August 31, 2018

Meet Abby

Abby bursts into the room week after week, loud and a little obnoxious. She throws her stuff down and digs some money out of her backpack, […]
September 7, 2018

Father-Kid Trip

“It was truly a gift to be able to have this experience with both of my children. This 4-day canoeing adventure led by Shiloh’s Edge was nothing […]
September 14, 2018

Preparing for Graduation

As students get older they will eventually age out of the Climbing Team and competing with the Climbing Team. For many of these students, it means […]
September 21, 2018

Meet Derek

I would like for all of you to meet Derek. Derek is a high school student that is usually hit or miss in regards to showing […]
September 28, 2018

Meet Kara

This past summer, at our Edge Cup event, one of our students brought a friend, Kara. I noticed right away that Kara was going to sit […]
October 5, 2018

Meet Theresa

When working with youth, you have amazing moments and then there are the moments you dread. For a while that moment was when a young girl […]
October 12, 2018

Meet Josh

I would like for all of you to meet Josh. Josh has been coming to Schenectady City Life for a few years now and it is […]
October 19, 2018


Seth has not had an easy life. He lives with his mom and three younger siblings in the government assisted housing in Cohoes. He worries about […]
October 26, 2018

Meet Andrew

Being on staff with City Life can definitely come with its challenges. Beyond the music, group settings, games and laughter, there is often stories that touch […]