Human Services

Childrens Arts & Sciences Workshop, Inc.

  • New York, NY
  • www.caswkids.org

Mission Statement

Established originally as a substitute educational program in the wake of the 1968 New York City teachers' strike, the agency presently provides educational, employment, recreational and cultural programs to thousands of youth on a year-round basis, both after-school and on the weekends.

ruling year

1972

Principal Officer

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Yokasta Morales

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EIN

13-2752494

 Number

1995061636

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Children's and Youth Services (P30)

Educational Services and Schools - Other (B90)

Arts, Cultural Organizations - Multipurpose (A20)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

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Programs

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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

The After School Community Learning Centers - provides homework assistance, individual tutoring, peer modeling, and numerous skills building workshops, ranging from substance abuse prevention seminars to photography. Currently there are 6 Learning Center locations throughout Washington Heights/Inwood and the Bronx serving youth ages 5-14. The Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) serves youth at 70 locations in the Washington Heights/Inwood community, providing employment opportunities July through August for youth ages 14-21. The In School Youth Employment Services Program provides basic skills and work readiness instruction, career and higher education awareness and employment support for youth in 11th and 12th grades throughout the city. The Cultural Workshops Program provides youth ages 5-18 with 49 weekly, 1 hour workshops in science, dance, music, art, and martial arts from October to June. The Summer Day Camp provides recreational, cultural and educational activities for youth ages 5-21 weekdays during July and August. The Rock the Heights program provides evening and weekend structured educational and recreational activities for youth ages 14-21. The Immigrant Special Initiative Program, serves Limited English Proficient (LEP) youth who participate in our In School Youth Employment Program, in collaboration with the George Washington Educational Campus and the Gregorio Luperon Preparatory School, both local secondary schools.

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Financials

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Children's Arts & Science Workshops, Inc.
Fiscal year: Jul 01-Jun 30
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Operations

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Childrens Arts & Sciences Workshop, Inc.

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Yokasta Morales

Governance

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