P.E.A.C.E. Afterschool Program, Inc.

 P.E.A.C.E. is an acronym for Partnerships in Educationto Avoid Criminal Justice System Entry. Ourmission is to reduce educational inequity and prevent drug abuse by providingenrichment opportunities for the children of our community. P.E.A.C.E.Afterschool Program, Inc. is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization withan established track record of providing services to Hempstead Villageresidents since 2011. Originally funded by Nassau County forfeiture funds, theprogram began as a continuation of the Nassau County District Attorney's initiative for crime reduction in the Terrace/Bedell neighborhood in Hempstead, New York.  The hallmark programs are the Summer STEAMCamp, the after-school program, and the chess and robotics teams.