Monday, April 4, 2016

Help mentor local students through a local education nonprofit

Here's a great way to give back: Capital Partners for Education, a 501(c)3 nonprofit that works with low-income local students, is looking for mentors to help those students reach their potential. They're offering free trainings for mentors, workshops and more to get you started.

Read on! Mentoring a student one on one is a great way to help them and also get more connected to the community.
Since inception, 99% of Capital Partners for Education (CPE) graduates have gone on to college, and 70% have graduated on time.

Founded in 1993, Capital Partners for Education (CPE) is a dynamic college preparatory program that helps motivated, low-income students in the Washington Metropolitan area to get to and through college by providing one-on-one mentoring, college and career preparation and support, individualized staff support, school partnerships and scholarships.

We are now hosting mentor trainings for our class of 9 th Grade Trailblazers! This two-year mentoring relationship will include: monthly in-person meetings, quarterly staff supported mentor-mentee workshops, and weekly phone calls.

RSVP for one of our upcoming mentor trainings!!
Apply: New Mentor Application Survey
And a bit more about CPE:
Capital Partners for Education (CPE) works with motivated, low-income Washington, DC area youth to get to and through college via a proven combination of mentoring, partnerships with quality high schools, tuition assistance, and a customized array of academic, career, and life skills development.

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