Unlocking each child’s potential through the foundation of reading
East Side Learning Center is an educational partnership with the School Sisters of Notre Dame
ESLC released it's annual summary for 2016-2017. Thank you to all our supporters who made it possible to tutor over 300 children a day! We hired a new executive director, threw an epic celebration in honor of our founder, and exceeded fundraising goals in light of United Way cuts. Wow! Click the picture above to view our annual report.
East Side Learning Center is an investment in our future! If children can read, they do well in math, science, history, economics, and ultimately, life! Your monthly gift to East Side Learning Center will ensure our children have the opportunity to dream about a career, going to technical school, or attending college. Support each child acquires the literacy skills required to build and create his or her own future. [Click the picture above to donate]
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Literacy and Immigration in the United States- Is literacy a human right?
I recently shared a blog about an unprecedented court case currently unfolding in Detroit. Effectively, a group of young men are suing the schools for their right to learn to read. They are accusing t... Read More
Is literacy a civil right? We the people want reading for all.
A brave group of five former Detroit school students recently filed a lawsuit in federal court alleging that the school failed to protect their civil rights, because they failed to teach them to read.... Read More
A Small Donation Brings a Big Smile to a Little Girl's Face
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The Spirit of the Holidays
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