Harlem RBI's long-term goals for youth are achieved through participation in a comprehensive series
of programs spanning kindergarten through college. In addition to the academic and enrichment
activities, all Harlem RBI participants play on a baseball or softball team.
GRADES K - 1
Rookies learn the basics of baseball, softball and teamwork.
GRADES K - 5
REAL Kids build literacy, social and emotional skills by participating in academic enrichment and health and wellness activities in a team setting.
GRADES 6 - 8
TeamBuilders develop the academic and social skills to transition to middle and high school, while learning how to make positive life choices, form supportive relationships and develop confidence.
GRADES 9 - 12
TeamWorks youth develop academic, leadership and employment skills. They also receive support in their pursuit of post-secondary education through college selection and application assistance, SAT preparation and financial aid services.
AGES 18 - 21
As Harlem RBI alumni, Legends are supported with individualized and group support to ensure they graduate from college and begin a successful career.
Social work services at Harlem RBI provide a battery of support for our youth, their families and the community. Youth participate in peer groups, targeted workshops and counseling. As needed, our social work team also provides crisis-intervention and referrals to outside agencies.