Plan Gets Funding to Turn Abandoned Harlem School Into Boys and Girls Club
In the Hamilton Heights neighborhood of Manhattan, LIIF is making an investment to transform a former public school building into a mixed-use, mixed-income development. In a recent feature, DNAinfo.com highlights the historic preservation and conversion of the former public school into the new flagship space for the Boys and Girls Club of Harlem. The project will feature affordable and market-rate housing and serve as the community and administrative center for the Boys and Girls Club of Harlem.
LIIF’s financing was provided alongside a range of public, private and nonprofit organizations that are partnering on this highly integrated development. When complete, the Boys and Girls Club of Harlem will offer local youth high-quality program that focus on opportunities for educational enhancement and career exploration, developing fitness and interpersonal skills and protecting the environment.Source: DNAinfo.com