Yasmine Arrington is the Founder and Executive Director of ScholarCHIPS, Inc. In 2010, while a junior in high school, Yasmine founded the non-profit ScholarCHIPS, an organization that provides college scholarships, mentoring and a peer support network to graduating high school seniors who have a parent(s) in prison, and are pursuing their college degree. To date, ScholarCHIPS has awarded over $180,000 in college scholarships to 61 scholars.
Yasmine is also the Founder and CEO of IncarciCare, a company that allows family members, friends and mentors to purchase care packages and send them to their loved ones who are incarcerated or residing in transitional housing. IncarciCare also donates care packages to individuals in halfway homes and domestic violence survivor homes.
Venture: IncarciCare is an electronic streamline service, that makes it easy for people to select, pay for, and mail care packages to their incarcerated loved one.