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PACT Holds First Middle School Youth Leadership Summit

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Youth by on January 6, 2016 • views: 403
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: 392
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: 403
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: 463
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: 508
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: 526
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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Leadership Summit

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, Parents, Youth by on September 23, 2015 • views: 0
Leadership Summit

More than 100 students attended Pelham PACT’s annual Youth Leadership Summit on December 7th, 2017, where comedian and motivational speaker Javier Sanchez led middle school students in a series of workshops and activities around the theme of “Social Media for Positive Leadership & Change.” Pelham Middle School students from grades 7 and 8 were invited […]

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Pelham Teens: The 2015-16 Volunteer Reference Guide Is Here!

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Volunteer, Youth by on September 4, 2015 • views: 449
Pelham Teens: The 2015-16 Volunteer Reference Guide Is Here!

Pelham teens: Are you on the hunt for volunteer hours? Good news! The 2015-16 Volunteer Reference Guide is here! Download the pdf below for a list of several dozen local and international organizations who welcome teen volunteers, from the Friends of the Pelham Public Library to Family Services of Westchester to Bridges to Community. While […]

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Internship

Filed in Internships, Youth by on September 1, 2015 • views: 0
Internship

Apply Now to be a PACT Summer Intern! Pelham PACT Coalition’s  application for the 2017 summer internship program is now open! This paid summer internship program provides high school students with an opportunity to build leadership skills and experiences by participating in youth-led community projects. These projects focus on supporting youth efforts to create an environment […]

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Our 2015 Summer Interns Are at Work!

Filed in Internships, News, Youth by on July 24, 2015 • views: 453
Our 2015 Summer Interns Are at Work!

This year, 12 Pelham Memorial High School students, representing all four grades, are working as summer interns for PACT. The focus of this year’s internship is to determine the feasibility of creating a local public space for teens, utilizing the Stanford Design School’s Project Bootleg design thinking process, which draws on a variety of disciplines […]

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Stay Safe This Fourth of July!

Filed in Parents, Uncategorized, Youth by on June 30, 2015 • views: 387
Stay Safe This Fourth of July!

The Fourth of July is coming, which is certainly one of the highlights of the summer, if not the year. But remember to keep the Fourth safe. This quintessential American holiday is also one of the deadliest, because of drunk driving, accounting for 39 percent of all car accident fatalities between 2009 and 2013. Have […]

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