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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: 479
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 2018 Summer Internship, 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 2018 summer internship program is now open! Creating leadership opportunities for young people is at the heart of PACT’s mission. This summer, PACT is expanding its successful internship program. We’re seeking approximately 10 local high school students (ages 14-18) who want to develop […]

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Our 2015 Summer Interns Are at Work!

Filed in Internships, News, Youth by on July 24, 2015 • views: 500
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: 417
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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Congrats to PACT’s 2014-15 HOPP Winners!

Filed in News, Youth by on June 26, 2015 • views: 366
Congrats to PACT’s 2014-15 HOPP Winners!

As the school year comes to an end, PACT wishes to congratulate all of the Pelham high schoolers who were recipients of the HOPP (Heart of Pelham PACT) Award during the 2014 – 15 school year. You will see the poster at left, featuring all of the winners, both in today’s Pelham Weekly and in […]

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Pelham Middle School Y2Y, PACT, to Host Year-End Activities

Filed in Events, News, Parents, Youth by on June 20, 2015 • views: 386
Pelham Middle School Y2Y, PACT, to Host Year-End Activities

Pelham Middle School’s Y2Y (Youth-to-Youth) Club and PACT will host two events for 7th and 8th graders during the course of next week, when school has wound down but camp hasn’t started yet. The first is on Wednesday, June 24 from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Kinetic Sports Club. The second is on Thursday, June […]

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Police of the Pelhams on Keeping Teens Safe

Filed in News, Parents, Youth by on June 13, 2015 • views: 2068
Police of the Pelhams on Keeping Teens Safe

(This letter appeared in The Pelham Weekly on June 12, 2015. Scroll down, to see laws that pertain to underage drinking in New York State.) We, the Police Chief of Pelham and Police Lieutenant of Pelham Manor, wish to call everyone’s attention to the increase in underage drinking during spring and summer. Nice weather, proms, […]

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Come to a Special Screening of “The Hunting Ground”, Thursday, May 21!

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, News, Youth by on May 15, 2015 • views: 461
Come to a Special Screening of “The Hunting Ground”, Thursday, May 21!

The Women’s Empowerment Club at Pelham Memorial High School, along with Westchester NOW, Mercy College, The Picture House and PACT, invites parents, and their high school- and college- age children, to a special screening of  “The Hunting Ground,” a startling exposé of sexual assaults on U.S. college campuses, institutional cover-ups and the brutal toll on […]

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Volunteer

Filed in Youth by on May 12, 2015 • views: 0
Volunteer

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HOPP (Heart of Pelham PACT) Award

Filed in Community/PACT, Parents, Youth by on May 12, 2015 • views: 0
HOPP (Heart of Pelham PACT) Award

  We can all agree that the teenagers in Pelham are amazing! They are smart, kind, passionate, talented, involved in the community, and so much more! The Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award is a chance to honor the youth in our community for achievements and qualities that go beyond academics or athletics, including COMPASSION, […]

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Ultimate #Selfie Video Contest

Filed in News, Youth by on April 16, 2015 0 Comments • views: 414
Ultimate #Selfie Video Contest

All Pelham ninth and tenth graders are invited to enter the Ultimate #Selfie Video contest. What do you want to be known for? What do you love about yourself and makes you the leader and special person that you are? Make a 30-90 second video about you, or a personal experience that has affected you […]

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