“Building a foundation for life after foster care.”
The eXcel program guides high school seniors and foster youth on Oahu to successfully prepare for and enter post-secondary education or vocational training. Support is provided during the application process through their initial college or vocational experience and through graduation, if needed or requested.
This program targets foster youth and alumni interested in attending college or vocational training. eXcel initially concentrates on career and interest exploration, establishing goals, and learning basic independent skills. Support will be provided in the application process and completing financial aid and scholarship applications. Ongoing support will be provided throughout their college or vocational program.