" Any human anywhere will blossom in a hundred unexpected talents and capacities simply by being given the opportunity to do so."

~ Doris Lessing

Program Effectiveness and Outcomes


*  The After-school Program meets 4 days a week during the school year.


*  The Summer Program meets 4 days a week for 4 weeks.


*  On average, 60 children attend each day and 125 children per year participate. 


*  Over 120 community members volunteer as tutors, library aides, art teachers, and recreation coaches each week.


​*  Students demonstrate raised academic skills levels, school performance and attendance.


* Families learn specific techniques to effectively support the academic success of their children and gain improved life skills.


*  Children benefit from enhanced self-esteem and improved social skills.