HERE'S HOW WE HELP
- Provide general information about colleges
- Enable our WHG girls and their families to attend college fairs, college school information nights, and campus visits
- Review college packages focusing on college selection to find the right fit for both our WHG students and their families
- Help complete the required forms to meet the college application and admission process
- Search for scholarships
Sierra is attending Daemon College to study Physical Therapy.
Ivyis attending Alfred State College.
Yamuna is attending Monroe Community College to study Nursing.
Sidneyis attending Spelman College.
Anetaijiais attending the University of Rochester.
Aracelis is attending Fredonia State College.
Crystal is attending Gannon University.
Meaghan is attending Roberts Wesleyan.
Jenee is attending SUNY Brockport to major in dance.
Jazmyne is attending Genesee Community College.
COLLEGE BOUND SCHEDULE 2012-2013
*All meetings/dates subject to change. Individual event details will be available on the ‘Women Helping Girls – College Bound’ Facebook page
- September 2012
Thursday September 13th, 5:00 – 6:30 PM – Welcome Back! Meeting for
CBC volunteers, partners and girls.
Thursday Sept. 27th, 5:00 – 6:30 PM – College Applications 101 Workshop
Rochester College Nights’ – 6:30 – 8:00 PM College Fair at Marketplace Mall (9/26) and
Greece Ridge Center Mall (9/27) – open to the public; girls and partners can go on their
- October 2012
REOC College Fair – Tuesday October 2nd, Rochester Riverside Convention Center – open
to the public; girls and partners/parents can go on their own.
Resume Writing Workshop – Thursday October 11th, 5:00 – 6:30 PM
CBC Meeting - Thursday October 25rd 5:00 – 6:30 PM (CBC partners and volunteers)
- November 2012
‘Multicultural Visitation Program’ overnight visit and open classes/workshops at
University of Rochester: Sunday Nov. 11th – Tuesday Nov. 13th. Application required.
Deadline to apply Oct. 19th.
‘Research Rochester’ open house (no application required): Monday November 12 th.
CBC Meeting – Thursday November 15th, 5:00 – 6:30 PM (if needed)
- December 2012
Financial Aid Workshop - Thursday December 20th, 5:00 – 6:30 PM (for girls, partners,
and parents). A quick CBC meeting will follow if needed.
College Open Houses & College Fairs