Saving Our Sons & Sisters International- SOSSI is a 501c3 nonprofit partner-driven organization made up of ‘no excuse’ leaders of integrity committed to making a difference in the lives of youth, adults, and their communities. Developing strategic partnerships, using best practices, tools, technology, and proven strategies increases outcomes for all learners, especially for those at risk of failing or dropping out.
To transform and improve the overall success of the youth, adults and community; using a volunteer/partner driven COMmunity PArtnership for Student Success (COMPASS) program as the catalyst to develop the 21st Century workforce.
A community of partners committed
to youth success, adult and community development;
one child, one adult, one parent, one family, one community at a time.
Academics. Active Learning in the modern time is treated as the most suitable and formal agency of education. As work ready standards evolve, per the changing industry needs, school and academic enrichment programs have to be aligned with the national and professional standards. This comprehensive programs focused on emphasizing science, technology, engineering/ entrepreneurship, arts/design, and mathematics (S.T.E.A.M.).
Parent & Community Engagement. Parents and the community need to be informed about educational initiatives and programs, family and school partnerships, and school district resources in their communities and schools. By 2020, we aim to provide practical solutions, resources, and opportunities for community stakeholders to “comm-unite” to improve the conditions, services and create healthy safe places.
Our organization was founded to address the low high school graduation rates, poverty, and access to opportunities by providing enrichment programs, training, and services, aligned with academic, professional, and 21st Century Work Readiness standards for youth and adults, with a focus on STEAM(Science, Technology, Engeneering/Entrpreneurship, Arts/Design & Math) Career exploration, industry certfications, and college readiness. The mission is to transform and improve the overall success of the youth and community; using a volunteer/partner driven COMmunity PArtnership for Student Success (COMPASS) program as the catalyst.
The team is made up of edcucators, executives, college students, community organizations, corporate partners, small businesses, professionals, intrapreneurs, social entrepreneurs, serial entepreneurs, and volunteers. These collaborators and innovators advocate for those who need our help.
Even a little help goes a long way, our vision is a community of partners committed to youth success and community develoment; one child, one parent, one family, and community at a time..
We are especially happy to find new partners, collaborators, and volunteers who have an interest in civic innovation and doing social good in the world. Would you like to support us in this work? Dont hesitate to contact us.
DONATE-A-DAY, a helping hand is always greatly appreciated!