Guide Right encompasses many of our youth oriented programs such as mentoring, college preparatory programs, and tutoring. However, the Flagship Initiative of the Guide Right Service Program is the Kappa Leadership Development League (Kappa League). Guide Right is a program of the educational and occupational guidance of youth, primarily inspirational and informative in character. The purposes of the Guide Right Service Program is to place the training experience and friendly interest of successful men at the disposal of youth needing inspiration and counsel regarding their choice of a life’s career, and to arouse the interest of the entire community in the problems of youth as they seek to realize lives of usefulness.
- Current Guide Right Objectives
- To Create the Next Generation of Leaders via Leadership Development
- Prepare students for college
- Mentor students to college graduation
- To positively impact youth through mentoring and training
- To prepare youth for academic success in middle school, high school and college
- To learn by interaction, doing and group dynamics
- Core Initiatives:
- STEM: Activities include getting involved with NSBE Jr, STE Career Fair, Utilize code.org for free programming training. Microsoft Retail stores offer free STEM training.
- College Success: Mentoring for college. 90% Graduation Rate. Facilitate Undergrad/Alumni partnership for the mentoring
- College Prep Series: Naviance an online tool to assist students in preparing for college; Diamonds in the Rough webinars (DITR); FAFSA Awareness; College Signing Day, recognizing graduating high school seniors going to college.
- Positive Video Reporting – KLTV: Creating positive video recordings of Guide Right achievements
Enhanced Initiatives & Partnerships:
- Virtual College Tours Virtual College Conversations
- Online Leadership Conference STEM Drone Competition & Hackathons
- Diamonds in the Rough Webinars #iamachievement
- #whykappasmentor #guiderightcommunityservice
- National Kappa League Conference Financial Literacy program