Updated: Jan 28
"CHAMP is a Christian mentorship program that connects college and young adult mentors with underserved Dallas high school students. During biweekly sessions, mentees, volunteer mentors, and the mentor coordinator share in fellowship, worship, and Bible study to encourage and deepen relationship with Jesus Christ. The program provides mentees with a support network as they explore college and career readiness. The workshops cover a broad range of topics, including SAT/ACT prep, essay writing, interview skills, and tools to thrive in life.
Jeremiah Gaines is a proud husband to Allie, father to Anais and alum of Red Oak High School where he was a three sport athlete but focused primarily on football and basketball. After four outstanding Varsity seasons Jeremiah had the opportunity to attend SMU in Dallas, TX on a football scholarship where he would start for three seasons and graduate with a degree in Sport Management. After completing his degree, Jeremiah decided to pursue his Masters degree in Educational Leadership where he learned knowledge essential to student development and the educational pathway between high school and college. Shortly after receiving his Masters, Jeremiah had the unique privilege of being a Full-Time Professor at SMU. Now, Jeremiah focuses his attention on serving his students creating and presenting content to student that is practical, engaging, and thought-provoking.