Founded in 1999, StreetSquash is an after-school youth enrichment program that combines academic tutoring and support with squash instruction, college access and success programming, leadership development, community service and one-on-one mentoring.
StreetSquash's mission is to provide consistent, long-term and reliable support to the children, families and schools in Harlem.
Children & Youth
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Our Partnership

Mobilizing Volunteers
Our volunteers connect the dots for teachers and students by working on weekly homework and current curriculum to help at-risk youth meet academic goals throughout the year.
Creativity From Our Volunteers
Squash lovers and studious types alike serve with StreetSquash and are making a difference in the lives of youth through their involvement.
Why We Love This Affiliate
We love StreetSquash because it's unique and encourages healthy habits both athletic and academic.

I'm extremely grateful to StreetSquash for not only giving me a new dream, but for giving me a dream. Now that I'm actually in this program, I have something to look forward to, something that I want.

Tariq, Student


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