Time Out NY: “Lower Eastside Girls Club: File Under Awesome”

Meet Lyn Pentecost, executive director and cofounder of this badass institution.

So tell us about your organization. Well, it’s a place where young girls from the neighborhood can come after school and on weekends to be in an enriched learning environment. We teach them things like photography, cooking, how to run a business… Our girls may live in the projects and may be low income, but the point is, if they come here, they get another perspective on what their capacity is.

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