SOCARTES - An educational nonprofit organization

Saving Our Communities at Risk Through Educational Services (SOCARTES) - incorporated in December 2012 and launched in February 2013 - helps individuals overcome personal challenges and barriers to achieve personal and educational goals within their communities.

SOCARTES' purpose is to increase individual knowledge about life and business within opportunity "at-risk" communities while also developing interpersonal, organizational, planning, time management, critical thinking, and other skills.

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Major Initiatives

  • Discussions with students about ways to overcome educational challenges
  • Sessions with inmates to teach them about life, business, and soft skills
  • Training sessions are mobile to be delivered within communities