Hopes for Higher Education
Increasing community awareness of the challenges faced by youth aging out of foster care seeking a higher education. Develop a community network to provide youth appropriate linkage to resources; Create a personal network for youth that includes a long lasting connection to a caring adult; Engaging youth in understanding how to self advocate for their needs; Encourage best practice methods by youth serving organizations; Positively impact the resiliency of vulnerable youth to break the cycle of out of home care.
Hopes for Higher Education is a National Award Winning grassroots organization dedicated to providing superior advocacy to improve the everyday life and overall outcomes for vulnerable youth. The organization is managed and operated 100% by volunteers.
- Address P.O. BOX 23503Columbia, SC 29224
- Dr. Deborah Harris-Sims
- Advocacy & Human Rights, Children & Youth, Crisis Support, Education & Literacy, Homeless & Housing