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ABOUT US

Our Mission, Goals, and Future

OUR MISSION

Manhattan Youth Recreation and Resources, Inc. provides the highest quality childcare and after-school programs plus academic, recreational and cultural activities for children, families, and individuals who live or work in Manhattan, regardless of income.

Our programs stimulate, challenge and strengthen children, teens, adults, seniors, and families. Our Services respond to the needs of our community. Our primary activities remain camp, after-school and our community center. We also engage in a number of civic issues that impact community life in Manhattan.

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COMMUNITY OVER COMPETITION

The purpose and mission of the MSAL is to foster a citywide community of student-athletes, develop positive leadership skills and habits in our students, and teach personal responsibility through an understanding of what it means to represent one’s community.

www.nycmsal.org

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Meet Our Team

The people who make it all possible

Theseus RocheDirector of After-School Programs
Manhattan Youth
Leyna MadisonCommissioner
Manhattan Youth
Middle School Athletic League

917-565-7745
leyna@manhattanyouth.org

Zane HolmesAthletic Coordinator
Manhattan Youth
Middle School Athletic League

917-836-2330
msal@manhattanyouth.org

John DeMatteoCommissioner
FALL SPORT: Soccer, Cross Country
WINTER SPORT: JV Basketball
SPRING SPORT: Ultimate Frisbee, Track & Field

917-826-2269
jdematteo@manhattanyouth.org
jkatnice@aol.com

Rob SchliessmanCommissioner
FALL SPORT: Flag Football
WINTER SPORT: Table Tennis
SPRING SPORT: Baseball, Lacrosse, Tennis

845-616-9749
rschliessman@manhattanyouth.org
rschliessman@gmail.com

Neil PotterCommissioner
FALL SPORT: Volleyball
WINTER SPORT: Varsity Basketball
SPRING SPORT: Softball, Volleyball

917-836-6529
wnpotter@manhattanyouth.org
npotter444@gmail.com

Jason BissonnetteCommissioner
Bronx Schools

347-924-8530
jbissonnette@manhattanyouth.org
jason@jaybiz.net

Joe GoldsteinBig Apple Officials
347-392-0718

ljg61@aol.com

Donna GoldsteinBig Apple Officials Dispatcher
516-507-4517

Call Anytime After 3:00 PM

If You Have An Issue With A Referee Not Showing Up Or Running Late This Is The Number To Call. Don’t Call Joe Goldstein.

OUR PARTNERS

The purpose and mission of the MSAL is to foster a citywide community of student athletes, develop positive leadership skills and habits in our students, and teach personal responsibility through an understanding of what it means to represent one’s community. Our corporate partners share our vision for scholastic athletics and help us to achieve our goals. MSAL thanks its partners for funding programming aimed at fostering a citywide community of student athletes.

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