Become A Sponsor
Become A Sponsor
ASPIRE Child - $113/month or $1,350/year The ASPIRE program provides low-income K-8 youth with a safe learning environment where our caring staff provide homework assistance, academic enrichment, recreation and a healthy snack. Your sponsorship will help provide an opportunity for one child to participate every school day in our program for an entire school year.
PREP Teen - $125/month or $1,500/year The PREP program provides learning opportunities for teenage youth during non-school hours — after school, summer and weekends. A variety of youth-driven activities are provided to keep them engaged in a safe, positive learning environment. Your sponsorship will help provide an opportunity for a teenager to participate in our program for an entire year (school year and summer).
Emmy Doo’s LEARNer - $100/month or $1,200/year Through our social enterprise, Emmy Doo’s Ice Cream Shop, LEARN hires local high school students to be a part of the LEARNer Program, which is a 90 day paid internship program focused on career awareness, personal and professional development and hands on job responsibility. Students work a 10-hour work-week, in addition to attending required weekly workshops that will provide them with the skills they need to enter college and seek further employment.
Youth Leader - $1,000/month or $12,000/year LEARN hires college-aged adults in youth development to make an impact in the lives of low-income youth. They live in the communities they work and serve as positive role models for our program youth. Many are aspiring teachers and this opportunity gives them the work experience they need and the financial assistance to help pay their way through college.