Police Athletic League GIRLSPORT DAY Encourages Girls to Get In the Game

EVENT:                     Police Athletic League GIRLSPORT DAY Encourages Girls to Get In the Game

Join young girls for the Police Athletic League’s (PAL) Annual GirlSport Day with PAL centers from across the five boroughs. Over 170 girls in fourth through eighth grades participate in an afternoon of fun and fitness as they compete in Basketball, Football, Soccer, Volleyball, Relay Races, Double Dutch Jump Rope, and sports-related obstacle course.  The Annual PAL GirlSport Day is part of the health and fitness component of PAL’s After School programs, encouraging children to focus on active lifestyles and develop positive attitudes towards wellness.

DATE:                          Friday, April 26, 2019

TIME:                           12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.               


LOCATION:                  PAL’s Harlem Center 441 Manhattan Avenue / Manhattan

On-site contact: Brian Bourgouin 347-380-0260

New York City’s Police Athletic League is the first and finest civilian-run PAL in the country. Founded in 1914, PAL has served the city’s young people for over 100 years.  PAL provides recreational, educational, cultural and social activities to 30,000 boys and girls annually.  It is also the city’s largest, independent, nonprofit youth organization.  For more information, please visit www.palnyc.org.


CONTACTS:         Andrea Kotuk/Andrea & Associates/(212) 353-9585

                                Frederick J. Watts /Police Athletic League/(212) 477-9450