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It takes a village

I was catching up on our program partner NFTE’s blog this morning on mentoring and it reminded me that YEScarolina needed to recognize a special mentor to one of our outstanding students, Jerome Smalls.  Jerome’s mentor and neighbor, Carol Onorato, has always gone above and beyond to inspire him and be involved in his life.  […]

The Stop Bullying Club

One of our amazing entrepreneur students from West Ashley High School, Marcus Williams, recently published a book with the goal of educating elementary students about bullying.  Marcus is determined to make a difference and put an end to this dangerous form of harassment.  Marcus teamed up with Elizabeth Pendergast, an autistic classmate also passionate about […]

Donors Choose – Your new best friend

If it sounds like we are spending a lot of time talking about Donors Choose, it’s because we are HUGE fans of the opportunities they offer to teachers and their students. These days’ budgets are tight and resources are scarce yet needs continue to increase. Donors Choose is one of the many ways teachers can […]