FATE is a 4-year, cohort-based program facilitated by Detroit-based nonprofit, Give Merit. Give Merit exists to enhance and extend educational opportunities to Detroit youth through innovative enrichment, mentorship, and athletic activities. Its goal is to motivate each student to graduate high school and attend college. Through this program, Give Merit works to develop long-lasting relationships, expose youth to new and exciting people, places, and things, give them hands-on experiences in various industries, and provide college scholarships!
100% of FATE students have graduated from high school, and Give Merit has awarded over $120,000 in scholarships.