We are so excited about this challenge, we have raised our goal to $37,500 to fund a third year for a new scholar!
Please donate TODAY to keep us in the lead of this competition and reach our goal of 175 donors!
Thanks to everyone’s support we raised over $25,000 to fund a scholar for two years with the Wily Network. With just one day left, we need YOU to help us win this challenge and the Crowdrise $10,000 prize.
College is a 4-5 year commitment
Thanks to our generous supporters, we’ve funded freshman year for a new Scholar but we need your help to raise another $12,500 so we can provide the services necessary to fund this Scholar for their sophomore year.
To continue to establish the Wily Network on college campuses to improve outcomes for youth who, having persevered through such life challenges as aging out of foster care, homelessness, or a lack of family support, are navigating their post-secondary careers independently.
• To ensure our Scholars have the tools and networks necessary to thrive in four-year residential colleges.
• To empower our Scholars to transition successfully into post-college life and become vibrant members of their communities.The Wily Network provides a critical safety net and programming specifically designed to help Scholars achieve personal and financial well-being.
Support our Scholars
$50,000 Fund-A-Scholar for four years
$12,500 Fund-A-Scholar for one year
$10,000 Computers for ten Scholars
$7,500 Room, board, and transportation during summer internship
$6,000 Fund a coach’s salary for one year
$5,000 Supplemental financial assistance for one Scholar
$1,000 Dorm room set-up
$500 Professional clothing
$250 Meals during break
$100 Winter coat
$50 Monthly cell phone bill
Our program is made up of 3 core components:
2. Financial Assistance and Education
3. Community Building and Networking
Please share this page with your friends and family to help spread the great news about our growing network! We look forward to your continued support as we persist in our ambitious goals for the 2018 calendar year.