Category Event Recaps

StreetSquash Supports National Mentoring Movement With Mentoring Day

Who is your mentor? At StreetSquash, we are always working to help our students answer that question.

Hopefully every one of us can name a mentor who has made a lasting impression on our life. There is no denying the critical role mentorship plays in who we become and what we...
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Newark Seniors Hit the Slopes for Final Class Trip

Our students may be used to the squash courts, but recently our Newark seniors traded in their racquets and tennis shoes for snow tubes and winter boots.

Over the weekend of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, our Newark seniors and staff packed their warmest clothes and headed to the Pocono Mountains...
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Social Work Department Continues to Inspire Positive Change at StreetSquash

While squash and education are at the core of our work here at StreetSquash, our Social Work Department plays a crucial role in shaping and supporting our participants, too.

In 2013, we launched a Social Work Department to expand the services provided to our participants, and to create stronger bonds with...
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StreetSquash Caps Off 2019 With Mid-Year Awards

One of our favorite times of the year is when we come together to celebrate our participants’ accomplishments with our Mid-Year Awards. In December, our Harlem and Newark staffs hosted participants, their families, and their friends for an evening of awards, food, and fun.

Mid-Year Awards honor students across a variety...
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