Frederico’s House is a planned first-of-its-kind intergenerational community resource founded in honor of Fred The Godson. A proud South Bronx native, Fred experienced poverty growing up which helped him see the future through a relatable lens. An inspirational artist, song writer and celebrity, he exemplified the South Bronx as a dedicated and positive citizen who aspired to bring his community up with him. His spirit is guiding our organization to empower the community through a cohesive effort for mutual opportunity, understanding and prosperity.
Our facility will serve the South Bronx community in honor of Fred The Godson. Frederico’s House will bring all generations together in order to foster positive youth development, community engagement and empowerment. Our center will collaborate with local community talents and employ them for building a better future.
How our center will empower:
Frederico’s House will offer a wide array of programs and activities. The primary goal will be to deliver services that are inclusive, catering to the entire community and encourage opportunity, education, creativity, and overall wellness. Our 30,000+-square foot, state-of-the-art facility will enhance the quality of life for all South Bronx residents.
Some of the planned features:
Leadership will collaborate with non-profits, local government and private donors. Together, we will help ensure our youngest members achieve their optimal potential.
Frederico’s House will be created to fulfill Fred The Godson’s vision for the South Bronx community. A vision that has only begun to emerge through the dedication of many of its native sons and daughters.
We are stewards of positive change.
We are dedicated defenders of the South Bronx.
We instill endless hope for a better future.
Fred The Godson’s resilient nature sanctioned the mastering of adversity. Once he took charge of his future, he was able to achieve anything. His natural abilities became evident to the world. As a safe passage for the community, Frederico’s House enables members to refine their own distinctive gifts. Serving the whole community, while validating the future of our irreplaceable youth.