Organizations Filed Purposes:
Enabling severely wounded and injured veterans to achieve personal and professional success as business and community leaders. 1. Multi-faceted mentoring program (up to five mentors per Wyakin Warrior). 2. Professional Development - Individual Development Plans by which staff and volunteers help mentor and coach the warriors toward their goals; and monthly seminars by leaders in business, government, and community service fields. 3. Educational/Financial Assistance (complementing the GI Bill or Vocational Rehabilitation) for up to 60 months. 4. Community Service Project - To demonstrate opportunity and ability to become servant leaders and role models. 5. Robust Networking designed to facilitate job placement. 6. Annual proactive follow up to monitor, and assist if necessary, personal and professional situations (Wyakin Warrior for Life).
Multi-faceted Mentor-ship Program - Each Wyakin Warrior is provided up to five volunteer mentors at three different levels: campus, local, and national, consisting of students, local community leaders, and nationally recognized leaders in their fields. Each Wyakin Warrior is contacted at least weekly by mentors, staff and/or other volunteers. Over 300 Volunteers have been screened and trained. Mentors are contacted monthly to monitor satisfaction.
Professional Development Program - The ultimate goal of the program is for its graduates to find successful careers. To that end, the Professional Development program provides monthly professional development seminars, periodic training on life skills, networking, career planning, and job interview preparation. Individual Development Plans by which staff and volunteers help mentor and coach the warriors toward their goals; and monthly seminars by leaders in business, government, and community service fields. Warriors are also required to complete a service project while they are in school to give back to the community. After graduation, the Professional Development program continues to keep in touch proactively with its alumni to monitor progress. 100% placement of its graduates so far. Seminar speakers have ranged from the Governor to CEO's to celebrities, including experts in social skills and business interaction.
Executives Listed on Filing
Total Salary includes financial earnings, benefits, and all related organization earnings listed on tax filing
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