Partnership For Youth, Inc.
Commission AmeriCorps State FY 2011
Forty Members of the Education Corps provide one-on-one literacy tutoring in grades K-3 to children who were already left behind. Each team of Members serve up to 40 children in nine impoverished and academically challenged schools. Since 2006, 91% of the studens tutored reached grade level or above. In 2009-2010, 100% of students reached grade level. Three Members serve city-wide to recruit and engage volunteers in service focused on the critical unmet needs of children and families.