On the Street Beat airing Saturday, Feb. 14, host Rob Stone discovers what it takes to make sure your kids are college-bound. First, Kimberley Perry, the Director of Development for the VIP Mentoring Program, discusses the impact a mentor can make in the life of a child.
Then, Nat Pernick, M.D., the Executive Director of Detroit College Promise, talks about scholarship money available for Detroit area students.
Then Elder James Johnson explains College Weekend, a college recruiting fair that is looking for Detroit’s college-bound students.
Finally Daniel Winston, Assistant Director Special Programs for Wayne State University, explains the programs designed to recruit and encourage kids to stay in college.
Watch Street Beat at 8:30 a.m. Saturdays.