It’s been our experience that many inner city youth enroll in independent study, only going to a structured class once a week. This leaves the rest of their week open for potentially damaging activities. Our Day Program is a response to this phenomenon. We want to provide a program where students, who otherwise would be on the streets, can be in an engaged, structured, and positive environment.
Our Day Programs will provide the following workshops:
It’s traditionally been the case that after school programs involve academic tutoring. Although we wish to continue this tradition, we want our afterschool programs to be more than just mere tutoring. Students should feel equipped for future endeavors when finishing our programs. This is accomplished by utilizing college students to interact with the youth. Every youth that comes through our program will have the opportunity to be mentored by a college student. This gives the youth a chance to ask questions and to share their experiences with someone they can relate to. It also gives college students a chance to invest in our nation’s future.
Our After-school Program will provide assistance in the following areas: