CLICKS is a multi-state, law-related mentoring support program that empowers at- risk youth through exposure to social justice issues, health, sports, law and the legal profession. Funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Program (OJP), Office of Juvenile Justice & Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP).. (https://cleoinc.org/clicks/).The Mentoring Program is a Regoinal Partner serving the State of New Jersey and recives partial fundeing.
ORANGE TOWNSHIP PUBLIC SCHOOLS
The Orange Public School District commits to provide a safe and caring environment where each student is expected to grow and succeed. We pledge to prepare all students with equitable opportunities for college and career readiness, leading to lifelong learning and responsible citizenship in a competitive global community. www.Orange.k12.nj.us The Mentoring Program collaborates with the District in recruitment and youth service initiatives.
EAST ORANGE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
The East Orange School District is committed to and will prepare all of our students for college, careers, and life. We will provide a safe, clean, positive, and supportive learning environment in which all students can successfully develop socially, emotionally and academically into lifelong learners and responsible, productive citizens. WWW.eastorange.k12.nj.us The Mentoring Program collaborates with the District in recruitment and youth service initiatives.
FAMILY SUPPORT ORGANIZATION OF ESSEX COUNTY
Family Support Organization of Essex County provides direct 1:1 peer support through an assigned Family Partner. This service is voluntary and is available to parents whose children are receiving care management services through Partnership for Children of Essex. www.FSCEC.org The Mentoring Program collaborates with the YP Program offering mentoring services.
NAACP YOUTH COUNCIL
The mission of the NAACP Youth & College Division is to inform youth of the problems affecting ethnic minorities and develop an intelligent, effective youth leadership. https://www.naacp.org The Mentoring Program collaborates with the District in recruitment and youth service initiatives.
BLACK PILOTS OF AMERICA
The Black Pilots of America, Alfred E. Forsythe Chapter’s mission is to advance youth and the general public’s awareness of the importance of general aviation. Career Conversation speakers are aviation professionals ranging in age from World War II Veterans to high school students. www.aefopa.org The Mentoring Program attends the annual Avaiation Awareness Day.
Platinum Minds is an Education/Leadership organization that supports young men middle school through high school with high academic achievements. Our mission is two-fold, getting good education and developing leadership skills to change the trajectory of their communities and help boys graduate high school at the top of their class. www.PlatinumMinds.org. The Mentoring Program refers youth to teh advanced tutorial services offered by PM..