"The ability to enhance and grow our communities lies in the willingness to dedicate time, energy and effort into bettering ourselves and supporting others in their journey."  

 

Jakeel Harris, CEO/Founder

ABOUT US

Project SPEAKS, Inc. is a (501c3)  non-profit organization, movement, and volunteer group, based in California, which strives to create positive change in communities through education and service.

Mission

Project SPEAKS, Inc. strives to establish programming and services to promote, engage, and enhance the development of growing communities through education and service. Project SPEAKS, Inc. is dedicated to helping students and community members, especially those who come from marginalized backgrounds, grow personally, academically and professionally by combining academic services, civic action, social awareness, and community engagement to promote development in community members. In order to advance our mission, we strive to:

  • Vision #1: Provide academic support through peer mentoring, tutoring and skills development.

  • Vision #2: Enhance leadership and social awareness through a variety of programs, conferences, and networking opportunities.

  • Vision #3: Strengthen growing communities through volunteer service, education, and eliminating barriers to opportunities.

 

GOALS

To become an organization that provides academic assistance and resources both inside and outside the classroom, while promoting community education, social awareness, and a positive environment. Through interactive workshops, academic support and community engagement, we can create change in our communities.

 

 

 

 

PURPOSE

To establish programming and services to promote, engage, and enhance the development of growing communities through education and service in attempts to eliminate barriers to opportunities.

 

VALUES

Project SPEAKS, Inc. prides itself on promoting equity, positivity, knowledge, and self-respect.

Project SPEAKS, Inc. uses these core values to help foster leadership, fairness, competency, and social change.

SERVICES

Services Provided:

  • Volunteer and Service Projects

  • Academic Workshops and Conferences 

  • Peer Mentorship

  • College Access Information

 

Have an event that you’d like us to attend, volunteer or present at, please contact us!

Volunteer with SPEAKS

Creating positive change in communities through education and service. 

 

As a SPEAKS volunteer, you are making a dedication to your community and choosing to help positively impact the lives of those who need it. 

 

 

Want to be apart of the SPEAKS team? Apply now to the following open positions:

 

 

 

 

 

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