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Take Stock in Children: Mentoring, Miami, Florida

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Address: 300 NE 2 Avenue
Miami, Florida  33132  
United States
Fax: 3052377689
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 300
Number of People Being Served: 500
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Mission Statement


“Take Stock in Children aims to passionately promote personal growth, self-responsibility, and academic success for deserving low-income children by providing a unique set of resources including mentors, scholarships, long-term support, student advocacy, and a guaranteed educational opportunity.”

Description


. Take Stock in Children is a comprehensive program that helps low-income children stay in school, earn a high school diploma, graduate from college and enter the workforce. Take Stock in Children offers each child: - A college tuition scholarship - A volunteer mentor to provide motivation, support & tutoring - A student advocate/case manager to support the scholar‚?s educational achievements - College & career counseling including a wide array of Summer programs for both students & their families Take Stock in Children goes beyond traditional college scholarship incentives by enlisting the cooperation from staff members, mentors, tutors, school personnel, health & human services agencies as well as other local community partnerships to provide each child with the social, emotional, and academic skills to gain self-efficacy, the ability to contribute to the community and overcome poverty.

. Take Stock in Children is a comprehensive program that helps low-income children stay in school, earn a high school diploma, graduate from college and enter the workforce. Take Stock in Children offers each child: - A college tuition scholarship - A volunteer mentor to provide motivation, support & tutoring - A student advocate/case manager to support the scholar‚?s educational achievements - College & career counseling including a wide array of Summer programs for both students & their families Take Stock in Children goes beyond traditional college scholarship incentives by enlisting the cooperation from staff members, mentors, tutors, school personnel, health & human services agencies as well as other local community partnerships to provide each child with the social, emotional, and academic skills to gain self-efficacy, the ability to contribute to the community and overcome poverty.

Mission Statement: “Take Stock in Children aims to passionately promote personal growth, self-responsibility, and academic success for deserving low-income children by providing a unique set of resources including mentors, scholarships, long-term support, student advocacy, and a guaranteed educational opportunity.”

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Program Type:


Youth Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


Yes