College Success Program

Students enrolled in our College Success program understand that education is the driver to careers which can then provide long-term economic stability for them, their families and their community. BLCI promotes a college-going culture in which college becomes an expectation for our students. 

In the College Success Program, students receive academic support to improve their chances of attending a quality college or university; training such as setting goals, building professional networks, and community leadership; and learn how to prepare for college entrance exams, apply to institutions, and finance their higher education alongside their parents.


Weekly activities include:

  • College applications
  • FAFSA application
  • Scholarships
  • Summer job/ internship
  • College list
  • Extracurricular activities
  • Career exploration
  • Resume building
  • SAT & ACT prep
  • Honor and AP course enrollment
  • College majors
  • Letters of recommendation
  • College readiness bootcamp
  • Leadership Program

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Want to make a difference in a child’s life? Become a tutor, mentor or speaker for our youth, families and staff. Making a difference is easier than you think!

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