We aim to level the playing field for refugees and new American students and their families by empowering them to become independent thinkers, high achieving scholars, and productive citizens. As an organization we are committed to meeting the needs of our students. Our programs provide a unique environment that merges academic support through english proficiency; holistic, trauma-informed support; the confidence and socio-emotional skills to navigate a new culture and country; and a community wholly invested in each student through Middle School, High School, College and beyond.
We believe teams and sport can have a broad impact on student development.
+ Teams help us develop our identity and build relationships
+ Teams give us a sense of community and and social development
+ Positive reinforcement is good for our mental health.
+ Daily practice keeps us disciplined.
+ Good nutrition fuels success.
We serve children from grades 6-12 throughout the school year. Our program includes:
+ Consistent mentorship
+ Increased accountability and peer tutoring for homework
+ A safe place after-school hours
+ A nutritious meal
+ Lasting friendships
+ Unique opportunity to be part of a team
Our mentors understand the importance of showing up - week after week. Got love for the community? Enjoy working with young minds? Good communicator with reliable transportation?
We need your help.
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
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