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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 2018
youth benefited from an after-school program in Georgia
individuals were supported through the work readiness program and through work assistance, independent enterprise support, and vocational training.
elementary and middle school students received backpacks filled with school supplies throughout Appalachia and elsewhere
Right now, in fact as you are reading this, there are hundreds of students at Beattyville Elementary School who are hoping that their dream of a having a desktop computer in their home (with broadband internet access, of course) for Christmas will come true. Thanks to...read more
In McDowell County, West Virginia we support an afterschool program operated by our partner there, Big Creek People in Action (BCPIA). But actually, it’s technically incorrect to call it an “afterschool” program since it’s a service BCPIA provides year-round for...read more
Nearly one in four residents of the small town of Lonaconing, located in the Appalachian region of Maryland, live in poverty, about 10 percent higher than the natural average of 14 percent. Many of these children’s parents struggle to just make sure there is plenty of...read more