On September 15, all of our Give Back New York students attend the Fall Scholar event at the State University of New York. At the luncheon, students heard from the Presidents of Queens College and Mercy College, as well as from our founder, Bob Carr.
This past summer, Give Back in Illinois and New York kicked off their first ever book club. Scholars came together to discuss Sherman Alexie’s The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian. The book tackles the typical challenges of a teenager, all with a humorous twist on adolescence, sports, and being apart of multiple communities. Head over to the blog to learn more about summer book club with our scholars!
Join us in celebrating the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I at the historic previous residence of our 28th president, Woodrow Wilson.
Give Back is fortunate to have Julie Branchaw, our new Program Manager in the Midwest region. Learn more about Julie’s prior experiences and what led her to Give Back!
Learn more about Alumni Mike Bierovic and his journey to medical school with the support of Give Back.
Get to know ninth grade school counselor, Jen Schneider and her impact on Give Back’s partner school, Queens College!
Learn more about the unique mentorship program City Rocks, an organization that facilitates a support system for teenagers through the sport of rock climbing.
This past fall, Give Back welcomed its newest partner school, Binghamton University. Learn more about how Binghamton shares Give Back’s mission to provide support for students of under-resourced backgrounds.
With only 3 percent of foster youth across the nation receiving a college education, Give Back is determined to change this statistic. Learn more about our mission to ensure every child has the opportunity to pursue their passions.
Learn more about Give Back scholarship recipient and mentor, Riccardo Dale, and his involvements both as a student at Rowan University and his efforts outside of school to impact his community.