An Investment in the Success of the Youth’s Futures
Awed, overwhelmed and infinitely grateful to Joe who is has purchased, set-up, and is running a lab for the youth. Thank you Joe! Your generosity will transform the current resident’s lives and the lives of many future generations to come!
- Allow on-line college courses – Young woman can now stay at Echo Glen until 25 years old. Computers allow them, and all other eligible youth a head start towards a college degree. Continuing ed will set these youth up for greater success when they are released and has been shown to significantly reduce recidivism.
- To allow residents to complete resumes, on-line job applications, look for housing, and other services needed for their success ‘on the outs’.
- Allow volunteers to start up Vocational Training classes such as: computer programming, coding, computer repair, graphic design, and Photoshop workshops.
Still needed: More volunteers to teach the youth valuable computer skills that will help them launch into successful future careers.