Sesame Flyers International Mission Statement

We understand that part of loving children means presenting them with opportunities to acquire the knowledge, skills, technology and equipment that will prepare them for the challenges yet to come. Sesame Flyers International's goal of youth empowerment is achieved and maintained through carefully structured programs designed to address the needs of our children.
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  • Bildersee Beacon

    The Beacon offers a comprehensive array of FREE youth and adult programs which provides educational, cultural and recreational activities for youths.

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  • Winthrop Beacon

    The Beacon offers a comprehensive array of FREE youth and adult programs which provides educational, cultural and recreational activities for youths.

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  • SONYC at 211

    The Beacon offers a comprehensive array of FREE youth and adult programs which provides educational, cultural and recreational activities for youths.

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Sesame Flyers International Latest News

BILDERSEE'S END OF SCHOOL YEAR CELEBRATION

The Bildersee Beacon ended their After School program year with a celebration of awards, song, and dance. The children and staff commemorated a school year of resilience and adaptation as we all adjusted to new COVID guidelines. Here is a snippet of the fun and a chance to meet the Program Director Ms. Jack, and Program Educator, Mr. Thomas.

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CARIBBEAN HERITAGE MONTH RECAP

Every SATURDAY in June Sesame was out in the community celebrating Caribbean Culture - Woman's Empowerment Event (SATURDAY JUNE 5th), Book Fair with the West Indian American Day Carnival Association (SATURDAY JUNE 12th), Juneteenth with Farrah Louis (SATURDAY JUNE 19th), World Refugee Day Performance with Brooklyn Conservatory of Music (SESAME FLYERS DANCE COMPANY FIRST PERFORMANCE SATURDAY JUNE 20th) and Caribbean Heritage Community Event organized by our local elected officials (SATURDAY JUNE 26th).

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EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT - MS. SHARON SPENCER

We are happy to have Ms. Sharon Spencer as a proud new staff member of Sesame Flyers. Ms. Spencer joined the team last summer at the height of the pandemic and provided much needed technical assistance and support to the team. She has been an educator for over 20 years and has held every position from classroom teacher to Principal. In her own words she is a “servant leader.” She mentors teachers and administrators on their journey to becoming master teachers and fellow servant leaders. Yet, she still finds a way into classrooms, both in person and virtual to share her love of science, music, and culture with the next generation.

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YOUTH SPOTLIGHT FROM THE CENTER FOR FAMILY SUPPORT

The experience of being tested is one that can produces strength and endurance for almost anyone. The COVID-19 pandemic was an adjustment for our youth. Adding a child welfare case during this period isn’t easy for any of our families. However, the combined dedication of individual family members and a committed case planner often results with positive outcomes. The latter can make a huge difference as our youth prepare for a productive future.

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BILDERSEE PROGRAMS

Make Bildersee your artistic home next season with our free after-school programs.

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WINTHROP PROGRAMS

Find classes that actually appeal to your child. They can master anything when it's fun

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COMPASS PROGRAMS

Make Bildersee your artistic home next season with our free after-school programs.

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MINDSET CORNER PROGRAM

The Beacon Programs will be hosting an Open House to the community on Thursday April 22.

Love A Kid Today and Every Day

IN THE PAST YEAR, KINDNESS SUPPORTED PROGRAMS THAT SERVED OVER 700,000 CHILDREN IN 23 COUNTRIES. Every mountain top is within reach if you just keep climbing.

SESAME FLYERS INTERNATIONAL VIDEO GALLERY


Posted 2018

Established In 88 was honored to attend Sesame Flyers 2015 Spring Gala. The night highlighed those making achievements in the Brooklyn Community.

Posted 2019

Sesame Flyers International Incorporated Black History Month celebration with Calypsoca On De Avenue.

Posted 2020

Sesame Flyers International Incorporated celebrated BLACK HISTORY MONTH by putting on a showcase at the Cultural Center located on 3510 Church Avenue.

Posted 2019

On Friday, January 18th Indian Girl from (Sesame Flyers International – Winthrop Beacon represented India as part of DYCD’s 2019 Performance Festival.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Main Office & Cultural Center
Address: 3510 Church Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11230
Phone: 718-693-0500
Email Address: info@sesameflyers.org

Beacon Programs & SONYC
Winthrop Beacon: 718-221-8880 ext 1100
Bildersee Beacon: 718-241-3847
SONYC at 211

Center For Family Support
Phone: 718-221-8881 ext 2100

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Colder Weather warmer Hearts Clothing Drive at the @SesameFlyers Light House. Donate your lightly used clothing

With support from the Herbert B. West Fund, @NYCService is helping out-of-school, out-of-work young adults get a foothold in city government.
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