Teens Empowerment Awareness with ResolutionS, Inc. (TEARS)
AmeriCorps National Direct FY 2012
18 AmeriCorps members will leverage an additional 25 volunteers to work to prepare high school students academically, socially, mentally for entry into college. At the end of the 3-year project period, 85% of students that complete the project will enroll in institutes of postsecondary education. This project will focus on the CNCS focus area of Education. The CNCS investment of $110,583 will be matched with $58,608.