Posts by Lori

We stand united.

Posted by on Jun 2, 2020 in blog | 0 comments

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UPDATE: Message from P4K President: COVID-19 and P4K Programming, OPS Closure

Posted by on Mar 12, 2020 in blog | 0 comments

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P4K & MENTOR Nebraska talk Mentoring

Posted by on Jan 22, 2020 in blog | 0 comments

Partnership 4 Kids’ Deb Shaw and MENTOR Nebraska’s Marisa Casillas talk about the importance of mentoring on the Issues and Answers  Program on NRG Media radio. Give it a listen:

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I Am A Success: LaDazja

Posted by on May 31, 2019 in blog, success story | 0 comments

I Am A Success: LaDazja

Like many 6th grade students who join Partnership 4 Kids, LaDazja heard “field trips” and signed up. What 6th grade Dazja may not have realized yet is that she was signing up, not just for field trips, but a support system for the rest of her years in school and beyond. Today, Dazja is a full-time undergraduate student at Bellevue University with a 4.0 GPA and a P4K scholarship. She is studying for her bachelor’s degree in behavioral sciences and is set to graduate in spring 2020. On top of this, she works full-time at Partnership 4 Kids as an AmeriCorps Service Member. “It’s come full...

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P4K support helps empower college student

Posted by on May 3, 2019 in blog, success story | 0 comments

P4K support helps empower college student

Despite a “whirlwind” first two years in college, Jenny, a P4K student since 5th grade, is on the path to graduate in 2020, feeling excited and passionate about her future. A graduate of Central High School, Jenny enrolled at UNO in 2016 planning to be a doctor because much of her family is in medicine. Jenny bounced around specialties from surgery to family physician and nursing, but she was struggling to find the right fit. By her sophomore year, Jenny’s grades were starting to falter. Her classes were challenging, but most of all life at home was stressful. Her dad left and she watched...

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