Asian American LEAD (www.aalead.org) supports low-income and underserved Asian Pacific-American youths with the tools and opportunities to define themselves and their futures. AALEAD currently supports 535 youths with educational empowerment, identity development and leadership opportunities through after-school, summer and mentoring programs.
Serves: Metro region
What a donation buys:
• $250 covers a weekend event for 50 youths.
• $1,000 supports one youth to participate in AALEAD programming for one year.
• $10,000 allows 10 youths to participate in AALEAD programming for one year.
• One day: Teach a workshop in cooking, résumé-writing or other topics; or help at a community service event.
• Weekly/monthly: Volunteer at an after-school program or participate in a one-on-one mentorship with a youth.
• Student Service Learning