Putting People First!
Children & Charity International provides education, leadership, and nutrition programs along with mentoring and healthcare support services to children, youth, and families. We also work with organizations and governmental agencies to initiate sustainable development projects.
Ongoing Expanded Learning Opportunities:
(a) Afterschool Tutoring and Homework Help: Students from Kindergarten to 8th grade receive homework help and tutoring in mathematics, reading, and language arts, and engage in technology enrichment and social activities. Monday to Friday 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm, throughout the school year.
(b) Science and Technology Program: Students from Kindergarten to 10th grade explore science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM-based) activities, on Saturdays 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. Fall session starts: September 12, 2016.
(c) Peer Mentoring Project: Youth 12 to 18 years lend their voices, hands and minds to engaging and interactive discussions, about life experiences in their development including dealing with challenges, successes and failures. They brainstorm about possible solutions, and why they need to make smart decisions that would have positive impact in their lives. Contact us for further details.
2016 Summer Programs Summary:
Summer STEAM Program
Thirty students, K-8, participated in six weeks of STEM-based activities that included math, science, and technology with reading and creative arts. Field trips to museums, libraries, and other places of interest added much fun. Breakfast and lunch were served daily.
Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP)
Ninety District youth, 14-24 years old, joined Children & Charity International at various sites for their 2016 summer work experience. Youth engaged in a variety of summer activities like, tutoring, peer mentoring, strengthening their STEM, leadership, and Work Readiness skills, and refining culinary and cosmetology techniques. Field trips and recreational activities provided great fun.