Author Archives: South Bronx United

Artist Marc Bamuthi Joseph’s and The Guggenheim partner with South Bronx United for peh-LO-tah

This summer, South Bronx United teamed up with award winning artist Marc Bamuthi Joseph for the Guggenheim Museum Social Practice Initiative, a program funded by a major grant from the Edmond de Rothschild Foundation which aims to instill different art expressions … Continue reading

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South Bronx United 6th Annual Benefit Raises Crucial Funds for the SBU Mission

300 guests filled the Midtown Loft and Terrace for a night of celebration in honor of South Bronx United’s 6th Annual Benefit on Thursday, November 10. The evening celebrated the success of South Bronx United programs in reaching 1,000 boys … Continue reading

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South Bronx United girls attend the Women’s Sports Foundation Annual Salute

  “My head was hurting, I was shaking, and I just wanted to get this over with. All I could think about was all the ways I could mess up.  I was looking forward to the event but the speech … Continue reading

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South Bronx United 6th Annual Benefit on November 10th

South Bronx United is hosting their 6th annual benefit on November 10, 2016 at Manhattan’s Midtown Loft and Terrace on Fifth Avenue. Every year, the event aims to raise funds for the many youth programs and events provided  by South … Continue reading

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Student-Athletes Explore their Artistic Side in the SBU Karen Barth Arts Program

Student-athletes in the SBU Academy now have the opportunity to learn artistic concepts, experiment with various visual art forms, and gain exposure to instruction that is lacking in many public schools.  This arts enrichment programming is offered through the new SBU Karen Barth … Continue reading

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From the SBU Photography Club

This summer, South Bronx United held a photography club as a part of its Summer Soccer Scholars curriculum. Every Tuesday and Wednesday, students learned the foundations of  photography and applied the lessons. For the first assignment, students created a pinhole … Continue reading

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SBU Summer Soccer Scholars Explore Migration Themes and Build Memories

Every year, South Bronx United engages students in a five-week summer program.  The SBU Summer Soccer Scholars program gives students the chance to exercise their brains and bodies while providing new opportunities and activities around the greater metropolitan area.  This year’s … Continue reading

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South Bronx United Press Releases Audio Documentary

BRONX, NEW YORK– The South Bronx United Journalism Club formed in the summer of 2015.  Throughout the Club’s first tenure, students conducted interviews, shot photographs, and designed print layouts. That fall, the South Bronx United Press published its first newspaper, which explored … Continue reading

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South Bronx United Awards 2016 College Scholarship

On June 26th, South Bronx United announced four high school seniors as the recipients of the 2016 SBU College Scholarship: Anayeli Bolaños, Kevin Camacho, Musa Konteh, and Alhassane Sako.  All are receiving funds from South Bronx United to help them … Continue reading

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SBU Academy Class of 2016

The SBU Academy Class of 2016 is graduating this month! Our graduates have committed to the following colleges, so far: Esmeralda Arellano, Borough of Manhattan Community College Anayeli Bolaños, Undecided Kevin Camacho, Undecided Ousman Ceesay, Morrisville State Abou Diaby, Suffield … Continue reading

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