SOS Bridge

After School Club

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SOS Bridge equips secondary school students with academic, life, career and entrepreneurial skills and resources; supporting their career paths through a network of 300+ career mentors and teaching them to become young intra and entrepreneurs through 24 teachers and trainers .

SOS Bridge is our flagship programme, through a school club called the Bridge Club.

Bridge Club Activities

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Life skills training, including but not limited to problem-solving, communication, problem-solving, critical thinking, leadership, teamwork, self management.

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Academic skills development including time management, revision techniques, literacy and numeracy skills.

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Career development support though one-on-one career mentoring, career days, career guides and resources, internships, career insight and summer camps.

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Entrepreneurial skill training such as vocational training and edupreneurship.

Focus: Senior Secondary 1-Senior Secondary 3 students who indicate interest in the Club

How We Do it

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Recruitment

Shout-outs, Interviews and Administering Entry
Behaviourial Test (EBT) to all Senior Secondary 1-Senior Secondary 3 students who indicate interest in the Club

(September to November)

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Participation in Bridge club

Access to the 4 limbs (life skills, academic skills, career skills and entrepreneurial skills) of the Program: over a 3-year period during senior secondary education

(January to August)

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Pay it forward

Social change project each participant designs and implements, showcasing skills and knowledge acquired during Club activities

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SOS Connect

Post-secondary school participation in an alumni network called SOS Connect, with access to relevant opportunities, continued training & development and career development support.

(End of Club activities)

Ambassador Profiles

Our community of SOS Bridge Ambassadors is 116 members strong. Meet them!

Glory Chinedu Uwaoma

Most outstanding an
youngest teacher 6
months into the role

Ifeanyi Efiom Ita Bassey

Microsoft Student Ambassador 2015, 2nd Place Microsoft Student Case Competition 2015

Developed SOSF website, runs a website development and graphic design business

Works with an e-learning/learning technology firm

Joseph Otache

Awarded Next Rated
Publicist of the year 2017 by prestige
awards for Abuja Entertainment Hub

Organised a musical concert and
sensitization walk against Election
Violence in February 2019

Innocent Aniekan

Started Silent stars providing sign
language training classes to
hearing disabled students

Meet our Career Mentors

Our 322 volunteer career mentors are professionals representing 27 industries provide guidance,
support and information to our promising SOS Bridge club members,

But don’t just take our word for it. See what they have to say!

Glory Chinedu Uwaoma

Most outstanding an
youngest teacher 6
months into the role

Ifeanyi Efiom Ita Bassey

Microsoft Student Ambassador 2015, 2nd Place Microsoft Student Case Competition 2015

Developed SOSF website, runs a website development and graphic design business

Works with an e-learning/learning technology firm

Joseph Otache

Awarded Next Rated
Publicist of the year 2017 by prestige
awards for Abuja Entertainment Hub

Organised a musical concert and
sensitization walk against Election
Violence in February 2019

Innocent Aniekan

Started Silent stars providing sign
language training classes to
hearing disabled students

Meet our Trainers

Our work is driven by amazing individuals who have chosen to give back by training our students on life, career, entrepreneurial and academic skills, based on the curricula developed through our combined 6 years’ experience and our network of experts.

Hear from them!

Glory Chinedu Uwaoma

Most outstanding an
youngest teacher 6
months into the role

Ifeanyi Efiom Ita Bassey

Microsoft Student Ambassador 2015, 2nd Place Microsoft Student Case Competition 2015

Developed SOSF website, runs a website development and graphic design business

Works with an e-learning/learning technology firm

Joseph Otache

Awarded Next Rated
Publicist of the year 2017 by prestige
awards for Abuja Entertainment Hub

Organised a musical concert and
sensitization walk against Election
Violence in February 2019

Innocent Aniekan

Started Silent stars providing sign
language training classes to
hearing disabled students