Education Programs

Back to School

Vocational Training Support

After School

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For many Appalachian parents being able to support the educational efforts of their children is a challenge.

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.



youth benefited from an after-school program in Georgia

vocational training participants received one-on-one tutoring support though a vocational training program sponsored by the McDowell County Career & Technology Center

elementary and middle school students received backpacks filled with school supplies throughout Appalachia and elsewhere

Latest News/Blogs

Backpacks for George’s Creek Elementary School

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...

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Back-to-School in Beattyville

On the morning of August 3, hundreds of Lee County, Kentucky students, and their parents arrived at Beattyville Elementary bright and early to wait in line for the school’s doors to open at 8:30 a.m. No, it wasn’t for the first day of school just yet, but for its...

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