Mission: To elevate the life skills and abilities of inner-city student-athletes in America through mentor-based programs in athletic, academic and social development.
Vision: To close the achievement gap by ensuring America's inner-city youth have access to highly effective afterschool and summer developmental programs, free-of-charge.
By serving at Elevate, Loyola students will learn:
- Inner-city student athletes are no different than any other kids.
- The organization has a desire for change for all our student-athletes
- We all play a part in change no matter how small or big.
Students serving in the athletic program at Elevate can expect to perform the following tasks: signing in student-athletes and assisting coaches with basketball tasks.
Students serving in the academic program at Elevate can expect to tutoring in the following areas: math, science, writing, and Spanish.
St. Stephen's Catholic Church (Athletic Program)
1027 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans, LA 70115
Loyola University (Academic Program/Tutoring)
Monroe Library, 2nd Floor
Students interested in serving at Elevate should attend an on-campus orientation on Tuesday, January 22, from 1-2pm in Multimedia Room 2, Monroe Library. Students are asked to bring a government-issued photo ID (for background check), pencil and paper.
St. Stephen's Catholic Church
|Bike or Cycloserve||Recommended||10 min.|
|Public Transit||Recommended||15 min.*|
(street parking available)
|*St. Charles streetcar to Napoleon.|
Days & times for both locations
|Monday||5:00pm - 8:30pm|
|Wednesday||5:00pm - 8:30pm|
|Thursday||5:00pm - 8:30pm|