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ANSWER Scholarship, Inc.

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Year Founded:
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Susan Andersen, Founder/Executive Director
Main Address:
6420 Rea Rd
Suite 112
Charlotte, NC 28277

What We Do

Our mission is to help mothers fulfill their dream of earning a college degree and setting the expectation for a college education for their children. ANSWER impacts economic mobility by providing scholarships, mentoring and professional development opportunities to adult women age 25 and older who are raising school-age children (grades Kindergarten – 12) and are seeking to earn a two-year nursing degree, a CPCC Health Sciences or IT degree or a four-year undergraduate degree in the field of their choice in the Mecklenburg and surrounding counties of North & South Carolina.

Interesting Info

Since 2006, ANSWER has awarded 136 scholarships to 81 women totaling $403k.
ANSWER provides a mentor to each scholar to help ensure success.
ANSWER has an 80% to 90% graduation rate since 2006 compared to 39% for other non-traditional students.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Community Engagement/Development
Repeats every week on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until Sat Oct 10 2020.
Saturday, February 29, 2020 (All day)
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Repeats on the third Saturday of the month 100 times.
Saturday, March 21, 2020 - 12:00pm
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Board Member, ANSWER Scholarship
Repeats every 3 years on the 1st of June 12 times.
Wednesday, June 1, 2022 (All day)
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