WE SUPPORT STUDENTS
Our vision is a community where youth reach their highest potential and become contributing members of society.
Our mission is to empower youth, especially youth of African descent, by providing opportunities for academic achievement, literacy and resiliency.
"At the dawn of a new beginning for our youth."
AALR ANNUAL HOLIDAY FUNDRAISER
WE APPRECIATE YOUR ONGOING SUPPORT.
Thank you for your support of AALR. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, our holiday fundraiser this year will be a virtual event, allowing us to connect with individuals nationwide. This event is a time to share the organization’s successes, as well as encourage others to contribute towards efforts supporting our youth and the community.
We are asking our friends and supporters to please support us by purchasing a $35 event admission and join us on December 12th at 11am. You will receive a zoom link to the fundraiser after your ticket is processed. Because of your support, we will be able to continue the organization’s mission and expand our reach. We are planning a fun and engaging time including door prizes, a silent auction, and year end updates.
Please feel free to share this information with your network. Click below to purchase your ticket. securely.
Contributions to AALR/DAAWN may be tax-deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law. Please check with your personal tax advisor regarding the deductibility of your gift. No goods or services were exchanged for your gift/donation.
CONGRATS TO OUR 2020 AALR SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS!
We are pleased to offer scholarships to graduating seniors. Our winners this year are 2 outstanding young ladies. Congratulations to Kaija Harlow and Jumobi Arowolo!
Kaija, the recipient of the Rev. Henry Soles Scholarship is a 2020 Oswego East High School graduate attending Towson University majoring in Zoology.
Jumobi, a 2020 graduate from Illinois Math and Science Academy, received the Olivia Garth scholarship. Jumobi is enrolled in the GPPA Direct Medical program at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Our scholarships are open to graduating seniors. Please check out our applications here.
New applications for the 2021 school year will be available beginning in January 2021. Visit our scholarships page o see all our past winners.