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Get ready for college this summer!

The Door can help you make the most of your summer by helping you get ready for college!

Our LEAP Bridge to College summer program is currently accepting applications:

What: A prep program for young people headed to college and want to get ready for college-level writing and math, plus building skills with time and stress management, how to select your courses, financial management, and more

Who: 16-24 year olds planning to start college in fall 2017 who are homeless and/or connected to the juvenile justice system and/or have been involved in the foster care system

When: July 10 through August 10 - offered Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. at our SoHo location (555 Broome Street) and 2 p.m.-5 p.m. at our Bronx Youth Center Location (424 147th Street)

How to apply: Contact Rakeesha Glover at or at (212) 941-9090, ext. 3322 for the SoHo location program, or attend a walk-in information session on Wednesdays at 4 p.m. and Fridays at 1 p.m. in May and June. To apply for the program at our Bronx location, contact Joyce Paton at or at (212) 941-9090, ext. 3531.

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