Seton Hall’s Adelante Student Latino Organization, Educational
Opportunity Program (EOP) and the Make the Road Organization to host a College Prep
Workshop where we will be offering different information sessions for minority students and
their parents. These sessions would include college application essay tutoring, FAFSA guidance
and advising, as well as EOP mentorship. We will also be offering translation services from
English to Spanish for the families that may need it.
The activity would take place at Seton Hall University campus in South Orange, New Jersey on
Saturday, December 1, 2018. The program will begin at 9 am to 2 pm and will include breakfast
and lunch. There are 40 spaces available for students, and we would like to count on your help
to reach out to families that may benefit from this workshop.
Students interested should fill out the online form found in the following link.
College mentoring program at the YMCA Summit, NJ
GOAL: To provide mentoring support to motivated college bound, first generation students with committed supportive parents in the Summit YMCA community by guiding them through high school to successfully navigate the entire college process. Provide group and one-on-one mentorship to create a college-going culture throughout the high school experience from 9th – 12th grade.
See attached documents below for meeting schedule and more details.
Reeves-Reed Arboretum, 165 Hobart Avenue, Summit, NJ 07901
Reeves-Reed Arboretum runs a program called Discovery Saturdays from March through October. Discovery Saturdays is a program for families with young children and each week they focus on a different aspect of nature such as dragonflies, fish, vegetables, etc. The Arboretum is looking for student volunteers who would like to join them for Discovery Saturdays (10:00am-1:00pm) and try their hands at translating, real time, with young children.
Please contact Trish Cassin, the Volunteer Coordinator at Reeves-Reed Arboretum for more information at
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 11:00am-4:00pm
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation is dedicated to advancing the education of exceptionally promising students who have financial need. There are scholarships available for high school students and community college students who want to transfer to selective four-year colleges or universities.
Click on the link below for details.