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© 2018 Green Halo Scholars - Green Halo is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization.​ Contributions are tax-deductible as provided by U.S. law.

FINANCIAL IMPACT

CLASS OF 2018

Class of 2018 - Facts

GHS sponsored 27 students from Proviso West, Proviso East, Proviso Math and Science

and Hinsdale South High School to attend Chicago Scholars On-site Forum

 

GHS continued to support five scholars from Proviso West and Proviso East

with a paid professional counselor which consisted of school selection, essay writing editing, navigation

of the financial aid process, scholarship search and assistance in applying to scholarships.

Class of 2018 - Funding

Alex:

University of Illinois Champaign

$105,000 over 4 yrs in scholarships, merit aid, and university aid

 

Justice:

Michigan State University

$113,900 over 4 years scholarships, merit aid, and university aid - Debt Free

Sonali

Elmhurst College

$144,000 over 4 years scholarships, merit aid, and university aid - Debt Free

 

Veronica

Western Illinois University

$72,000 over 4 years scholarships, merit aid, and university aid

Annette:

Triton Community College ;

$19,000 over two years scholarships, merit aid, and university aid - Debt Free

CLASS OF 2019

Class of 2019 - Facts

GHS financially provided professional counseling to four Emerald scholars

from Proviso East High School. Counseling consisted of school selection, essay writing editing,

financial aid process, scholarship search and assistance in applying to scholarships.

GHS secured one on one test tutoring for all four Emerald Proviso East Scholars

with a partnership with A Plus tutoring. Pro bono with a value of $12,000. 

 

GHS sponsored sixteen Jade scholars from Hinsdale South High School

to attend Chicago Scholars On-site Forum( www.chicagoscholars.org/onsite )

Class of 2019 - Funding

Tysherra:

University of Rochester, NY

$292,000 over four years scholarships, merit aid, and university aid - Debt Free

 

Anahi:

University of Illinois, Chicago

$172,000 over four years scholarships, merit aid, and university aid - Debt Free

Christian:

Bradley University

$169,000 over four years scholarships, merit aid and university aid

CLASS OF 2020

Class of 2020 - Facts

GHS is providing professional counseling to 8 Emerald scholars from Proviso East, Proviso West, and Proviso Math and Science.

Counseling consists of one on one bi-weekly meeting with a professional college counselor.

GHS began working with the students in June 2019 and will continue through May 2020.

It involves school selection, essay writing editing, financial aid assistance, scholarship search, and assistance

in applying for scholarships and finalizing the college decision.

GHS sponsored 25 students from Proviso West, Proviso East, Proviso Math and Science, Hinsdale South High School,

and Bolingbrook High School to attend Chicago Scholars On-site Forum (www.chicagoscholars.org/onsite )

OUR SUCCESS TRACK

2018:

A Plus Tutoring donated 10 free sessions for 4 students at $3,200.00 each, the total value of $12,800.00.

 

2019

A Plus Tutoring generously donated 10 free sessions for 10 students at $3,200.00 each, the total value of $32,000.

 

Partnered College Bound Consulting (CBC),

who volunteered their time with assistance with essay writing with one on one sessions with Hinsdale South scholars.

 

Partnered with Village Tutors,

who have volunteered their time to help Hinsdale South scholars with ACT test prep.

 

Partnered with Chicago Scholars,

for our students gain access to Chicago Scholars’ resources and events, such as the Scholars College Fair, First Look Career Conference, 

and Fair, and the Annual Onsite Admissions Forum.

 

Forged a relationship with the University of Dayton president, Dr. Eric Spina.

We are working on a partnership with Green Halo and the University of Dayton increasing diversity in the enrollment of the student body, through college visits at GH high schools, increasing financial aid and increasing scholarship opportunities for GH students.

The Community House in Hinsdale, IL and Green Halo Scholars formed a strategic partnership in October 2019.

The driving purpose of the two organizations meets at the intersection of the educational needs of the self-motivated,

underserved student body at the local community high schools and their desire to see these scholars get into

and successfully complete college to become inspirational community leaders tomorrow.