Intensive six-week workshop where students connect to themselves and share aspirations/goals. Coaches and students work together to determine strategies to navigate and/or eliminate barriers that might be in the way.
A year-round soft skills workshop, which prepares students for finding jobs in today’s changing workforce. Students participate in job shadowing, mock interviews, role playing and are better prepared for internships and part time/summer jobs.
A program for high school seniors that drives the end-to-end college process beginning in September and runs until each student has made the final college acceptance decision in May. This preparation includes developing student essays, searching and selecting colleges, completing the Common Application, searching for scholarships, comparing financial aid offers, and final college commitment. In addition to the ongoing workshops and college tours, each senior is paired with an individual volunteer coach who works as a partner with him/her through the entire college process.
Our members connect to the community, develop a sense of civic responsibility, and learn the joys of giving to others.
We connect our students, with both high and low GPAs, to academic support through our volunteer tutors, avaialble to them 4 days a week at Future 5.
Students remain members beyond high school graduation and can take advantage of weekly enrichment events featuring inspirational guest speakers, college visits, math and writing tutoring, field trips to local businesses, celebrations of holidays/key milestones and a full schedule of summer enrichment and social activities.