EHTP's Robotics Team on NY1

This weekend, East Harlem’s first and only high school robotics team, the 1880 Warriors, competed in the FIRST Robotics Competition at the Jacob K. Javits Center. They put on a great show, winning three of their qualifying matches throughout the weekend!

EHTP’s own Matthew Nieves provided comments for press covering the event. Check out the story on NY1!

The Little Warriors, EHTP’s middle school robotics team, also competed in the FIRST LEGO League Championship.

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EHTP’s Robotics Team on NY1

This weekend, East Harlem’s first and only high school robotics team, the 1880 Warriors, competed in the FIRST Robotics Competition at the Jacob K. Javits Center. They put on a great show, winning three of their qualifying matches throughout the weekend!

EHTP’s own Matthew Nieves provided comments for press covering the event. Check out the story on NY1!

The Little Warriors, EHTP’s middle school robotics team, also competed in the FIRST LEGO League Championship.

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EHTP's Campaign for East Harlem In the News

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On the heels of the Wall Street Journal’s breakthrough coverage of Marilyn and Jim Simons’ recent $15 challenge gift to East Harlem Tutorial Program, EHTP’s Campaign for East Harlem has appeared in publications across the nation. See below for links to each article.

Wall Street Journal – A Gift to East Harlem Children

Associated Press – Philanthropists donate $15M to East Harlem group 

NPR – WNYC

NY Daily News – East Harlem Tutorial Program gets boost from do-gooders’ $15 million pledge

Yahoo! Finance – East Harlem Tutorial Program Recipient of $15 Million Challenge Gift From Marilyn and James Simons, Among Top Five Individual Gifts Ever to Support New York City K-12 Public Education, Largest of Its Kind in East Harlem

GothamSchools – Rise and Shine: On the big changes at City Hall and the Department of Education

New York Nonprofit Press – EHTP Gets $15M Challenge Grant

Harlem World Magazine – East Harlem Tutorial Program Recieves $15 Million Challenge Gift

Education Week – East Harlem Tutoring and Charter Network Receives $15 Million Infusion

Philanthropy News Digest – East Harlem Tutorial Program Receives $15 Million Challenge Gift

Evestment News – Renaissance Technologies’ Simons Makes $15M Donation

Jewish Business News – James And Marilyn Simons Present The East Harlem Tutorial Program With A $15 Million Challenge

Financial Advisor Magazine (Private Wealth) – Philanthropists Earmark $15 Million For East Harlem Education

Contact (212) 831-0650 for more information on the campaign and how you can contribute.

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EHTP’s Campaign for East Harlem In the News

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On the heels of the Wall Street Journal’s breakthrough coverage of Marilyn and Jim Simons’ recent $15 challenge gift to East Harlem Tutorial Program, EHTP’s Campaign for East Harlem has appeared in publications across the nation. See below for links to each article.

Wall Street Journal – A Gift to East Harlem Children

Associated Press – Philanthropists donate $15M to East Harlem group 

NPR – WNYC

NY Daily News – East Harlem Tutorial Program gets boost from do-gooders’ $15 million pledge

Yahoo! Finance – East Harlem Tutorial Program Recipient of $15 Million Challenge Gift From Marilyn and James Simons, Among Top Five Individual Gifts Ever to Support New York City K-12 Public Education, Largest of Its Kind in East Harlem

GothamSchools – Rise and Shine: On the big changes at City Hall and the Department of Education

New York Nonprofit Press – EHTP Gets $15M Challenge Grant

Harlem World Magazine – East Harlem Tutorial Program Recieves $15 Million Challenge Gift

Education Week – East Harlem Tutoring and Charter Network Receives $15 Million Infusion

Philanthropy News Digest – East Harlem Tutorial Program Receives $15 Million Challenge Gift

Evestment News – Renaissance Technologies’ Simons Makes $15M Donation

Jewish Business News – James And Marilyn Simons Present The East Harlem Tutorial Program With A $15 Million Challenge

Financial Advisor Magazine (Private Wealth) – Philanthropists Earmark $15 Million For East Harlem Education

Contact (212) 831-0650 for more information on the campaign and how you can contribute.

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EHTP's Diana Sierra Nominated for Emerging Leaders Award

Diana_SierraEast Harlem Tutorial Program is proud to announce that Diana Sierra, our Deputy Director of Social Services & Family Engagement, has been nominated for the Annual Emerging & Exemplary Social Work Leaders Award, which recognizes early and mid-career social workers who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, expertise and dedication to the improvement of social and human conditions in the New York City area. Diana was one of just two individuals nominated by the Dean of Hunter’s Silberman School of Social Work for this citywide award.

Since 2010, Diana has been supporting the social, emotional and psychological development of EHTP’s scholars and families, ultimately helping them become integral members of both their community and greater society. She has been an invaluable representative of EHTP’s work, and proudly embodies our core values.

The Emerging Leaders Award is given by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), and seeks to cultivate new leaders and support mid-career trendsetters in the social work profession. Winners will be selected at an awards dinner on December 5, 2013.

We wish Diana the best of luck and thank her again for the invaluable work she has done for social work and family engagement at EHTP!

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EHTP’s Diana Sierra Nominated for Emerging Leaders Award

Diana_SierraEast Harlem Tutorial Program is proud to announce that Diana Sierra, our Deputy Director of Social Services & Family Engagement, has been nominated for the Annual Emerging & Exemplary Social Work Leaders Award, which recognizes early and mid-career social workers who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, expertise and dedication to the improvement of social and human conditions in the New York City area. Diana was one of just two individuals nominated by the Dean of Hunter’s Silberman School of Social Work for this citywide award.

Since 2010, Diana has been supporting the social, emotional and psychological development of EHTP’s scholars and families, ultimately helping them become integral members of both their community and greater society. She has been an invaluable representative of EHTP’s work, and proudly embodies our core values.

The Emerging Leaders Award is given by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), and seeks to cultivate new leaders and support mid-career trendsetters in the social work profession. Winners will be selected at an awards dinner on December 5, 2013.

We wish Diana the best of luck and thank her again for the invaluable work she has done for social work and family engagement at EHTP!

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Texas Hold 'Em Charity Poker Tournament to Benefit EHTP

EHTP board member, K. Don Cornwell, along with a dedicated host committee, sponsored a No Limit Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament to help put students in East Harlem on track to graduate college.

Wednesday, October 23
7PM
Soho House
29-35 9th Avenue (between 13th and 14th)

2013 poker invite

Check out footage from last year’s event:

All funds raised were donated to East Harlem Tutorial Program (EHTP). Through its after-school educational programs and public charter schools, EHTP prepares students with the academic skills, strength of character and emotional well-being to excel in high school and college, to lead in their communities, and to realize their best possible selves.

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Texas Hold ‘Em Charity Poker Tournament to Benefit EHTP

EHTP board member, K. Don Cornwell, along with a dedicated host committee, sponsored a No Limit Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament to help put students in East Harlem on track to graduate college.

Wednesday, October 23
7PM
Soho House
29-35 9th Avenue (between 13th and 14th)

2013 poker invite

Check out footage from last year’s event:

All funds raised were donated to East Harlem Tutorial Program (EHTP). Through its after-school educational programs and public charter schools, EHTP prepares students with the academic skills, strength of character and emotional well-being to excel in high school and college, to lead in their communities, and to realize their best possible selves.

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