Stephen Doyle uses his enthusiasm and energy to build up the youth at the Ingersoll Community Center by creating engaging and interactive programs. Doyle created U.B.I.E.S, which stands for united, brave, independent, educated students. This group focuses on being a positive influence and mentoring younger kids. Doyle strives to enrich the community and create a place where people can come together to enforce positive change in the lives of those around them.
Photography by Alexis Lambrou, a Pittsburgh-born, Brooklyn-based photographer and teaching artist, who has taught at Brooklyn Community Arts & Media HS in Fort Greene for the past four years.
Words by Laura Hernandez, a writer and photographer living in Brooklyn who’s obsessed with all things social media and eating the best tacos around NYC. www.lauraraquel.com