When does the college application process really start?

Many assume that the college application process begins the fall of senior year. That’s when you should start writing your essays, prepare for any required standardized testing, and visit the universities you’re interested in. While that’s true, most of your college application has already been completed before senior year even begins. Your college application is … Continue reading When does the college application process really start?

Personal statements from students who got in to the colleges of their dreams!

As a member of Lion’s Heart, you know better than I do what volunteering can do for others and yourself. It must be a breath of fresh air to get away from the traditional setting of a high school and meet new people at every volunteering event. It’s often inspiring to cross paths with people … Continue reading Personal statements from students who got in to the colleges of their dreams!

We Love Our Summer Interns!

In May 2016, Lion’s Heart staff began interviewing twenty-six Lion’s Heart teen Members for a summer internship in the Laguna Hills, California, corporate offices. Each potential intern provided a writing sample telling a little about themselves and why they wanted the summer internship. All twenty-six came in for a face to face interview, for some, it … Continue reading We Love Our Summer Interns!

When should students be preparing for the college application?

When should students be preparing for the college application? Depending on who you ask, the answer might be as early as when parents are selecting which kindergarten their kids should go to. The truth is students should only start preparing for it when they decide they want to pursue higher education. College isn’t for everyone … Continue reading When should students be preparing for the college application?

Lion’s Heart Senior Spotlight – Everett J.

Lion’s Heart has made serving the community easy for teenagers like me. Through Lion’s Heart, I have had access to many different service opportunities that I could participate in i.e. Second Harvest Food Bank, NEGU, Relay for Life, Soup Kitchen’s, summer camps, etc.... I was motivated to help others with my service and felt a … Continue reading Lion’s Heart Senior Spotlight – Everett J.

Lion’s Heart Senior Spotlight – Ashley D.

Hi everyone! My name is Ashley. I joined Lions Heart as a sophomore and it was from there that I really learned what it meant to be a part of a group that helps the community. I have assisted in multiple school plays and the annual Walk for a Cure event. Even small things that … Continue reading Lion’s Heart Senior Spotlight – Ashley D.