Playaz Academy is a program of the Dorchester Youth Collaborative (DYC) serving youth ages 9-15. predominantly from the inner city of Boston.  The” Playaz” program uses basketball as the vehicle to equip children with necessary “Life Skills” Pushing beyond their limits learning how to compete constructively, discipline, teamwork, deferring gratification and the priority to education first. If they don’t keep up their grades, they don’t play! For  of our children Playaz is their home away from home. The Playaz Academy currently has teams from 3rd grade-9th grade.

For more information on the team please contact Greg Hill ghilldyc@gmail.com