Citizen Schools      

Social Impact Profile ™

Areas of Impact:
Education,Children & Youth,Computers & Technology,Arts & Culture,Health & Wellness,Politics,Science,Social Justice,Sports & Fitness

At 31 campuses in 7 states, serving 5,200 students and engaging 4,000 volunteers, we mobilize a second shift of afternoon educators, who provide academic support, leadership development, and apprenticeships: hands-on projects taught by volunteer experts. Citizen Schools is at the forefront of a movement to educate children, strengthen communities, and increase access to the American Dream.

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    EMC Volunteers of the Year

    What does it take to go from great volunteer, to exceptional volunteer? It certainly takes commitment and dedication, as well as a relentless spirit for improvement. But, most of all, it takes passion. Every year, the Volunteer Center of Durham, located in the heart of Durham, North Carolina hosts a reception to honor volunteers from the Durham community who support other nonprofits and organizations through community service. This year at the 37th Annual Key Volunteer Recognition luncheon, a group of electrical engineers from EMC won the Team Volunteer of the Year award for their long-time commitment to Citizen Schools North Carolina. Read More
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    Google and Citizen Schools

    Since 2006, more than 350 Google employee volunteers in California, New York, and Massachusetts have led nearly 100 apprenticeship courses, focused primarily on the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields, through Citizen Schools. “Google employees Read More