The JWL learning center is lead in local partnership with Reconnect Brooklyn. Reconnect is a non-profit organization that has as mission to offer employment that leads to renewed engagement of education, training and commitment to community leadership and service.
This is one of the newest JWL sites to be established and we are looking forward to working with communities in the United States of America.
A place of historic struggle and good.
A place where 33% of residents live in poverty and 48% of children live under the poverty line.
A place that is home to thousands of disconnected youth, representing a quiet crisis with significant social consequences.
These images feature several of the Brooklyn Site Students, where we work and the people that make it all possible.