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High Schools

The Lawyer Connection Club

Deadline: February 6, 2021
Event: Ongoing
Contact: Kayla Nicholas
Join like-minded high school students in exploring careers in law, government, and politics. The Lawyer Connection Club meets once a week via Google Meets and features guest speakers who have already established themselves in legal careers. There will be opportunities to ask questions and receive advice on how to get your start. Participating students will gain knowledge on higher education, interview skills, applying for jobs, and the lifestyles of those in the professions they’re interested in. The club is free of charge and there are numerous leadership and engagement opportunities available. Learn more and apply.

Free virtual Financial Literacy Afterschool Program

Deadline: January 13, 2021
Event: January 20-March 17, 2021
Contact: Michaela Boruta
Join a free Financial Literacy Program that is hosted by the Believe and Inspire organization whose mission it is to empower underserved youth to successfully enter the workforce. The Financial Literacy Program will focus on goal setting, managing money, personal finances, budgeting, credit, and more. The purpose of the program is to help students become equipped with the necessary financial skills that will help them in their career and life endeavors. Sessions will take place on Wednesdays from 4:00-5:00pm and will be conducted via Zoom. Learn more and register.

Free virtual Internship Preparation Afterschool Program

Deadline: January 19, 2021
Event: January 26-March 25, 2021 
Contact: Michaela Boruta
Join a free Internship Preparation Program that is hosted by the Believe and Inspire organization. This Internship Preparation Program will include topics such as goal setting, resume and cover letter writing, personal development, navigating an interview process, MS Word and Excel, and communication. The purpose of the program is to help students overcome barriers and enter the workplace with confidence. Sessions will take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00-5:00pm and will be conducted via Zoom and Google Classroom. Learn more and register. 

Virtual College Admissions and Essay Writing Program

Deadline: January 15, 2021
Event: January 25-March 24, 2021
Contact: Michaela Boruta
Join a College Admissions and Essay Writing Program that is hosted by the Believe and Inspire organization. The College Admissions and Essay Writing Program will focus on navigating the college admission process, recommendation letters, financial aid, scholarships, and college-level essay writing. The purpose of the program is to help students overcome barriers and apply to colleges with confidence. The sessions will take place on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4:00-5:00pm and will be conducted via Zoom and Google Classroom. The fee for the program is $199 per student. Learn more and register.

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