John Ruiz Fitness Park
John Ruiz park was dedicated on July 29, 2014 in honor of the Chelsea-born and raised former boxer who became the first Latino heavyweight champion, winning the WBA heavyweight championship two times
Jordan Boys & Girls Club – After School
Provides members, ages 6-18, after-school programming that builds children’s educational and character development. Members may take part in a wide range of activities, some of which include: art, tutoring, swimming, digital photography, hiking club, music and many others!
Jordan Boys and Girls Club
Our mission is to help young people, especially those who need us most, build strong character and realize their full potential as responsible citizens and leaders. We do this by providing:
– a safe haven filled with hope and opportunity
– ongoing relationships with caring adults
Joseph A. Browne School – Middle School
Our vision is that all students of the Joseph A. Browne School will move on from eighth grade with the academic skills and habits of mind they need to be successful In high school, college and in their careers.
Just a Start
An alternative education, training, and service program. Students spend about half their time in education, working toward their GED or high school diploma, and half their time doing community service while in construction training, renovating affordable housing in the community. YBJAS prepares and supports students in their transition to college and a long-term career.