The Belafonte TACOLCY Center offers a diverse range of programs designed to inspire, educate, and empower the Liberty City community. From youth development and educational initiatives to health and wellness services, each program is carefully crafted to meet the evolving needs of our community, fostering growth, learning, and positive change.
TACOLCY's comprehensive Future Legends Out-of-School and Summer Enrichment Programs cater to children aged 5 to 14, offering a dynamic range of activities at the Betty Washington Enrichment Center on our park and Holmes Elementary. These programs focus on literacy, health, nutrition, physical fitness, and youth empowerment.
Caring Since 2007, our youth program, formerly known as Care Coordination and now rebranded as "We Care," has been instrumental in aiding over 2,000 families by identifying and addressing their social needs. The name change in 2021 reflects our unwavering commitment to the well-being of our families.
Family Assistance with Suspension and Termination and Truancy Program (F.A.S.T.) is a multifaceted initiative dedicated to refocusing and supporting students on their educational journey.
Club TACOLCY offers enrolled students’ unique opportunities, including local college tours, insightful conversations with professionals in their fields of interest, and engaging in creative projects centered around essential components for college preparation.
TACOLCY's Sports stands as one of our most esteemed and widely recognized programs, engaging over 400 youth and volunteers annually. The program offers a diverse range of sports, including football, cheerleading, lacrosse, fencing, basketball, track & field, swimming, and soccer.