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Cause Areas

When

Tue May 01, 2018 - Sat Jun 08, 2019

Where

54 W 40th StreetNew YorkNew York, NY 10018

About

Every Seed Planted Helps a Flower Grow! As a Seed Coach you will form a one-to-one advising relationship with a young woman of color to transform her passion and dreams into a powerful story for her resume and college essay.

Seeds of Fortune, Inc. executive and Seed Coach team is a dynamic community of young professional women on a mission to provide creative and academic guidance, support, and opportunities for the next generation. Seed Coaches for the 2017-18 program will be provided 3 H.S scholars to work with throughout the summer and fall.

TO QUALIFY AS A SEED COACH, YOU ARE:
  • Equipped with at least two years of professional experience and great writing skills

  • Ready to commit to

    • Attendance at Boot Camp

    • Digital once a week bi-weekly one-to-one writing and college sessions (Sept-Nov)

    • Monthly in-person SEED workshops (Sept-Dec), and other special events

  • Prepared to maintain clear and frequent communication with Seeds of Fortune, Inc.’s Program staff and your Scholar

  • Eager to share in our mission to empower the next generation of women of color

​ AS A SEED COACH, YOU CAN EXPECT:​
  • To become an essential part of a young girl finding her voice

  • Training and ongoing guidance as you build her college application

  • Frequent communication with compassionate and knowledgeable staff and experienced volunteers

  • An opportunity to grow with a dynamic community, and team retreat

Skills

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 22
  • 4-5 hours a month
  • 2 weeks in the summer time commitment weeknights and weekends

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