LEAD Students Visit New York’s Apollo Theater

Apolllo TheaterOn December 7, students in NCBW-RI’s Leadership in Education And Development (LEAD) program traveled to the historic Apollo Theater in New York to see the David Walker Memorial Double Dutch Holiday Classic. The event encompassed both LEAD’s cultural awareness component and NCBW-RI’s focus on health and education

The annual Double Dutch Holiday Classic brings together Double Dutch teams from across the country in a display of athleticism, skill, and endurance. Double Dutch is a rope-skipping activity with a long history that has developed into an international competitive phenomenon.