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.
LEARN is an educational non-profit organization that works to encourage a culture of learning by securing and providing resources to students and families in areas of need.
LEARN specializes in College Access & Awareness, Academic Assistance & Enrichment Resources, Parent Education & Involvement, Student Leadership Development, Organized Recreational & Sports League.
LEARN's social enterprise venture, Emmy Doo's Ice Cream Shop encompasses the goals and mission of LEARN and provides its participants with opportunities to develop self-understanding, life skills, college knowledge, and business acumen to prepare themselvess to serve as leaders in thier familes and communities. Emmy Doo’s is designed to facilitate the professional and personal growth of the student by placing them in a small-business setting that will give "rigorous and meaningful instruction with applicable connections to the real world," as our organizational core values state.