Back to School
Vocational Training Support
During the school year, we support after-school programs in which many children can take part in fun, learning activities, and receive one on one tutoring.
OUR IMPACT IN 2019
school supply kits were delivered at the start of the school year
computers were given to students in kentucky without home computers to allow them to complete research projects in their own home
students enrolled benefited from the after school tutoring in west Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Georgia
young adults attended our vocational school
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