Who We Serve


high school and college students


college students engaged as near-peer mentors


zip codes across 22 states


of students identify
as people of color


of students come from low-income backgrounds and/or will be first in their family to go to college

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Jumoke’s Story

Watch poet, alum, coach, site director Jumi Opeyemi weave a tapestry of New York, Nigeria, aspiration and achievement.


Program Model


SAT prep, goal-setting, and introduction to the college admissions and financial aid process.


College enrollment support through frequent, curriculum-based, two-way texting.


College persistence support through frequent, curriculum-based, two-way texting.

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Have you heard?? The Let's Get Ready team is growing! We're currently hiring for two exciting roles:

Development Operations Manager
Associate Director of Marketing and Communications

Know any great candidates? Please help us spread the word!

To learn more ...and apply, visit

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Happy New Year! We’re excited to be starting the new year with some wonderful new staff members! Stay tuned over the next few weeks to meet our new team members.

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Happy New Year's Eve!

Today is the last day to donate for your 2021 tax returns! Thank you for your support as we help 14,000+ students get to and through college.

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Hey, high school juniors! We know it’s been a challenging year… Are you feeling stressed about the SAT? Choosing what colleges you want to apply to? Not sure what your next steps are? Well, we’ve got just what you need to tackle all of those things and more!

The application for our ...Virtual Spring Access program is NOW OPEN! Enrolling with us means you’ll get to work with a current college student mentor and instructor for 9 weeks to gain confidence, skills, strategies, and knowledge on both the college application process and the SAT exam. Live classes take place on Zoom twice a week, Mondays/Wednesdays or Tuesdays/Thursdays from 5-6 PM. You’ll also gain access to our virtual learning platform to help you practice!

Start with us now and Let’s Get Ready will continue to support you TO AND THROUGH college! Apply now at:

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This giving season we’re excited to continue highlighting our community members who started their involvement as students and coaches and have continued to work with Let’s Get Ready during their career. Today we’re featuring Lauren, our Enrollment and Partnerships Manager who got her start at... Let’s Get Ready as a Coach at our High School of Health Professions (@officialhphs) access site.

As the calendar year comes to an end, we’re aiming to raise $150,000 to continue to support students to and through college. Donate today at

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