“Today in Philadelphia, nearly 60% of students aged 6-17 do not have a safe, structured place to go after school. Less than 35% of students score proficient in math and less than 45% score proficient in reading. On average, 1 out of 4 students entering 9th grade will not graduate high school.” (cityyear.org)
WHO is brilliant MENTOR’s working ?
a mentoring program with a focus on at risk student-athletes (aged 12-18)
WHAT is the mission of brilliant MENTOR’s working ?
to influence, educate, inspire, and empower every young person to reach their greatest human potential, while utilizing sports and other activities as vehicles for social improvement
WHERE is brilliant MENTOR’s working located ?
Philadelphia, Bucks, and Montgomery Counties
WHEN does brilliant MENTOR’s working serve youth ?
during the school year, our office is open from 9AM – 5PM EST, however, we generally meet with our student-athletes after school hours
WHY does brilliant MENTOR’s exist ?
to provide young people with the appropriate structure and guidance necessary to help them achieve their goals, while working to close the achievement gap