The Concrete Rose Foundation is a 501c3 Non-Profit organization, dedicated to providing advocacy and assistance to minority youth in the community. Concrete Roses Mentoring and Reading Roses are programs sponsored by the Foundation.
WE CAN MAKE A CHANGE
IN THE LIFE
OF ONE CHILDTODAY
The Concrete Rose Foundation is committed to providing long-lasting and trusting mentoring relationships to girls so they can successfully navigate gender, economic, and social barriers.
"Greatness is not measured by what a man or woman accomplishes, but by the opposition he or she has to overcome to reach their goals."
~ Dorothy Height
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Mentoring Program Benefits:
Girls who participate in the program develop a relationship with a concerned adults who provides support, perspective, education and encouragement
Girls are given access to people, places, and things outside their routine environment. Girls are exposed to new experiences that enable them to discover their own strengths and thrive.
Girls will have the opportunity to set and achieve goals that they and their mentors complete together
Girls who participate will develop positive coping skills.
Girls will gain the skills and confidence necessary to become role models and resist engaging in negative behaviors.
Girls are provided with guidance and constructive evaluation of efforts toward self-improvement;
Girls will aim to improve their lives and be an asset to their families and local community.
Girls are provided with opportunities to demonstrate citizenship by active and regular participation in community service and service learning projects