Program Name: Polos To Ties Mentoring Program
Award Amount: $5507
Project Description: The Polos to Ties Mentoring Program is an after-school program that focuses on building self-esteem, social competence, and the avoidance of problem/high-risk behaviors in 3rd through 5th grade male students. The program will also provide after-school mentoring for 10-20 male students in grades 3-5 attending Govans Elementary to build self-esteem, social competence, and avoid problem/high-risk behaviors. They will also provide transportation and entrance to one cultural event and one sporting event for program participants as well as host five sessions with presenters.