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Enterprise America: Define Your Future

Enterprise America City

Weekdays during the school year, WCNY will welcome groups of 60-100 middle school students to its Enterprise America City. Volunteers are needed from 2-5 p.m. to restock the supplies in the city's businesses to ready this 10,000 square foot city for the next group. Other volunteers needed to put together supply packs (counting out items) - this can be done any time between the hours of 9 and 5 pm weekdays. Please see specific dates (greater need):

  • Nov 5, 2019
  • Nov 26, 2019
  • Nov 13, 2019
  • Dec 19, 2019
  • Jan 13, 2020
  • Jan 14, 2020
  • Jan 16, 2020
  • March 12, 2020
  • May 18, 2020
  • May 19, 2020
  • May 21, 2020
  • May 29, 2020
  • June 1, 2020
  • June 11, 2020
  • June 12, 2020
  • June 17, 2020
  • June 18, 2020

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About WCNY

Location:

415 W Fayette Street, Syracuse, NY 13204, US

Mission Statement

WCNY is Central New York’s own member-supported public broadcasting station. As the public voice for Central New York, WCNY’s mission is to connect with and give back to the community that supports us. We do this by inspiring, educating and entertaining the public with programming that encourages a deep appreciation for our diversity and shared humanity.

Description

WCNY was launched in 1965 and chartered by the NYS Department of Education as the Public Broadcasting Council of Central New York. WCNY is a nonprofit organization, and a member-supported affiliate of the Public Broadcasting Service. WCNY has dramatically expanded its services throughout 19 counties over the past 50 years. It has grown to include five digital channels available to more than 1.8 million people. WCNY-FM has also grown from a single classical music station to three digital stations. In addition to Classic FM, WCNY broadcasts on its Jazz HD and Oldies HD stations. The WCNY facility features two large television studios, where Artifex, Double Down, Financial Fitness, Insight, Ivory Tower and other local programs are recorded for broadcast. WCNY has launched Enterprise America, an experiential learning center for school-aged children. The 10,000-square-foot center is a city, including businesses which the students run as part of lessons tied to school coursework.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

415 W Fayette StreetSyracuse, NY 13204

(43.0485,-76.1776)
 

SKILLS

  • General Education
  • STEM

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • typically 2-3 hours

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