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Beacon at I.S. 220


4812 9th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Program contact: 
Fatima Balancier

Beacon at I.S. 220

Located at I.S. 220 - John J. Pershing Middle School in Brooklyn, CPC's Beacon Community Center has served the Sunset Park neighborhood for over 15 years. The Center's goal is to provide services to the influx of diverse populations in the surrounding area by creating an atmosphere that promotes cultural awareness, inclusiveness and self-sufficiency, while keeping the community CPC's number one priority.

The Center operates Monday to Friday from 1:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Programming serves youth and adults ages 6+ and includes:

  • Summer Camp
  • After-school Services
  • ESL Classes
  • Recreational and Arts Activities
  • Teen Leadership and Community Service Initiatives