//Tag: Events

04/15/2019 – Let’s Get Ready’s 13th Annual Gala

Let’s Get Ready provides free SAT prep, admission counseling, and post-enrollment mentoring to students from low-income backgrounds and first-generation-to-college students to help them get into and graduate from college. Our peer-driven program is administered by volunteer college students, keeping costs low and ensuring outstanding success rates. Let’s Get Ready’s annual gala is our signature [...]

2018-11-15T17:58:45+00:00April 15, 2019|

7/28/2018 – Career Day (Mid-Atlantic) at NYU

Please join us at Career Day, a chance for workforce professionals to help our students shape their future careers. Volunteers will share their experience and field expertise directly with our students, many of whom will be the first in their family to go to college, and let them know the steps they can take to landing their [...]

2018-06-27T12:58:36+00:00July 28, 2018|

4/23/2018 12th Annual Gala

Tickets and sponsorship packages here. Bid on our silent auction here. Let’s Get Ready’s annual gala is our signature fundraising event and includes a cocktail reception, dinner, programmatic auction and awards presentation. The evening will feature Let’s Get Ready’s impressive and ambitious participants –high school and college students who are part of a movement of [...]

2018-04-20T14:38:58+00:00April 23, 2018|

3/15/2018 Career Launch (Mid-Atlantic)

At our Career Launch event, volunteers will offer our students insight and advice on their fields, steps that they can immediately take, networking skills, resumes, and much more. Those interested should apply below - and spread the word! To volunteer, sign up here. Details: March 15, 2018 NYU, Silver Center 31 Washington Place New [...]

2018-02-27T11:16:04+00:00March 15, 2018|

1/10/2018 Career Launch (New England)

At our Career Launch event in New England, professionals work directly with students on their resumes, networking and interview skills, and choosing a career path that fits their interests and abilities. Volunteer to mentor our students at the event here. Students who want to attend the event can sign up here. [...]

2018-01-08T17:07:23+00:00January 10, 2018|

10/21/2017 College Launch Day: Mid-Atlantic

For our annual College Launch Day, we assemble a crack team of volunteers to help high school students write their college essays, complete the Common Application, apply for financial aid, and learn more about applying to and enrolling in the right school.This year, College Launch Day in the Mid-Atlantic region (New York, Pennsylvania) takes place [...]

2017-10-18T15:11:47+00:00October 21, 2017|

10/18/2017 7th Annual New England Gala

Celebrate our students' achievements at the 7th Annual New England Gala! The evening will feature inspirational speakers, cocktails, dinner, auctions, and more. Sponsor Packages available: $50,000; $25,000; $15,000; $10,000; $7,500; $5,000 $2,500 Tickets: $250 per seat For more information on sponsorships, contact Erin McCarthy, emccarthy@letsgetready.org. To purchase tickets or to donate, please click here. [...]

2017-08-03T16:05:37+00:00October 18, 2017|

10/14/2017 College Launch Day: New England

For our annual College Launch Day, we assemble a crack team of volunteers to help high school students write their college essays, complete the Common Application, apply for financial aid, and learn more about applying to and enrolling in the right school. This year, College Launch Day in New England (Massachusetts, Connecticut, Maine) takes [...]

2017-10-12T14:57:52+00:00October 14, 2017|

8/5/2017 Transition Day (New England)

Help narrow the achievement gap by mentoring high-achieving students from low-income backgrounds and first-generation to college students at Transition Day! Transition Day is our biggest event of the year, where students learn important skills to apply to their first year in college. At this event, you will work with students on developing skills that [...]

2017-07-14T12:48:20+00:00August 5, 2017|