On average, college graduates earn 56% more than high school graduates. This is the largest gap since 1973 and it has dire consequences for those whose education is cut short.
January is National Mentoring Month! Founded in 2002, National Mentoring Month focuses national attention on the need for mentors and how collectively, individuals and organizations, can work together to help build positive outcomes for our young people.
As part of National Mentoring Month this January, our Director of Student Mentor Services shares his expertise on the most effective ways to serve as a mentor.
Give Back Founder, Robert Carr, shares 6 key strategies to chart a successful and affordable college career. Start planning with these important steps.
Many kids from lower-income families don’t have the financial means or support to earn a college degree. Give Something Back Foundation is changing that for some students.
After several months of reconstruction, GSBF reopened Lincoln Landing on June 14.
The Give Something Back Foundation recently hired a Director of Philanthropy, but we didn’t go through the usual employment agency or job board route to fill this important position. Instead, we dipped into a pool of candidates we are particularly proud of — our GSBF alumni. Frances Higgins Brodeur was part of GSBF’s first cohort […]
Allison Price, mentor and program manager for the Give Something Back Foundation, describes how her first day on the job set a new bar for memorable life moments.
April 22, 2016 Five ninth graders from Princeton High School have been awarded full scholarships to one of four New Jersey colleges by the Give Something Back Foundation. Congratulations to these students and welcome to the foundation! Read the full story at PlanetPrinceton.com. About Robert Carr Robert Carr is the author of “Through the Fires: […]
April 22, 2016 One week ago today, the Give Something Back Foundation awarded 23 9th graders from Bridgeton High School in Bridgeton, NJ, with a full scholarship to one of its partner colleges in New Jersey: Rowan University, The College of New Jersey, Montclair State University and Saint Peter’s University. Congratulations to these students! And read more […]