Monthly Archives: June 2014

Graduation Day

Four years ago, 20 9th grade students took a chance on Reach. To those students, Reach was a new program…a job. To me, that moment was a beginning. We had a belief that turning teens into tutors would lead to reading growth and improved academic outcomes. For four years, we have been monitoring indicators of […]

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Reason #1

Reason #1: Napresha, Jordan, and Za’Metria For the last 10 days, we have been revealing ten reasons to support Reach during DoMore24, a one-day local giving event that takes place June 19th! Today, we share Reason #1: At Reach, there is one honor above all others: The Hoodie. Reach tutors can earn promotions based on […]

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DoMore24: 10 Reasons to Give

#10) We have $20,000 in matching funds. One dollar from you = two dollars for Reach! #9) Your gift will support the second year of our unique summer program, during which 30 teens will author books, make grants to local nonprofits, visit colleges, and read challenging texts. #8) Throughout his life, Brandon has experienced many […]

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