To help bridge the academic performance gap among under-achieving students by extending the school day and year with wholesome, skill-building activities designed to improve New York City children’s academic performance, health and wellness, attitude towards school, self-confidence, character and values, and opportunity for lifelong employment.
Sports & Arts in Schools Foundation (SASF), a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, is
one of the largest providers of school-based after-school programs in New York City and the metropolitan region. SASF serves more than 27,000 students in over 150 public schools. These students typically live in low-income neighborhoods and attend academically struggling schools in grades K-12.