Run4RAP supporting Resilience Advocacy Project
Run4RAP

About RAP 5K Run/Walk - #Run4RAP!

A part of the Generosity Series, the RAP 5K will take place on May 19, 2019 in Prospect Park, Brooklyn. You don't want to miss this amazing event featuring a live DJ, pre-race warm-up & stretch, a professional announcer, one-of-a-kind RAP event gear and just an amazing time with friends, family, neighbors, co-workers and other charitable individuals like yourself.

  • ​All ages​

  • All abilities

  • Chip Timed

  • Top Finisher Awards

  • Top Fundraiser Awards

  • Finisher Medals


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Date

Starts at:  May 19, 2019 6:30 AM
Ends at:  May 19, 2020 9:45 AM

Location

Prospect Park
Brooklyn,NY USA

Contact

Nilsy Mauras
6467763169
mauras@resiliencelaw.org

Powerful Youth, Resilient Communities

RAP is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded in 2008 to train youth leaders in the fight against poverty. Since then, our mission has grown to improve the quality of life for low-income youth of color across all issue areas they face: identity, relationships, health, education and safety.

We achieve our mission by developing and continually improving strengths-based, culturally responsive trainings in self-advocacy, peer community-based activism and coalition-based systems change. Our key offerings are:

  • YouthLEAP, our flagship program providing a 10-week leadership and advocacy training to NYC's most underestimated youth, culminating in community service projects that have immediate and powerful impact;
  • YouthVoiceNYC, a youth-led, year-round initiative whose current organizing platform provides eight Youth Policy Fellows with space to ​share, discover and implement meaningful campaigns for social change; and
  • YouthALIGN, our professional development program for adult supporters that run programs for youth and want to be responsive to youth needs but need guidance in how to do it.

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