Project REWARDS

 

“Last fall I got to meet Malcolm and his insights on what it is to be a leader have helped me become a better leader for my peers.”

 – Yolanda Andrade, Malcolm Jenkins Scholar/College Track New Orleans

Project R.E.W.A.R.D.S.(Reinforcing Education With Activities, Recreation and Developmental Supports)

Project R.E.W.A.R.D.S. is a collaborative, education development program designed by The Malcolm Jenkins Foundation and implemented in partnership with College Track New Orleans that works to increase high school graduation, graduation rates, college eligibility and enrollment in under-resourced communities.

The after-school program is designed to deliver progressive rewards at yearly benchmarks to prepare students for college as they learn essential life skills and receive necessary resources for future success.

The program actively engages students in grades 9 -12, with a curriculum focused on:

  • Building Self-Confidence
  • Health and Wellness
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Leadership Development
  • Mentoring

For more information on College Track visit: http://collegetrack.org/where-we-work/new-orleans/