AmeriCorps Builds Lives through Education School Turnaround

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Contact Information

2188 Seneca St
Buffalo, NY 14210
(716) 418-8500 138
School Turnaround AmeriCorps FY 2013

Executive Summary

The Service Collaborative of WNY, Inc. AmeriCorps Builds Lives through Education (ABLE) program will concentrate on the CNCS Focus Area of Education-School Turnaround in 2013-14. Based on eight successful years of service, ABLE will place 20 full-time members in Highgate Heights Elementary and Bennett High School located in Buffalo Promise Neighborhood (BPN), an impoverished area in Western New York. Member service will align with awarded BPN school turnaround plans. Members will implement educational programming that will increase the academic engagement and achievement of over 570 children. A CNCS investment of $250,942 will be matched with a significant applicant contribution of $300,700.

Award Information

Application ID: 13ND149994
CNCS Award Amount: $0.00
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