Suiting up Future leaders for success
Our students are uniquely positioned for success, having been instilled with a sense of
career path, financial mindfulness, and a motivation to lead.
Suits for Seniors is a 501(c)(3) community development organization which a program to service under-resourced youth, our vision is to inspire a generation of youth to fulfill the highest level of life achievement possible through discovery and development of their inherent gifts.
Having recognized a need that exists in our community, we are successfully serving at-risk high school seniors attending schools in Florida with low high school graduation and college transition rates via an innovative college readiness and career exploration course. Offered in collaboration with Florida high schools, Suits for Seniors’ program is intended to cultivate the academic, social, and leadership abilities of at-risk young people in Florida, while enhancing their traditional education and social development.
SUITS FOR SENIORS PROGRAM
Schools or organizations interested in the program should reach out directly to the organization to discuss the intentions and unique curriculum of the program. It’s a commitment. Students must complete an enrichment program comprised of addressing college transition, leadership, career exploration, and developing a personal vision for a successful future. When the seniors graduate, they are given the distinction of a personally-tailored suit.
Increase the high school graduation and college entrance rate for at-risk students.
Augment the lifetime earning potential and facilitate the long-term success of young people entering the workforce.
Reduce youth violence and build community relationships in and around Palm Beach County
Educate the high school students on the value of professionalism and Financial Literacy.
Providing the tools and resources to graduate high school. Preparing students to understand the financial, career and academic responsibility to succeed.
Provide a networking system. Building a resume and cover letter writing. Consultation, coaching, communities of practice, lesson study, mentoring, reflective supervision and technical assistance.
Goal Setting. Etiquette training. Executive Speaking. Leading with emotional intelligence. Opportunities to engage with influential leaders
Education on Loans, credit cards, taxes, how to invest, and how to mange money. Understanding Financial markets and institutions. Creating effective saving plans