The Rock of Kingsley
The Rock is a 501c3 nonprofit corporation funded by local individuals, businesses and foundations. Staff and supporters are dedicated to inspiring change in communities by empowering people with the resources and support they need to live healthy, connected and secure lives. More than 200 teens spend afterschool hours at The Rock each week under the supervision of caring adults. The Rock Youth Center provides a safe environment that fosters honesty, respect and responsibility, which builds self confidence and a sense of belonging. Programs include educational workshops, excursions, dropin recreation, arts and crafts, community service, dances, game tournaments, concerts and other special events. The Rock also serves as a Grand Traverse County Senior Network Center and certified Red Cross Emergency Shelter.