OBS by the Numbers

4,500 kids see a different world…


1 didn’t know what the heck dew was, now he does…

872 didn’t know that they could be so welcomed into the home of someone they didn’t know, now they want to learn more about each other’s’ families…

623 didn’t know they had friends in their neighboring communities, now they do…

420 had never spent the night in Brooklyn, now they have…

650 had never started their school day walking through a metal detector, now they have…

950 never knew that you could know the names of every kid in your high school, now they do…

1900 had never been to the Bronx, now they have…

839 never thought of going to college, now they do…

910 never knew that Maine stars could be so bright, now they do…

1350 had never had a friend of a different ethnicity, now they do…

2800 thought they didn’t have any stereotypes, now they know better…

2750 had never appreciated their communities, now they want them to thrive…

3200 feared differences, now they embrace them…

4,500 kids see a different world.