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BGCK, Succeed Beyond High School Inc. and Education Youth Development Outreach Partner on College And Career Fair

BGCK, Succeed Beyond High School Inc. and Education Youth Development Outreach Partner on College And Career Fair

To Be Held Friday, June 18th at the BGCK

Kenosha, WI – January 22, 2021 – With many spring break college tours already canceled for 2021 and travel limitations in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many teens aren’t able to visit colleges and universities that they normally would. In order to still expose local teens to post-secondary opportunities, Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha, Succeed Beyond High School Inc. and Education Youth Development Outreach will host a college and career fair at the BGCK on Friday, June 18th.

This event will provide youth a chance to learn more about their desired colleges/universities and will also provide workforce, vocational and military bound youth a chance to speak with individuals in their future career fields. The event is free to attend for all (youth and organizations/colleges).

Two time slots are available for attendees to allow for social distancing and a sanitizing break. Masks are required for all. The time frames are 9:30am – 11:30am and 12pm – 2pm. Youth must register for the event online HERE. Organizations or colleges interested in attending must also register HERE or by contacting Felicia or Jason.

Youth will be able to speak with local and out of state college representatives, learn more about possible careers, find out who is hiring, participate in raffles and get free swag and food.

Succeed Beyond High School aims to assist teens with identifying options to further their educational and career goals. Founded by Felicia Dalton in 2020, the organization provides parents and youth with realistic feedback while focusing on opportunities instead of obstacles.

Education Youth Development Outreach founded by Alvin Owens, has been providing multi-state spring break college tours to Southeast Wisconsin and Chicagoland youth for 23 years.

The Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha is a youth guidance organization dedicated to promoting health, social, educational, vocational, cultural, character and leadership development. The Club helps youth improve their lives by building skills, values and self-esteem. When you support the Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha, you support the kids who need us the most and their great futures ahead. Visit www.BGCKenosha.org/donate to donate today.