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1st Ever TEEN Tech Camp

We are doing something special for our teens! Youth grades 9 through 12 will be able to participate in a 2 week day camp learning the fundamentals of technology including typography, using and creating design elements, and utilizing design skills to organize and convey information.  Youth  will learn how to produce clean and effective products.

We are inviting your student to join us this summer for an amazing brief program!

This program will run from June 10th-21st from 10am until 2pm.  A snack will be provided.  The cost is $1000, and can be paid for with ACE Funds.  Space is limited, secure your spot today!

If you plan to use ACE funding, we will be submitting invoices soon!

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5th Annual Summer Camp!

We are inviting all youth, returners and new campers to experience our Young Productive Citizens Camp!

Our camp is fun, educational and safe!  It's our 5th year, so we are currently looking for funding to turn things up a notch!

Space is limited, secure your spot today!

If you plan to use ACE funding, we will be submitting invoices soon!


Girls Night Out!!!!!

A continuation of the "Ashley Day" celebration, we will be highlighting Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month as we host a Girls Night Out on Wednesday February 28th!

We invite all girls (adults welcome) ages 18 and up to join us for an educational social gathering as we build on crafting happy and healthy relationships.

Youth Registration is limited, register TODAY!

Clean Cut Comedy Show

  • Aug 03, 2024, 7:30 AM – 11:30 AM EST
    Garfield Heights Metropark, Nature Center
    Experience the thrill of our 5k Family Fun Run at Garfield Park as we fundraise for our Annual Back to School Rally! Bring your family and friends for a day of outdoor activities and healthy competition!

Celebrity Stop The Violence Basketball Game!!!

Join us on "Ashley Day" as we celebrate Black History Month through a fun game of basketball with some of your favorite people!

The purpose of the game is to raise money to begin to combat the violence in our community.

Be on the lookout for different programs and activities to ensure the safety of the youth in our community!

Sponsorship packages are available!

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Help our campers fundraise!

As we prepare for our end of the summer Fashion Show, we are in need of purchasing sewing supplies and more!  Any donation is appreciated and DOUBLED!!!!



Our teen girls will be immersed in a fun, social experience as they explore being young women!  Activities will include self love, self care, travel exploration, guides to friendship, money management and more!

Ashley Day Girls Expo!

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This is our 3rd Annual Ashley Day which celebrates our founder and director becoming the first elected African American woman to the Garfield Heights Board of Education.  Because of this amazing accomplishment, Former Mayor Vic Collova presented her with a day in the city.  Each year, she hosts a Civic Engagement event in the community and this year, the focus is young women!  

Young women of all ages are welcome to attend this event as they enjoy being empowered by local women who look likee them!  We will have Pearl Empowered bring her closet to our space as girls get to shop free clothes, shoes and jewelry! Girls will get to learn new skills, learn about scholarships, craft, eat yummy food and enjoy the 360 Photo Booth sponsored by Boss Code Media!

We are so excited to embrace our young ladies as we celebrate Black Girl Magic!

3rd Annual Toys for Tots!

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We have partnered with Abundant Love Community Outreach for the 3rd year in a row as a Toys for Tots site!

We invite ALL families to sign up to receive a free toy for each of their children!  There is very minimal information needed and pick up details will be sent soon after registration!

Please share and sign up TODAY as spots are limited and will fill fast!

We are also looking for volunteers to wrap gifts <3

ACE Ohio Sign Up Workshop

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Are you looking for Out Of School Programming for your child?

Join us on September 10th for a hands-on workshop to teach you how to apply for the ACE Ohio grant for your student!  This grant is available for all students in Ohio grades K-12!  Most families will qualify!

What is ACE: The Ohio Afterschool Child Enrichment (ACE) educational savings account program provides funds for students and families to use on various enrichment and educational activities, including tutoring, day camps, music lessons, study skills services and field trips.

For more information, visit

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Girl Scout Troop!

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The Sevynteenth Foundation will be launching its own Girl Scout Troop very soon!  We invite all families to join our fun, exciting, growing troop!

We are a troop that accepts ALL ages!

Annual dues to the Girls Scouts of Northeast Ohio are only $25!

Sign up today!!! 

Our first meeting will be December 6th at 630pm at 7545 Granger Road, Suite B, Valley View OH!

Back to School Rally!

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School is out, but not for long!

The Sevynteenth Foundation can help you and your students get ready for the new school year at their annual Back to School Rally.

Sevynteenth Foundation will host its 5th annual rally on Sunday, August 7th from 12PM-5PM.

The rally will provide the Valley View community and surrounding areas with with school supplies, resources, food, fun, and games.

Barbers and Braiders will even be providing their services free of charge to the students.

"A new hairstyle will definitely give the kids that much needed confidence for the first day of school, said McDaniels."

Sevynteenth Foundation's goal is to prepare the community with the necessary resources and supplies to have a successful school year.

Juneteenth Pop Up!

Join the Sevynteenth Foundation for their annual Juneteenth Celebration!  We are looking for a few more vendors!!!  We will have a variety of diverse small businesses selling their amazing products to the community! Sign up today!

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Teen Girls Retreat

The 17th Foundation invites your teen to join us for a FREE FULL DAY teen girls retreat!  This event is being sponsored by MyCom and the Sevynteenth Foundation.

We have an amazing day full of activities hosted by some of the most amazing mentors in Cleveland!  We will indulge in a fun Zumba class, a self defense/safety class by an Ohio State Police Officer, Strawberry Decorating, and more! We will explore healthy relationships, self confidence and play some fun games!  Lunch will be hosted by Chef DV, and each teen will leave with a bag of goodies!

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3rd Annual Summer Camp!

Join us for this 2 month amazing summer camp! The camp is for girls and boys ages 5-16 years old!  We will open on May 31st and conclude on July 29th!

We will have a new theme each week as we explore our campers many skills and hobbies! Breakfast and lunch will be provided!

Our "Summer Fun Schedule" will include dancing, arts and acting, physical wellness, cooking classes, academic enrichment, literacy and math fun, music, humanities, financial literacy, self-defense, mental health lessons & more!

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