award. Through the HOPP Award, PACT is seeking to acknowledge those sometimes quiet achievements and contributions of students that may not ordinarily be recognized. The December HOPP Award is sponsored by […]

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PACT Holds First Middle School Youth Leadership Summit

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Youth by on January 6, 2016 • views: 427
PACT Holds First Middle School Youth Leadership Summit

Following in the footsteps of its popular biennial leadership summits for high schoolers, PACT held its first Middle School Youth Leadership Summit on Thursday, December 3 at the Pelham Country Club. The summit aimed to provide students with an opportunity for them to work with their peers to identify issues they face and potential solutions to […]

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Pelham’s PACT Coalition Announces November Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award Recipients

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Youth by on December 9, 2015 • views: 416
Pelham’s PACT Coalition Announces November Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award Recipients

Congratulations to Pilar Vigil (right) and Zachary Leonard (left), who were honored with the November HOPP (Heart of Pelham PACT) Award. Through the HOPP Award, PACT is seeking to acknowledge those sometimes quiet achievements and contributions of students that may not ordinarily be recognized. The November HOPP Award is sponsored by Simply Precise Events. Pilar […]

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HOPP Award Winners: 2015 – 2016

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Youth by on December 9, 2015 • views: 0
HOPP Award Winners: 2015 – 2016

Below are the HOPP (Heart of Pelham PACT) Award Recipients for the 2015 –  2016 school year (in reverse chronological order). The HOPP recognizes young people who demonstrate outstanding personal qualities, are making healthy choices, and are serving as a positive influence on their peers through their actions and words. HOPP Award Winners for May […]

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Pelham’s PACT Coalition Announces September and October Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award Recipients

Filed in News, Youth by on November 10, 2015 • views: 423
Pelham’s PACT Coalition Announces September and October Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award Recipients

Noah Hellum and Karla Flores won the Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award for September, and Emma Johnson and Olivia Johnston won it for October. These Pelham Memorial High School students each demonstrate the character and leadership that enrich our community. Thanks to McClellan Sotheby’s International Realty for sponsoring the September HOPP, and Hooperstown for sponsoring the October HOPP.

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Pelham Middle School Students Invited to Youth Leadership Summit

Filed in News, Uncategorized, We Connect. It Matters., Youth by on November 1, 2015 • views: 500
Pelham Middle School Students Invited to Youth Leadership Summit

Pelham PACT is very excited to offer a youth leadership summit at Pelham Country Club for approximately 100 seventh and eighth grade students, on Thursday, December 3rd, an early release day. Participants will be selected on a first-come, first-serve basis, and will spend the day off campus talking about challenges youth face today and what […]

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2015 Interns Present at PACT Town Hall

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, Internships, Uncategorized, Youth by on October 30, 2015 • views: 533
2015 Interns Present at PACT Town Hall

More than 60 people from all parts of the Pelham community attended PACT’s October 21 Town Hall at Daronco Town House.

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PACT Town Hall to Focus on Public Space for Teens

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, News, Parents, Youth by on October 6, 2015 • views: 552
PACT Town Hall to Focus on Public Space for Teens

Should there be a public space in Pelham dedicated specifically to our youth? Join us!

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