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  • Allen-Shaw Foundation, Inc. Allen-Shaw Foundation, Inc.

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(40.884045,-73.83359)
 

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Mission Statement

To provide access to Educational materials, Library Programs, Computer technology and Internet Services to the residents of Resource District in South Manchester, Jamaica.

Description

VOLUNTEERS FOR JAMAICA, WEST INDIES- Rural Community

The Allen-Shaw Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit organization that has been providing educational and community services to children living in rural Jamaica since 1996, through our Library, the Allen-Shaw Reading Room.

The Allen-Shaw Reading Room provides the following:

  • Library Services- Books, Computers and Internet Services
  • Scholarship Programs- covers yearly school fees and other expenses of students.
    • High School
    • Specialized training classes
    • Transportation, Lunch Fees
  • Community Based Programs
    • Literacy Programs-remedial classes to students and reading classes for adults.
    • Summer School/Camp-yearly service to over 200 children including remedial tutoring, health and social education and educational field trips
    • Volunteer Vacation-vacationers have the opportunity to participate in our Library Programs or with the Summer School. We also assist in placing individuals who are interested in other volunteer projects in Jamaica.

Website

http://www.allenshawfoundation.org

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