Programs and Services

Sparrows Landing Global hosts a variety of programs and services to meet the needs of their diverse clientele. We service Ward 8 in Washington, DC. The main points of focus are mentoring, tutoring, professional development, and information technology. With ages that range from early childhood to adult SLG offers programs that meet the level and fit the specific needs of the client.

The goal is to guide our clients to the path of success. No matter the education level, income or background Sparrows Landing is here to assist clients reach their personal growth goals and highest potential.

Mentoring

Clients will experience positive interaction with peers and mentors through open discussion, one-on-one chats, group activities and other recreational activities that encourage fun and creativity. Our mission is to meet the needs of the client through positive interaction, encouragement and support.

Our mentoring program focuses on:

  • Self-discovery, self-love and positive self-image.
  • Health and Hygiene
  • Dealing with challenges and adversity
  • Peer pressure
  • Goal Setting

Tutoring

Clients will receive study help and homework help from our volunteers as well as help on difficult subjects. We also aid our clients in having a successful transition from high school to higher education with SAT prep and GED prep.

Our tutoring program focus on:

  • Homework help
  • Study Help
  • Study Skills and Techniques
  • SAT Prep
  • GED Prep

Professional Development

Clients will receive help creating resumes and cover letters that will make them marketable in a competitive job market. SLG will assist clients in their job search journey by assisting them in creating LinkedIn and Indeed accounts to search and apply the most suitable job in their desired field. Once our clients have received that desired job we will prep them in their new jobs by aiding them with proper work place attire or uniform.

Our Professional Development Program focuses on:

  • Resume and cover letter development
  • Job Search Assistance
  • Work place attire and etiquette

IT and Computer Use Training

Clients have the opportunity to receive training on Microsoft Office computer applications, email, internet and research engines. Our goal is to educate our clients on proper computer use and how to send, receive and store information. Also, to give our clients more access to computer and the internet to that they are able to can stay well informed, self-sufficient and creative in a technological world.

Program Focus:

  • Information Technology
  • Training on Microsoft Office applications
  • Internet
  • Email
  • Research/ Databases
  • Blogging