Garden of Dreams Inspire Scholarship recipient Nyuma, a sophomore at Baruch College, recently studied abroad in Florence, Italy and shared some thoughts on her experience as well as photos from her travels!
"Studying abroad had always been a desire of mine. I was finally given the opportunity to make that into a reality with the help of the Garden of Dreams Foundation. I traveled to Florence, Italy for three weeks where I attended the Lorenzo de’ Medici Institution and was enrolled in an Intercultural Communications course. This was my favorite course because it allowed me to put my knowledge to the test and make the most of... Read More
Junior, from Garden of Dreams partner organization WHEDco, was first introduced to Garden of Dreams when he visited the Garden for a New York Knicks game last spring and met Kristaps Porzingis before the game. This past fall, Junior sat courtside for the Knicks Open Practice, where he received Carmelo Anthony's jersey as part of the 'Knickerbocker Assist', and also visited the Empire State Building with Knicks alumni John Starks, Larry Johnson, and Bernard King. In December, Junior and his family joined the Knicks for the Knicks Holiday Shopping Spree at Target.Read More