The Children’s Village President and CEO Dr. Jeremy Kohomban testified before the NYC Council’s Committee on Juvenile Justice on September 21. Citing research and frontline experience, his testimony highlighted the critical need for family engagement to the long-term success of youth involved with the justice system. Dr. Kohomban concluded with three specific recommendations. More Info
A Young Man’s Dream
CV’s state-of-the-art music studio is only a few months old, but it is already inspiring teens to explore their musical talents. Aaron M. used the studio to rehearse for his performance at the Garden of Dreams Foundation’s “Decade of Dreams” annual talent show on April 11. He performed an original Reggae song for 6,000 people at Radio City Music Hall.
“[It] was an unreal opportunity for me. And it wouldn’t be possible without the Garden of Dreams Foundation or The Children’s Village,” Aaron said.
Aaron followed up his Radio City debut by performing for guests at CV’s annual dinner.