Graduation Coaches

Our Graduation Coaches program has transitioned into the care of Big Brothers Big Sisters Twin Cities. Learn how you can volunteer for the 2019-20 school year.

Graduation Coaches and student
Grad Coach and students

Graduation Coaches has moved to Big Brothers Big Sisters Twin Cities!

After 12 years of providing Graduation Coaches for Minneapolis students, we've transitioned this program into the care of Big Brothers Big Sisters Twin Cities.

Learn more in our public announcement and find out how you can volunteer for the 2019-20 academic year with BBBS.

Meet our Graduation Coaches and students

Coach Mat

Coach Mat

Student Antonio

Student Antonio

Deebaa

Coach Deebaa

Graduation Coach Maya with students

Coach Maya

Student Evelyn

Student Evelyn

Graduation Coach Daniel

Coach Daniel

Our Coaches in action

Grad Coaching
Grad Coaching
Grad Coach
Graduation Coach Candace

Meet Candace

University of Minnesota student Candace is a Graduation Coach with 9th graders at Edison High. Learn how she's giving back to students at her alma mater.

Graduation Coach and student
Graduation Coaches and student
Graduation Coach and student

Laysha and Bonsa

Laysha and her husband Bill coached Edison student Bonsa for two years. Read Bonsa's story about the impact their support had on his life, and Laysha and Bill's reflection on their work with him.  

Graduation Coach and student
Graduation Coach and student
Graduation Coach and student

"My Graduation Coach doesn’t know the full impact he had on me. He wasn’t just another person asking 'What’s your GPA?' He was someone who helped me figure out my life and put things in a new perspective." 

Graduation Coaches video Paying it Forward

Hear the story of Rattana Sengsoulichanh, a third year Graduation Coach