Shore Corps Program

Shore Corps is a service learning program for high school students focused on environmental stewardship and community development.


Living Classroom Workshops

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Working with scientists, naturalists, and environmental leaders, this program challenges students to think about their waterfront backyard as living, breathing eco-system that they can learn from. 


RISE Health/Exercise Classes

Rockaway Waterfront Alliance works with various community groups and local professionals to offer community programs and classes for local residents at the RISE Center.


Community/Volunteer Stewardship Events

Community stewardship events bring together people from various schools, community groups and environmental organizations, for those who want to make a difference in their community and learn more about the natural environs of the Rockaway Peninsula.


Environmentor Internship

A science research mentoring program for high school students focused on research along Jamaica Bay and the Rockaway shoreline.


AQUA 101 Summer Program

Aqua 101 is a summer youth day camp program for students 9-13 focused on environmental stewardship and water sports recreation to promote the health, safety and well being of local youth and the natural environment of the Rockaway Peninsula.


SALT SUMMER Science Camp

This program is a science-based service learning camp for high school students ages 15-18 interested in being outdoors and learning about their environment.


Success Stories:

Meet Keneisha

As a champion for arts and science education, Keneisha brings to us a successful track record that ranges from her experience at the Brooklyn Museum to specialized hands-on learning. She has been a lead educator for RWA for over three years in environmental arts and urban gardening. Hear more about Keneisha's story.