Harlem Lacrosse - Los Angeles
Harlem Lacrosse - Los Angeles uses an innovative, school-based model to challenge student-athletes to Aim High. HL-LA is a sports-based youth development organization that provides opportunities, relationships and experiences that put youth on a path to success as athletes, students, and citizens.
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- PLAY ·2020 Grants Challenge
This grant will support and strengthen existing HL-LA programs and launch our “Keep Playing“ initiative aimed at retaining students in our current programs and continuing to serve them over longer periods of time through high school and beyond. This includes keeping middle school students engaged with Harlem Lacrosse’s year-round programming and creating new pathways for alumni of our middle school programs to stay involved and engage directly with HL-LA mentors and coaches.
- PLAY ·2019 Grants Challenge·🎉 Winner
Harlem Lacrosse - Los Angeles is a sports-based youth development organization that provides opportunities, relationships, and experiences that put youth on a path to success as students, athletes, and citizens. Led by professionals with years of lacrosse training and urban education experience, our innovative school-based model uses sports and mentorship to help students break the cycle of poverty by providing wrap-around programming in a safe, structured, future-focused, and fun environment.
- LEARN ·2018 Grants Challenge·🎉 Finalist
HL-LA engages families, communities, businesses, law enforcement, school partners, and athletes of all backgrounds to provide kids most at risk of dropout with personal pathways to future successes.