What if you were sitting in Jeyla’s second-grade class, feeling lost…wishing you had someone who could help you understand the letters and numbers her teacher keeps talking about.
What would you do if you were scared and afraid to ask for help?
Would you hide and hope no one notices you?
Who would take you by the hand?
Your gift on or before Giving Tuesday, can send Jeyla her very own tutor. Generous partners will match every dollar you donate by November 29th (Giving Tuesday), up to $100,000.
All-new family-engagement program provides learning expertise, tools, and support to accelerate children’s learning.
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Children Rising Legacy Circle
Your future gift will instill hope and promise in our community for future generations. You can leave a legacy with a planned gift through your will, trust, IRA, or life insurance.
Breaking the Cycle of Poverty
Our programs help close the achievement gap by providing literacy skills, science learning experiences, and career mentoring and internships.
You can help a promising child rise above!
We make it easy! We will train you, match you with a child that needs you the most, and support you and your student!
The life you change may be your own!
60% of Oakland 3rd Graders read below grade-level average. For them, it’s more than just learning to read. It’s about reading to learn.
One-on-one teaching helps struggling students learn math concepts.
“I think kids in economic need and in schools struggling to work with young people impacted by poverty and lack of resources can use a helping hand. Children Rising Can make a difference and that’s why I support it with my dollars and my time. Plus I think Rebecca Buckley is amazing and I enjoy her brilliance and far-sightedness. To be able to take the Succeeding by Reading program and transform it into an online learning tool for students ...Jan Zovickian, Succeeding by Reading tutor