We support 8500 students in 21 schools.
Recently, we supported:
- 30 college scholarships awarded totaling $255,335
- 109 high school students earned a total of 360 college credits
- 16 middle school teachers received training in teaching computer coding
- 8 Career & Technical Ed. pathways received a total of $20,000 for their student organizations
- $100,000 was invested in the Youth Empowerment Support Services (YESS) program, bringing social and emotional mentoring to middle school students.
Nearly $1 million was raised to help address the needs created by the pandemic. Funds supported:
- Hot spot devices to ensure students had access to online learning
- 500 emergency gift cards were given to families for essential need items
- Emergency food was provided to all students