The Compelling Why Accomplishments


The Compelling Why has been able to accomplish the following with your help and support:

  • Produced 23 Success Sessions reaching more than 3,300 students from Carrollton-Farmers Branch, Dallas, Grand Prairie and Richardson Independent School Districts and Uplift Education and KIPP Academy public charter school networks.
  • Recruited over 45 panelists and industry volunteers to help reinforce Compelling Why seminar themes.
  • Provided opportunities for Compelling Why students to participate in unique life enrichment and volunteer opportunities:
    • Sponsored students that attended University of Texas at Dallas summer academic and experiential camps.
    • Through our partnership with Set For College, Compelling Why students have been awarded scholarships for comprehensive college prep services including college advising, financial aid resources, and test prep. These scholarships serve to help students navigate the college admissions process and help them become more competitive applicants.