Hands on Atlanta, Inc.
Commission AmeriCorps State FY 2011
Highlights of Accomplishments Hands On Atlanta (HOA) AmeriCorps members have served in a variety of capacities this academic year. Volunteer recruitment and management, academic assistance, after-school enrichment programming, and service project development are all part of Hands On Atlanta AmeriCorps members¿ duties. This report outlines the AmeriCorps program¿s impact on the partner schools and neighboring communities for the period of August 2009 to May 2010: Tutoring and Academic Enrichment Academic Tutoring - AmeriCorps members and 235 volunteers provided 23,750 hours of student tutoring and enrichment in reading at elementary schools and 10,800 hours in math at middle schools. Extended Day Programs After-School Enrichment Program ¿ AmeriCorps members and 135 volunteers engaged 1,960 students in after school enrichment and programming. Community Engagement Parental Engagement ¿ 2,110 parents were engaged in informational sessions, family activities, and school events, resulting in 7,853 hours of engagement.