584 Bloomingdale Rd
Staten Island, NY 10309
WHO: Play It Forward NY Anti-Bully Support workshops. Founder, Stefan Barone
WHAT: Kids/teens who have been bullied. Resources for parents. FREE REFRESHMENTS
WHERE: NORTH SHORE: Projectivity (B.U.I.L.D. Center) at 51 Broad Street, SI
WHEN: Tuesdays from 4-6pm (always confirm dates)
2018: 9/25, 10/16, 11/13, 12/11
2019: 1/8, 2/12, 3/12, 4/9, 5/7, 6/11
WHERE: SOUTH SHORE: Rossville AME Zion lower hall, 584 Bloomingdale Rd, SI
WHEN: Wednesdays, from 4-6pm (always confirm dates)
2018: 9/26, 10/17, 11/14, 12/12
2019: 1/9, 2/13, 3/13, 4/10, 5/8, 6/12
WHY: A safe place for kids/teens to meet others who were bullied and created a positive life. Visit: PlayItForwardNY.com or Facebook.com/PlayItForwardny
Stefan Barone, Founder, was bullied and shares his insights; advocating on local and national media: Fox 5 Good Day Street Talk, NY1 News (2013 Play It Forward NY Anti-Bully Walk), Staten Island Advance (named Stefan “Newsmaker of the Week,” in “Taking a Bite out of Bullying”, by Sarah Buccellato). ABC’s 20/20 w/Connie Chung and ABC’s Good Morning America w/Charlie Gibson.
Approved by: Senator Andrew Lanza, who advocates to end cyber-bullying, and pediatrician, Dr. Melvin Koplow, who dedicates his time to spread awareness and assist Stefan.
Helpful Resources and Reading:
1) Visit DrMDK.com AND click Bullied 2) Bullies to Buddies: How to Turn Your Enemies into Friends! By author Izzy Kalman, MS, NCSP Visit: Bullies2Buddies.com
Also, Play It Forward NY offers for a fee: Assemblies and workshops adaptable to varying class sizes and ages for schools within the NYCDOE, PAL, YMCA, Staten Island Youth Justice Center, and other youth agencies.
Projectivity offers: Careers in Entertainment Presentations, and Projected Mentorship Programs. Info@ProjectivityGroup.org.