Ohio Valley Educational Cooperative
Commission AmeriCorps State FY 2012
Sixty-five (65) AmeriCorps members will leverage an additional 460 volunteers and act as literacy tutors for students and support programs designed by Family Resource and Youth Services Centers to overcome non-academic barriers to learning effectively in Eastern, Central and Northern Kentucky. At the end of the three year period, student reading test scores will increase above pretest or reach grade level. This project will focus on the CNCS focus areas of Education and Capacity Building. The CNCS investment of $445,976 will be matched by the grantee with $466,502.