AFTER SCHOOL YOUTH LEADERSHIP & SERVICE

Connect with Tech Student Leadership Club

Our Connect with Tech Leadership Club empowers teens by facilitating opportunity for them to interact with and teach adults and children of all ages. 


Teen members  create and lead workshops to:  

  • Teach senior citizens how to use their modern technology devices
  • Teach parents about the perils, pitfalls and positives of their children's use of technology and social media
  • Provide first-hand knowledge and experience to  teach younger students about the responsible use of technology

Click here to read the article in The Rye Record


Middle School Grandfriend Club

 A fun and unique opportunity for middle schoolers to visit with  senior citizens at The Osborn Retirement Community, make crafts, play  games, and make new friends.  This program meets once a month on Mondays, beginning in October. Community service hours are awarded. Registration is free and students may participate at any time during the school year.  Contact office@ryeyouthcouncil.org more more info.


Our next session is on Monday, October 15th and is open to all middle school students who live or attend school in Rye. 

High School Grandfriend Club

A popular intergenerational program that connects teens to senior citizens and establishes ongoing relationships at local retirement communities.  


This program is an exemplary model of how to bring generations together to share ideas, interests, and experiences, and demonstrates the infinite capacity of people of all ages to learn from each other. 


Registration is free and students may participate at any time during the school year.  Contact office@ryeyouthcouncil.org more more info.


Our next Grandfriend program is on Monday, October 15th. email office@ryeyouthcouncil.org for more info!