Tag: October 2016

Oct 31

October 2016 Newsletter

In October Regional Director, Charles Evans and School on Wheels students got a surprise visit from sports legends Derek Jeter, Kevin Durant and JJ Watt. These sports celebrities are part of a campaign to celebrate courageous people pursuing their dreams, watch the full video here. Our donor of the month was longtime donor and friend The Dora F Levit Fund for People, who offered to match all donations up to $60,000 in a challenge grant for the month of September. With the support of 139 donors, we not only met but smashed that goal, raising $70,000.

Oct 1

Tutor Anniversaries October 2016

We would like to give a huge shout out to all of these amazing tutors who have volunteered with us for a year or more! We couldn’t impact the lives of thousands of children without you.

“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” – Francis of Assisi

Twelve Years
Dylan Garland

Eight Years
Janice Matias

Seven Years
David Kagen

Five Years
Ed Babtkis

Four Years
Allison Etkins
Zoey Siwek

Three Years
Theresa Fiddler

Two Years
Priscilla In
Stephanie Koenig
Akina Lantow
Sheryl Luttrell
Steven Mynsberge
Nadyenka Pelpola
Olivia Scott

One Year
Juana Aguirre
Cathie Alter
Christian Avalos
Aubrey Beck
Justin Paul Bragado
Joan Cashel
Chris Changprai
Edward Cimatu Jr
Christopher Cole
Jacklin DieBold
Christopher Donnellon
Youram Farzam
Pamela Fleischer
Arpine Galstyan
Katherine Healy
Raga Kavari
Michael Key II
Jessica Kohakura
Kimberly LaBella
Pamela Latham
Manda Nguyen
Jennifer No
Jennifer Phan
Napat Rangsipat
Lonny Ruben
Sevag Salibian
Alex Shapiro
Tao Sun
Zahra Talaei