Avance New Mexico
Commission AmeriCorps State FY 2012
16 AmeriCorps members will leverage an additional 45 volunteers to provide the AVANCE PCEP to disadvantaged families in Doa Ana County. At the end of the 2012-13 period, AmeriCorps members will have served 225 families, 191 children will have participated in CNCS-supported early childhood education programs, and 170 children will demonstrate gains in school readiness (social-emotional development and literacy skills). This project will focus on the CNCS focus area of Education. The CNCS investment of $212,802 will be matched with $83,311.