Teaching Life Skills to a Beat

Because of budget cuts and an increased emphasis on standardized testing, music programs around the city have been cut back. Renaissance E.M.S. offers affordable music lessons to students in the South Bronx through in-school partnerships and after-school programming.

Israel Day Parade 2009

The Salute to Israel Day Parade, along Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, celebrates the Anniversary of Israel’s Independence and is one of the largest events of its kind in the world.