mentorship program


Join STRIVE this Fall 2022

Next Step STRIVE is a FREE weekly after-school mentorship program for teens, ages 13-18, living with Sickle Cell Disease...

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Welcome to the team, Richard!

We have exciting Next Step news! We have a new member on our staff to help make sure that...

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Apply to the 2021 STRIVE Spring Semester!

STRIVE is back in a virtual setting for the Spring 2021 academic semester. Next Step’s STRIVE is a FREE...

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Apply to the 2020 Fall STRIVE Semester!

STRIVE is back in a virtual setting for the Fall 2020 academic semester. Next Step’s STRIVE is a FREE...

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Next Step mentors “get it”

“Sometimes people will say, “Everything will be all right if you just push through.” But hearing it from people...

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Andre & Kepler visited Duke University!

This weekend, two members of the Next Step Program Dream Team traveled to Duke University Hospital in North Carolina....

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Reyn Parsons, Next Step Board Chair: Support Next Step

Please donate to the 2019 Next Step Annual Fund and help us bring the transformative power of community, music,...

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Ike: Support Next Step!

Please donate to the 2019 Next Step Annual Fund and help us bring the transformative power of community, music,...

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Ike: Support Next Step!

Please donate to the 2019 Next Step Annual Fund and help us bring the transformative power of community, music,...

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Next Step mentors, like Yoseph, are changing lives!

Next Step is all about relationships, so it’s no surprise that mentorship is a huge part of our programs....

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