September Outreach: Neighbor To Neighbor

**Incentive items for students earning 100 points per 1 hour of mentoring and 60 points for homework:  (Students can spend their points immediately at the end of their session or they can bank them and save to purchase the more expensive items.  In this we hope to teach deferred gratification!)  

Items to encourage saving for the Incentive Store:

  • Skateboards 
  • Basketballs
  • Footballs (Regular and Nerf)
  • Soccer balls
  • African-American or Hispanic Barbie Dolls
  • Nail Polish
  • Gift Certificates to McDonald’s, Burger King, Bojangles, KFC, Subway, etc.
  • Board Games (Taboo, Sorry!, Pictionary, etc.)
  • Card Games (UNO) or regular decks of cards
  • Hot Wheels Sets
  • Small arts and crafts kits
  • Magic Sets
  • Walmart Gift Certificates ($10 & $20 increments)
  • Target Gift Certificates ($10 and $20)
  • College jerseys, t-shirts, jackets, hoodies (NCSU, UNC, Duke, Shaw etc.)
  • Lip gloss
  • Headphones, earbuds
  • Insulated Water Bottles (Not glass - kids take these with them to school)
  • Drawstring Sportpacks or Drawstring Bags
  • Remote Control cars/trucks
  • For Teenagers 
    • "Snap back" NBA team hats
    • NFL team Logo hats
    • Phone chargers with USB port
    • Flash drives
    • Calf high socks in different colors and designs 

Other NEEDS:

• Sports equipment for outside (30 basketballs,  6 footballs, 6 soccer balls, 60 baseballs (for out baseball team), 20 jump ropes (hard plastic loose on rope kind), hula hoops, ping pong balls, foo’s balls, frisbe etc. 

• Need 5 Laptops for Student testing, Homework, and Lesson Plan building: Intel Core i5 - 8GB Memory (new), 500GB-1TB Hard drive (don’t need more than 500GB. Should cost between $400-500

• Need 5 iPads for Homework, Lessons (Khan Academy, IXL)

• Apple - iPad 9.7 inch (Latest Model) with WiFi - 32GB . Should cost around $330

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