Creative Connections was founded in 2005 to meet the growing need for college and career readiness in New York City public schools. We coach elementary, middle and high school students to develop their aspirations and fulfill their educational and professional dreams.

Creative Connections is a New York State MWBE certified Women Business Enterprise.


In the most recent academic year, our Success Coaches helped students secure over $400,000 in college scholarships.

Creative Connections provides curriculum-based instruction in eight signature programs:

  • College Connections 1&2
  • Career Connections
  • High School Connections
  • Teen Entrepreneur Connections
  • Financial Connections
  • Art Connections
  • Elementary Future Connections

This year alone, Creative Connections has reached over 3,300 students in over 10 NYC districts, and clocked over 8,832 hours of programming.


Our Programs

Our Coaches

Affecting change, one school at a time.


We offer in school and after school programs throughout New York City. View the map for all of our current locations.



A teacher, a preacher, a police officer and a private investigator...These elementary school kids from P.S. 156 will knock your socks off with their career knowledge, and convince you that they are the best for the job.

Special thanks to all of the teachers, administrators and faculty at P.S. 156 for making this video possible!

September 22, 2015