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March 14, 2017
Times Ledger:  Department of Probation holds fashion show to promote jobs opportunities for clients

March 8, 2017
El Dario: Mujeres hispanas con poder en la Alcaldía de Nueva York

January 11, 2017
Juvenile Justice: Anti-gun Programs Plug Away to Try to Make the Bronx Safer

July 24, 2016
El Diario: Young People on Probation Graduate

July 20, 2016
NY1: Staten Islanders Learn to Administer Anti-Overdose Drug

September 16, 2015
Queens Tribune: NeON Kitchen Provides Nutrition And Community Health  

September 10, 2015
New York 1: Food Pantry is Giving People on Probation New Hope

August 31, 2015
Brooklyn Eagle: Once-Troubled Youth Use Murals to Transform Brownsville

August 13, 2015
Brooklyn Eagle: Department of Probation hosts Youth Anti-Violence summit at Borough Hall

Amsterdam News:  #BeAboutIt Youth Anti-Violence Summit

August 12, 2015
News 12: Anti Violence Rally Held at Borough Hall

August 11, 2015
DNA Info: Job-Prep Program Seeks To Keep Youth Off Streets with Brooklyn Expansion

July 20, 2015
Staten lsland Advance: Unique food service program aimed at Department of Probation clients

DNA Info: Nutrition Kitchen Teaches Staten Islanders on Probation Good Eating Habits

New York 1: New Food Pantry Opens in Tompkinsville

July 17, 2015
Bronx Times: South Bronx NeON Opens Nutrition Kitchen

May 2, 2015 
News 12 Bronx: Bronx teens get free dresses just in time for prom season  

El Diario: Donation graduation dresses sows hope in the Bronx (photos) Disadvantaged youth receive Bronx graduation dresses as part of the Initiative The Fairy Godmother  

April 8, 2015  
CBS News: Fighting For Kids Future It's a Community Thing  

March 26, 2015 
Metro New York: Keeping on the Straight and Narrow  

February 7, 2015  
News 12 Brooklyn: Garden of Roses Young Women Empowered  

Connecting NYC Youth to Educational Opportunities (NYC YES)
"Nagging, as a Force for Good" - The New York Times, 02/28/2014
"NYC Department of Probation holds job, education program in the Bronx" - News 12 Bronx, 02/25/2014

Neighborhood Opportunity Network (NeON)

"NYC Probation Receives National Award for Excellence" - New York Nonprofit Press, 01/15/2014

Paint Straight

"New York City Program Teaches Teen Graffiti Artists to "Paint Straight" - Juvenile Justice Information Exchange, 03/10/2014

Young Men's Initiative

"Arches mentoring program helps troubled teens turn it around" - New York Daily News, 03/28/2014