Winner of the 2023 RYSE Scholarship
We are thrilled to announce that the 2023 RYSE Scholarship goes to... Sheyla Cruz! Sheyla is a Monument graduate with a lot of exciting plans for the future. Currently attending the Mildred Elley School in Pittsfield, Sheyla plans to acquire her certificate in Cosmetology, before going to Berkshire Community College in the fall of 2024 to study Psychology. Best of luck to Sheyla on her future endeavors! To learn more about the Railroad Street Youth Project Student Empowerment Program (RYSE) visit our Programs page and watch this space for more information.
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Where it all happens. The Drop-In Center is a safe, supportive space for young people to come together, hang out, play games, develop ideas and connect with peers and staff.
Located behind RYSP's Drop-In Center is the skate park. A safe, fun neighborhood spot for young people to spend the day.