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STUDENT-ATHLETES ORGANIZED TO UNDERSTAND LEADERSHIP

SOUL (Students Organized to Understand Leadership) is a sports-based youth development program that collaborates with DC Public Schools and other community-based organizations to provide youth residing in DC’s Ward 7 with academic, athletic, character, and professional enrichment opportunities.

www.soulprograms.org Tax ID 46-3642153

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Mission:

To support at-risk youth obtain educational excellence, using basketball as pedagogy for youth development. We accomplish this goal through the facilitation of academic workshops, one-on-one tutoring, exposure to new communities, and positive mentor support.

Vision:

We hope to develop socially empowered young leaders who are aware of the concerns of their immediate community, and are skilled in bringing forth positive social change.