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Courteous Kids is proud to host various character-building and life-readiness grant programs generously supported by PayPal , Sherwood Foundation, Educational Service Units and more.
Funded by the Sherwood Foundation, this grant is a student-led , service-oriented program for after school middle schoolers. This student-directed program is facilitated by Courteous Kids staff to help students achieve their service goals and help build self-esteem. Students choose various service project and then work collectively to assist that organization. This program helps students learn how to achieve goals, create a better sense of self worth and gain a deeper understanding of their community.
Finesse for Life
PayPal funded grant program designed to help teens prepare for the workforce by personal finance readiness, professional email and internet skills, resume building, interview skills and more.
Kindness Counts Campaign
A semester to year-long effort, in coordination with the school and staff, promoting the Golden Rule: that kindness starts from within each of us and builds outward. In the first semester, students are taught tools that teach the Golden Rule that relate to their personal and daily life. In the second semester, students and the school expands upon the Golden Rule sharing it within their community by designating a community effort that the students can contribute towards collaboratively. There are many components and variations possible with this program and can be easily customized for a school outcome.Type your paragraph here.