September 2020
Say Yes to Sucess
It wasn’t her classes or her friends that made the biggest impression on Kayla Blanfort during middle school; it was her mother. “My mom started school when I was in 6th grade. It made me so proud of her; I didn’t realize how important college was until I saw her do it.”

She set out to make sure her parents felt that same way about her.

Kayla Balnfort
UNC Charlotte Class 2020
In Case You Missed It...
Say Yes Guilford's summer intern Makayla Key shared her best tips for applying to college, securing scholarship dollars and making the best decision for your future in a popular social media series. She's a freshman at UNC-Chapel Hill this fall.

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Say Yes Guilford In the News
WFMY: News 2 shared how GCS families could sign up for Say Yes Guilford's free tutoring this fall. Watch CEO Wendy Poteat answer questions about the program Thursday, September3 live on WFMY News 2 at 5:30pm.

Fox 8: WGHP's Jamiesha Lyde profiled the virtual tutoring program.

High Point Enterprise: The paper also highlighted the virtual tutoring program.

Greensboro Television Network: Senior Director of Data and Postsecondary Outreach Warché Downing joined City of Greensboro Communications and Marketing Manager Carla Banks to explain the 2019-20 Scholarship Impact on FYI Weekly.

Yes Weekly: Yes Weekly shared the service-learning opportunity for GCS students who volunteer as tutors in Say Yes Guilford's Virtual Tutoring Program.
Say Yes Guilford's New Email
Same Say Yes Guilford -- just a new easier-to-remember email. Our new domain is Here is how you can reach us: