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Vecinos Unidos Neighbors United

Cause Area

  • Children & Youth
  • Education & Literacy

Location

P.O. Box 552Herndon, VA 20172 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

Our mission is to help children succeed in school and grow into successful adults by providing a: ​ Learning Environment Children can seek assistance with homework and projects, expand their academic skills, and develop into lifelong learners. ​ Safe Environment Children can develop skills that include tolerant, respectful social interaction with other individuals. Nurturing Environment Students can develop competency, resiliency, and resourcefulness. ​ Supportive Environment Vecinos Unidos fosters civility, integrity, and compassion.

Description

Vecinos Unidos is a non-profit volunteer organization based in Herndon, Virginia. We provide free homework assistance and enrichment to students in need. Founded in 1997 as an organization dedicated to providing children with safe and engaging after-school activities, we are committed to helping our students overcome academic achievement gaps. With our caring volunteers to guide them, students experience improved academic success and greater confidence in their ability to learn and achieve.

Reviews

Would you recommend Vecinos Unidos Neighbors United?
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by Lisa P. (August 3, 2018)
My daughter and I volunteered for the school year. We both found it to be extremely rewarding and easy to help out. The kids were fantastic. The organization and communication was well managed. They really do a great job at VU.
by Manaal F. (August 3, 2018)
Vecinos unidos is a great organization with an amazing goal and all around awesome volunteers. I really enjoyed my time here working with all the wonderful hardworking kids. I honestly wish I could continue being a part of VU!!
by Danielle O. (August 3, 2018)
This is a great organization that is dedicated to the academic success of grade school children, and provides a learning environment after school. I found the tutoring experience very rewarding.

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