Christodora Campfire Gala — Nov 8, 2018

Since 1897, Christodora has helped NYC to grow and thrive by forming deep connections with the community and the natural world. In our year-round "nature, learning leadership" programs, students master the challenges of backcountry excursions and hands-on scientific inquiry. They define their roles as leaders and team members and are prepared to serve as agents of change in diverse careers. From public school classrooms to urban oases including Governors Island and the New York Botanical Garden, to wilderness sites in the Great Mountain Forest, the Berkshires and ...

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Governors Island Family Fun Day

Summer is HERE! Join Christodora on Governors Island for some fun in the sun. Bring your friends and family to enjoy a spectacular day of arts and crafts, games, and many more activities. Jul 15, 2018 11:00 am – 4:00 pm For more information, check out https://govisland.com/things-to-do/events/family-fun-day-festival

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Summer Kick Off at Governors Island!

Calling everyone from everywhere to join Christodora in welcoming Summer 2018! Help us kick off the summer and celebrate all the great things happening at Christodora! On June 23rd, we are hosting a FREE picnic lunch at the “Christodora Clubhouse”, located in beautiful Nolan Park. Matt Scholl and Chef George Harpin will be there-- which means George’s famous blondies for dessert! WHERE? Governors Island "Christodora Clubhouse", Nolan Park Building 10B, Governors Island New York, NY 11231 DATE AND TIME -  Sat, June 23, 2018 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM ...

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Christodora honored with “HI Impact” Award for excellence in youth programs

Christodora is proud to be honored as a "HI Impact" Awardee! Our students show exceptional growth in key indicators such as social skills, learning strategies, self-regulation and positive/leadership identity -- the Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) outcomes that are now widely understood by leading scholars across the country as the best predictor of success in school, work, and life. Algorhythm, a leader in youth development program evaluation, made the announcement at the 2nd Annual "State of Youth Development" Symposium in New York City on April 18, 2018.  The symposium ...

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Join Christodora for My Fair Lady — May 31, 2018

Thursday, May 31, 2018, 7 pm Lincoln Center Vivian Beaumont Theater 150 West 65th Street New York, NY 10023 Click HERE to purchase tickets! My Fair Lady returns in a gorgeous new production from Producer Lincoln Center Theater and Director Bartlett Sher won Tonys for their revivals of South Pacific and The King And I, so this highly-anticipated star of the spring season is selling out quickly. The cast features Lauren Ambrose (of HBO's Six Feet Under), and luminaries of the British stage Harry Haddon-Paton (of Downton Abbey and The Crown, making his NY ...

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Run for Christodora in the 2018 NYRR United Airlines NYC Half — Sunday, March 18

Christodora: Nature, Learning, Leadership is proud to be selected as an Official Charity Partner of the 2018 United Airlines NYC Half Marathon!‍‍ This is your GREAT chance to join us and support our mission to create transformational experiences for NYC youth through stimulating educational and outdoor programs!    About Us: Since 1897, Christodora's programs have helped NYC students from underserved communities grow and thrive by forming deep connections with the community and the natural world. Our "Nature, Learning, Leadership" environmental science and ...

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Christodora 2017 Gala Video — A glimpse through our students’ eyes

Experience Christodora and the Manice Education Center through the eyes of our students. We are grateful to our friends at Scopio for spending time with us in the Berkshires and producing this short film.

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Christodora Gala Video 2017

Experience Christodora and the Manice Education Center through the eye's of our students.

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Gala 2017: Auction Items


Gala 2017: TP, JR, and LK