Each month, we’ll be introducing you to a new School on Wheels staff member so you can learn more about the people who make our programs run successfully! This month, we’re highlighting Tiffany Dow, one of our Program Coordinators who manages tutoring at two of our partner locations and helps our tutors
Each new individual who starts volunteering with School on Wheels has some apprehension about being a new tutor. While we know each person will positively impact our students, we also want to reassure our volunteers by answering some of the questions they have about the tutoring session or just working
Volunteers make the world go ‘round and they are a critical component of School on Wheels’ operating model. Our volunteer base, made up of over 400 people, helps us meet the needs of over 350 children impacted by homelessness across our city each school year. Both individual tutors and tutoring
Each February, we ask our volunteers and supporters to engage their networks in School on Wheels’ Share the Love campaign by supporting our programs through advocacy and monetary donations. This year, we had record donations and an outpouring of support from the Indianapolis community – especially from our volunteer tutors!
The ultimate goal we strive for each night of tutoring is for every student to benefit from 1:1 homework assistance – but as we all know, this is not always possible. Many times, we will have a new family of four students join us, or a volunteer will be unable
Justine, a parent of three students who have benefited from School on Wheels tutoring, was recently interviewed by RTV6 as part of a series of stories taking place during our #SharetheLoveIndy campaign. While so many news stories about our programs focus on students, this story was especially important to us
This month’s #SharetheLoveIndy campaign is all about making tutoring possible for the students we serve. Our goal is to make sure every child in our program is able to achieve academic success, even when facing difficult circumstances like homelessness. One thing we’ve learned during this year’s Share the Love campaign
In case you haven’t heard, we have a little thing going on right now: Share the Love! Every February, we are excited for our #SharetheLoveIndy campaign, which allows us to mobilize our awesome network of supporters (all of you!) to help us spread the word and raise funds to impact
School on Wheels’ mission is to provide one-on-one tutoring and educational advocacy for school-aged children impacted by homelessness.
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