Americans Helping Americans Summer Camp provides a healthy outlet for children living in the the impoverished regions of Beattyville, Kentucky. Many of these kids are children in low-income families, many times being raised by grandparents on fixed income, living in homes and trailers 20 years past their life expectancy. The Americans Helping Americans summer camp aids children in escaping their world of poverty by giving them positive and constructive camp opportunities of arts and crafts, swimming, working with others, and camp
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Open to Law Students only. The Appalachian Citizens’ Law Center is a non-profit law office of four attorneys located in the Appalachian coalfields. Our work centers around regulatory law on issues of miners’ safety and health and environmental justice. We represent coal miners in mine safety and black lung cases, as well as individuals and citizens’ groups in environmental cases. We practice before state and federal courts and state and federal agencies, including the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA)
Founded in 2003, Austin Voices for Education and Youth is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to encouraging school reform efforts, building a new generation of young leaders and supporting Austin families to reduce social and economic barriers for students. Starting in 2007, Austin Voices developed the Family Resource Center model that now supports 11 campuses in 2 school districts. Part of an innovative community-based school reform model, the FRCs support low-income families with comprehensive supports, including access to healthcare, employment assistance,
Our mission is to nurture the development of our young people and guide them along the path to future success by providing an environment that supports excellence in education, good character and citizenship, and a healthy lifestyle.
The Boys, Girls, Adults Community Development Center provides programs and services related to adult education, youth development and education, housing, parenting, health, and economic development for low- and moderate-income residents in the Delta region.
Elementary & Middle Summer Institute All Bridges students from the summer after third grade until the summer before ninth grade participate in the five-week Elementary and Middle Grades Summer Institute held on the campus of St. Paul’s School. Over six summers in the program, students build strong peer and adult relationships, gain academic enrichment, and receive valuable exposure to the arts, sports, outdoors, college, careers, and community service. Weekend Mentoring The Bridges Weekend Mentoring Program was started in 2009. The goal of the
The Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers is a 501c3 that is engaged in a three year Medicaid Accountable Care Organization Demonstration Project. Through the ACO, the Coalition is working to improve health outcomes and quality of care as well as decrease healthcare costs for Medicaid patients in Camden who are covered by United Healthcare. We are doing this by partnering closely with 12 primary care offices across the city, working to build their capacity and improve access for Camden patients.
Centro Latino’s mission is to build quality relationships between Spanish speakers and the general community in education, health-care, and Social Justice. The Warehouse Summer Program hosted at Centre College provides participants mentoring with student volunteers, academic tutoring, healthy meals and snacks, and a safe and supportive environment in which to improve their language, academic, and social skills. Children in this program have been selected because they are either members of English as a Second Language Programs, Migrant Programs or because they are
CrossOver Health Care Ministry provides quality and compassionate health care to the uninsured in the greater Richmond Metropolitan area. Our mission is to provide health care, promote wellness, and connect the talents and resources of the community with people in need in the name of Jesus Christ. CrossOver is here to serve and empower patients by providing a comprehensive approach to health care for the body, mind, and spirit! Established by volunteers in 1983, CrossOver offers a full continuum of health
Cumberland Mountain Outreach Ministries Incorporated is a faith based nonprofit organization (mission) for children at risk in impoverished counties in the Appalachian Region. That demonstrates Jesus’ teaching through the many facets of this mission, feeding the hungry, clothing the less fortunate, offering part time jobs, home repair, conducting kid’s camps, all the while sharing the love of Jesus. We believe that many will come to know God in a greater way because of the unconditional love that is shown through