The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
To be a catalyst for the development and utilization of cutting edge educational initiatives that result in school and community revitalization.
Early Childhood Education - support the development of quality early childhood educational programs that prepare children (birth to five) with the critical capacities/skills to learn.
K-12 Education - partner with school districts, parents, community leaders and area businesses in the development of innovative learning environments that recognize children acquire knowledge in different ways.
P-20 System - sponsor and support efforts to fully align K-12 and Higher Education efforts that begin to create a more market-centered, consumer-focused, and performance-driven education delivery system that prepares students for the rigors of the new century
Community Involvement - establish community involvement among educators, parents, students, and civic leaders that promote schools as a centerpiece of community development and revitalization.