A Better Chance Invites You to a FREE PICNIC/Potluck
Welcome Back Picnic
When: Saturday, August 23rd 2014
Location: Prospect Park Lawn Meadow NORTH
Look for the A Better Chance banner.
We will provide hamburgers and hotdogs.
However, we need you to bring a dish or dessert!
Please use this form if you plan on bringing anything!
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The Long Meadow is accessible from almost anywhere in the Park, with main entrances at Grand Army Plaza, Bartel-Pritchard Circle (intersection of Prospect Park West and Prospect Park Southwest near 15th Street), 3th Street/Prospect Park West, and 9th Street/Prospect Park West.
By Public Transportation: MTA Maps
• F or G Train to 15th Street-Prospect Park or 7th Avenue station
• 2 or 3 Train to Grand Army Plaza station
• Q or B Train to 7th Avenue station
• B41 Bus along Flatbush Avenue to Grand Army Plaza
• B69 Bus to Grand Army Plaza
• B61 Bus along 9th Street to 9th Street/Prospect Park West
From Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridges: Take Flatbush Avenue to Grand Army Plaza, then Prospect Park West exit to 9th Street.
From Brooklyn-Queens Expressway: Take BQE to 38th Street exit. Make left on 4th Ave, then right on 9th Street to Prospect Park West.
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A Better Chance
Since our founding in 1963, A Better Chance has been opening doors to greater educational opportunities. As a national non-profit organization, our mission is to increase substantially the number of well-educated students of color capable of assuming positions of responsibility and leadership in American society.
A Better Chance places students of color entering grades 6 through 11 into some of the nation's finest college preparatory schools. They include independent day schools, boarding schools, and select top-performing public schools.