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The Alternative Sports and Arts Program (A.S.A.P.) has partnered with CPR Courses International L.L.C. to help launch The Avengers Program (CPR Squad), which empowers high school students from low-income neighborhoods throughout New York City, ... Read More


The Alternative Sports and Arts Program (A.S.A.P.) has partnered with CPR Courses International L.L.C. to help launch The Avengers Program (CPR Squad), which empowers high school students from low-income neighborhoods throughout New York City, the eastern region of the United States and Puerto Rico to obtain a CPR/AED and First Aid certification while learning what to do in case of an emergency. Courses are available in Spanish and English.

Capacity-building instructional Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Automatic External Defibrillator, and First Aid certification courses for students grades 8th and 12th and colleges in low-income communities. A piloted initiative for high schools on the Walton Campus and Evander Childs Campus, where both classes of juniors and seniors (total certifications for 500 students, Fridays 4-8 p.m. and Saturdays 9 a.m.-1:45 p.m., will be initiated for a total duration of 25 weeks to enhance youth attendance, emergency skill level readiness, team building, building healthy communities, and instructional retention rate. EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS COURSES CAN ALSO BE ADDED TO THIS PROGRAM UPON REQUEST. This program can also be tied into career enhancing options including Home Health Aid Certification, Certified Nursing Assistant, Life Guard Certification, and Paramedic/EMT Certification. Grant would cover promotional t-shirts, gloves, certificates, wallet cards, masks, and courses for each student.

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The Avengers Program (A.S.A.P.)

Francis Cutrone, Founder on behalf of

CPR Courses International L.L.C.

Help launch capacity-building initiatives geared around saving lives! A single donation of $65 can fund a course for TWO students and help connect them to a passion and a career in the medical field. Our piloted program for a total of 500 funded certifications is $33,500. Donate today!

Francis Cutrone

Frank Cutrone is a level 5 instructor with over a decade of experience in training and certifying community members and educators for CPR/AED and First Aid. While working extensively as a volunteer life guard with the Bronx, NY YMCA he also serves as the

C.P.R. Courses International L.L.C. is a CPR/AED and First Aid Certifying organization under the American Safety and Health Institute (www.hsi.com) which was launched with the objective to empower vulnerable communities through learning how to saves lives and promote healthy living in schools and local Community Based Organizations. Due to the continuous rise in injuries, emergencies and deaths due to cardiovascular diseases in low income neighborhoods, C.C.I. has implemented an affordable method to allow CPR/AED and First Aid Certification to become an accessible resource through the provision of courses, show cases, programs, and activities for community members, parents, educational institutions, and community stakeholders. C.C.I. has partnered with the United Federation of Teacher's Health and Safety Department which has expanded its reach and activated a number of certified instructors and educators to join our project in schools and throughout the NYC communities. This partnership has also enabled our t

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