Champions Of Change
Level The Field’s middle school program, Champions Of Change partners universities and local middle schools with the primary objective of exposing low-income children to higher education through sports.
Level The Field’s middle school participants:
Attend collegiate sporting events
Attend sports clinics held at local universities
Work with collegiate student-athletes during the school week in their classrooms
LTF currently serves middle school aged children in Washington Heights, New York City in partnership with Columbia University and East Somerville, Massachusetts in partnership with Tufts University.
Trainers Of Change
Level The Field’s high school program, Trainers of Change was launched in 2012. LTF’s newest program prepares high school students for academic success and college placement beginning in the summer before they enter high school.
Level The Field’s high school interns:
Work with LTF’s middle school participants on the weekends
Attend workshops at our partner universities led by collegiate student-athletes
Attend tutoring sessions at our partner universities led by college student-athletes
Perform community service in their neighborhood
Intern for local businesses
- Earn money for their college fund
LTF currently serves high school aged children in the Washington Heights area of NYC. Our first internship class will graduate high school in June 2016.