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Mission: FACETS seeks to help parents, their children, and individuals who suffer the effects of poverty in Fairfax County. FACETS envisions a day when everyone in Fairfax County has access to adequate and affordable housing and nobody is homeless. We seek to engage and educate our community in providing long-term solutions and resources to break the cycle of poverty for our neighbors in need.
Organization contact information: Suzanne Hough | FACETS Volunteer Manager | SHough@facetscares.org
Mission:Wright to Read is an educational program that promotes literacy through tutoring and mentoring of elementary school students and outreach to the Alexandria community.
Organization contact information: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mission: Higher Achievement seeks to build a world where every child’s promise and potential are realized, regardless of circumstance.Higher Achievement closes the opportunity gap during the pivotal middle school years. By leveraging the power of communities, Higher Achievement’s proven model provides a rigorous after school learning environment, caring role models, and a culture of high expectations, resulting in college-bound scholars with the character, confidence, and skills to succeed.
Organization contact information: email@example.com | DC Office: 202.861.7753
Mission: To provide support to at-risk children, youth and families through counseling, shelter, crisis-intervention and neighborhood outreach. Our programs recognize that families are interdependent and that a crisis or challenge facing one family member affects everyone. We therefore empower children, teens and families to work together and build on their strengths.
Organization contact information:https://www.second-story.org/get-involved/volunteer/
Mission: All Ages Read Together is a non-profit 501(c)(3) dedicated to educating children in need with free preschool programs in their communities. We envision a future where all children, especially our most vulnerable, enter school prepared to learn and succeed. We strive for a future in which public education includes universal access to preschool, making the need for AART obsolete.
Organization contact information: Julie Brunson | firstname.lastname@example.org
Mission:The George M. Hampton Middle School Leadership Program recruits, trains, and encourages college students to serve as workshop facilitators and mentors to the students in order to inspire leadership development, social responsibility, and personal growth. The LEAD Office along with several other student organizations (Mason DREAMers, Mason F1rst Gen, Leadership and Community Engagement LLC, and the L-TEAM) and university departments (Admissions, Diversity, Inclusion and Multicultural Education, and Social Action and Integrative Learning) partner together to bring leadership workshops to the students at Hampton Middle School throughout the academic year during their Health and Physical Education classes.
Organization contact information: Lisa Snyder | email@example.com | firstname.lastname@example.org