It’s a Guy Thing, a free program for six and seventh grade boys that attend school in the DCMO and ONC BOCES service areas is set to take place on Saturday, October 15, 2016. With the collaborative effort of a number of educators and community resources, including a co-sponsorship by the Secondary Education Department at SUNY Oneonta
This program takes place at SUNY Oneonta each fall and includes interactive sessions led by volunteer mentors (adult men) from local businesses and organizations who aim to motivate and inspire participants while discussing education, career clusters, and resources to help them plan for a bright future.
The kind support and contributions from our sponsors make this event possible. Please click and visit their websites. They are investing in tomorrow's workforce and supporting our student's success opportunities through learning and mentoring.
Please consider supporting this worthwhile program. With your help, we will make this event a memorable moment for not only the students expected to attend, but also their chaperons, mentors, and SUNY Oneonta student volunteers.
With your support at any level, you will receive mention in our recruitment letter distributed to administration in each of the thirty-five component school districts throughout the DCMO and ONC BOCES service areas. Enclosed please find a packet outlining details of the various support opportunities available.
Please review the options available to become involved and consider sending your pledge or volunteer support by September 15, 2016 to help us plan for this special event.
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One moment of inspiration can break through layers of poverty, generational barriers and provide new lifestyle paradigms!
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