Often our children lead precarious lives in dangerous neighborhoods. The one source of stability is a local church. Ideally, we network with a local church and a funding foundation to bring our program to their community. As the program demonstrates effectiveness more nonprofits will join.
Literacy is the gateway to building skills in core academic subjects. Gained early it breaks the cycles of poverty and abuse and replaces them with cycles of hope, empowerment, and success. Our long-term goal is to bring all children to the grade level by third grade. This will be done one community at a time with leaders from that community who claim ownership.