The Be Proud Foundation
Be Proud Foundation - STEP UP
This program works with 14 eligible rising seniors from Upper Darby High School. In the summer, students will work ***we focus on work age appropriate training, services and support to further their chances of success. Program offerings for participants focus on the following 4 main areas: educational achievement; positive citizenship and leadership development; preparing for and maintaining employment; and support through guidance, counseling, and adult mentoring.
Clients are exposed to high demand careers and go on several tours of successful businesses to learn about different careers.
Clients are assisted in their college search, financial aid, and completing the FAFSA. SAT prep is offered and clients go on several college visits throughout their time in the program.
600 North Jackson Street
Ground Floor, Suite 9
Media, PA 19063
Eligibility: Must be a rising senior at Upper Darby High School
Hours: Please Call
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (610) 891-8808 Main
  • (610) 405-6033 Please text or leave your phone number & spell your name.
  • (610) 891-8808 Main
  • (610) 891-8919 Fax
Email Address: beproud@comcast.net
Intake Procedure: Please Call
Fee Amounts: Please Call
Facility/ADA access: YES
Service Contact: Jane Buchanan, Director, 610-891-8808, beproud@comcast.net
Capacity Limitations: 14 rising seniors
Insurance Accepted: N/A
Services:
  • Academic Counseling
  • Adolescent/Youth Counseling
  • Career Development
  • College/University Entrance Support
  • Literacy Programs
  • Test Preparation
  • Transportation Passes
  • Youth Employment Programs
  • Youth Enrichment Programs
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The Be Proud Foundation
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