100% College Acceptance!

100% College Acceptance!

Leaders in Training is super excited to announce as of February 1st, 2017 Cohort 2 joins Cohort 1+ and Cohort 1 at 100% college acceptance! We know that access is only step one and that college persistence and future leadership comes next. However, Leaders in Training is located in an area in Las Vegas where students have a greater chance of dropping out of high school than becoming a college graduate. We are proud of our students’ and...

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Nearly $17,000 raised in December: thank you!

Nearly $17,000 raised in December: thank you!

Leaders in Training is excited to report we had our most successful holiday rally! Thank you for all your support in empowering first-generation college graduates and the next-generation of diverse leaders who will change the world. We raised nearly $17,000 with over 100 donors. Check out the newsletter today. Wishing everyone an amazing start to 2017!

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Wishing you a happy 2017!

Wishing you a happy 2017!

Leaders in Training thanks you for all your continued support and empowerment. Check out our latest newsletter:  http://eepurl.com/cvsU0n holiday rally to date = over $13,500 raised with a few days left! Newsletter also contains LIT student holiday party pictures pictured here.

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Thank you! 5th Annual Holiday Party Fundraiser

Thank you! 5th Annual Holiday Party Fundraiser

LIT is SO grateful for our incredible community!! With over 70 people in attendance, we were able to raise almost $6,000 to empower equitable opportunity and the next-generation of diverse leaders who will change the world. We say it all the time because it’s true– LIT would not exist without the amazing supporters and our awesome community. Special congratulations to our Community Empowerment Partnership Award recipients: HJW...

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Impact Report 2015-2016 & Holiday Party 2016!

Impact Report 2015-2016 & Holiday Party 2016!

Check out what your support has empowered from our 2015-2016 Impact Report. And time to #getLIT at the LIT 5th annual holiday party. Buy your tickets today to support equitable opportunity and empower East Las Vegas students to become first-generation college graduates and the next-generation of diverse leaders who change the world! Latest newsletter here:...

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Year 5: busy first month!

Year 5: busy first month!

The U.S. Department of Education’s Fact Sheet “A College Degree: Surest Pathway to Expanded Opportunity, Success for American Students” released a few weeks ago affirms the work we do together. “Helping more students graduate with high-quality degrees can change lives and strengthen the economic security of our country… in addition to giving families a clear path to the middle class.” However, only 1 in 10...

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