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PACT and PMHS Conduct Volunteer Fair

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Volunteer, Youth by on September 4, 2014 • views: 486
PACT and PMHS Conduct Volunteer Fair

More than 150 students attended an inaugural Volunteer Fair on September 4, 2014 at Pelham Memorial High School. A collaboration between PACT and the PMHS Guidance Department, the fair featured representatives from 19 organizations and was open to students grades 9-12, with the ultimate goal of connecting high school students with volunteer opportunities, promoting voluntarism and […]

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We Connect. It Matters.

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents, We Connect. It Matters. by on April 15, 2015 4 Comments • views: 0
We Connect. It Matters.

PACT’s “We Connect. It Matters.” Campaign The connections we make as we navigate through life help shape our decisions, our identity and our future.  Connections with parents, friends, teachers, youth leaders, coaches and neighbors all teach us in some way how to think and act, steering us in a direction that may or may not be […]

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How to Get Involved

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How to Get Involved

There are many ways to take action and be a part of PACT!

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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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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: 471
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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The Next Family Time Is Wednesday, June 10!

Filed in Family Time, News, Parents by on June 4, 2015 • views: 356
The Next Family Time Is Wednesday, June 10!

Wednesday, June 10, is the last Family Time: Connections Count of the year. Make it count! … And remember all summer long that when families share regular meals together, kids are less likely to smoke, drink and use illegal drugs. Have a great summer!

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Drop the Devices and Talk: Family Dinner Time Tips from PACT and Moms of Pelham

Filed in Uncategorized by on June 4, 2015 • views: 437
Drop the Devices and Talk: Family Dinner Time Tips from PACT and Moms of Pelham

By now, PACT knows Pelham parents have gotten the message: that making family meal time a habit is a simple way to connect with your family and also make it less the likely that your children will use alcohol or drugs as they get older. In honor of the last Family Time of the school […]

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Police of the Pelhams on Keeping Teens Safe

Filed in News, Parents, Youth by on June 13, 2015 • views: 2080
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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Tips on How to Keep Teens Safe During Spring Parties…

Filed in News, Parents by on June 15, 2015 • views: 523
Tips on How to Keep Teens Safe During Spring Parties…

Spring is in the air, finally. And for high schoolers — particularly juniors and seniors — it can mean end-of-year celebrations that may include alcohol. It doesn’t have to be that way, but how do you help your teens avoid it? This story, printed last year in The Boston Globe, is full of great tips […]

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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: 393
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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