Who is the Parents' Advocate?
The Parents' Advocate is a Nonprofit Corporation shall be operated, exclusively for charitable, educational and/or scientific purposes within the meaning of IRC § 501(c)(3), and the Corporation shall have no power to engage in activities not in furtherance of such purposes. It was incorporated June 2020 and is currently based out of Anderson (Anderson County), South Carolina.
The Parents' Advocate's purpose is to support parents, caretakers, and legal guardians of school age students through training, consultation, political mentorship, emotional support through mentorship and financial literacy. Our objectives will enrich and empower communities throughout by fostering positive relationships between parents, teachers and students.
The Parents' Advocate Seeks To
Increase Parental Engagement in Schools
Address Educational Disparities Among Socioeconomically Disadvantaged and Minority Students
Reduce Ethnic Disproportionality in Special Education
Increase Generational Wealth
Educate Parents and Communities on Mental Health Crisis
Support Grandparents Raising Their Grandchildren
Increase Political Engagement
Increase NCAA Eligibility and Post-Secondary and Post-Secondary Options through Academic and Scholarship Support