Dr. Richter from Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston donated a gingerbread house to the kids of ADC programs.
ADC in the Dominican Republic
In a recent trip to the Dominican Republic ADC developed some allegiance with the local authorities
ADC with Senator Elizabeth Warren
AC and Francis with recently elected Senator Elizabeth Warren. They were invited to join her for a special luncheon because of their support of her campaign.
John Ruiz visits ADC After School Program
John “The Quietman” Ruiz, stops by one of the after school programs for a visit! John Ruiz is the first Latino heavyweight champion and former two-time WBA heavyweight champion. Ruiz has defeated three world champions in Evander Holyfield, Hasim Rahman, and Tony Tucker, as well as top contenders such as Andrew Golota, Fres Oquendo, Jameel
ADC meets with Govenor Deval Patrick
ADC was invited to a special meeting with Massachusetts Govenor, Deval Patrick. ADC is a strong supporter of the govenor and the work he is doing in Mass. During their meeting they discussed bullying prevention. Gov. Patrick praised ADC Prevention for the work they do with the youth of Springfield.
Cooking Classes at John Duggan Park apartments keep kids moving
SPRINGFIELD – Bowls filled to the brim with strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, honey and coconut perched on a kitchen counter at Springfield Housing Authority’s John J. Duggan Park, while Ashley Otero and her friends vigorously shook covered glass jars filled with a mysterious white liquid. But 11-year-old Ashley couldn’t keep the recipe a secret for long.
ADC Youth Meet Mayor and State Representative
ADC youth have the opportunity to meet Massachusetts State Representative Cheryl Rivera and Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno while performing martial art demonstrations at the Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, MA.
ADC Receives Hero’s Award
Arnold Cox is presented with The Big Will Express Hero’s Award!
ADC Presents Forum on Youth Violence in Chelsea, MA
Chelsea Record August 11th
ADC Motivational Basketball Camp at Pine Brook
This past week we held a baskball camp at Pine Brook Camp in Shutesbury, MA. It was a great week for the kids to learn new skills both on and off the courts!