My Nonprofit Reviews
Review for Women of Power Network, Inc, Charlotte, NC, USA
WOPN's mission to empower young women to achieve their academic, professional and personal goals is facilitated through a mentoring program designed to meet the individual needs of each student. Students from competitive colleges are selected based on their commitment to female empowerment and passion for learning to mentor young female high school students who have expressed interest in pursuing a college education. The program is an intimate group of inspired and passionate women who collectively work to help the young members of the group gain a sense of appreciation, respect, and pride in their individual strengths and talents.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
My work as the College Prep Counselor for the eight female high school student mentees in the program. The connection and bond between the mentors and mentees is inspiring and offers the young girls of WOPN a special opportunity to share friendship with other inspiring intelligent young women.
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
Our non-profit would greatly benefit from the aid of this contest. It is the initiative's first year in operation and still many infrastructural components are missing. The contest prize money would be used for much needed outreach and staff hiring purposes.