|Posted by houseofgodspower on October 8, 2012 at 5:35 PM|
According to Scott Pelley, CBS Evening News, "Homeless kids tip-toe in a world of insecurity, hoping to be invisible."
Family homelessness in the United States is growing at alarming rates. There are over 1.35 million homeless school age children in our nation and Central Florida has not been excluded. Since 2003, over 7,200 Seminole County homeless students have been identified
The impact of a mentorship for a L.B.E. student is immeasurable, and can touch the student's life forever and guide them down a path they never would have imagined. Some of the benefits of a LEADING BEYOND EXPECTATION OUTREACH mentorship include:
Empowering and Assisting LBE Students to Reach their Potential
Providing Students with Positive Role Models
Emotional Support through Mentoring,
Creating Opportunities for L.B.E. Students
Promoting Academic Excellence Social Inclusion and Networking.
Increased Self-Esteem and Self-Image