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A Better Chance - Northeast

  • A Better Chance - Northeast
  • 253 W 35th St
    6th floor
  • New York, NY 10001
  • (646) 346-1310
  • 1962
  • Senait Debesu
  • Assistant Program Manager for Scholar Support, NE
  • (646) 346-1375

Program Description

Our Vision

To be the preeminent resource for identifying, recruiting and developing leaders among young people of color throughout the United States.

Our Mission

To increase substantially the number of well-educated young people of color who are capable of assuming positions of responsibility and leadership in American society.

Services Provided

  • Career exploration and counseling/internships
  • College admissions guidance and counseling
  • College fairs/campus visits
  • Financial aid advising/FAFSA completion
  • Leadership development
  • Mentoring
  • Other

Demographics

Race & Ethnicity

  • Asian or Pacific Islander: 8%
  • Hispanic/Latino: 16%
  • Other: 14%
  • African American: 62%

Education Level and
Number of Students

  • High School: 2206
  • Middle School: 0
  • Elementary School: 0
  • Post-secondary: 0
  • Non-traditional: 0

Populations Served

  • Academically High-performing

First-Generation

  • Less than 25%