Ocean Discovery Institute

Ocean Discovery Institute San Diego, CA The Ocean Discovery Institute uses ocean science to deliver high quality STEM education to communities in the City Heights area in San Diego. Three ODI programs engage middle school students, young adult leaders, and community members in outdoor, hands-on learning. NDA members assist with the environmental education programs offered…

Southwest Key Program

Southwest Key Program Phoenix, AZ The Southwest Key Program (SWK) is a shelter for unaccompanied immigrant minors. The mission of SWK is to welcome young people and help them achieve their dreams. The program’s main concern is reunifying immigrant minors with their families in the United States. The program provides medical, counseling, case worker, and…

Arizona Women’s Education and Employment Center

Arizona Women’s Education and Employment Center Phoenix, AZ AWEE offers a diverse range of training and support services to help people reach economic security. AWEE’s approach includes: case management, career services, training workshops, and educational guidance. AWEE has a special focus on supporting ex-offenders, veterans, youth, mature workers, women returning to work, and career transitions.…

St. Finn Barr

St. Finn Barr San Francisco, CA St. Finn Barr is a K-8 Catholic school dedicated to meeting the needs of every student. The school accepts children, regardless of their background, who can successfully contribute to the learning environment. It embraces the idea that every child has the potential to become an independent thinker. The school…

St. James School

St. James School San Francisco, CA St. James is a K-8 Catholic elementary school in the Mission District of San Francisco. It serves families of varied backgrounds. St. James serves students, parents, and staff alike. St. James challenges students to grow into their roles as future world leaders. NDA members provide academic support during the…

Sequoia High School

Sequoia High School San Francisco, CA Sequoia High School serves the community of Redwood City. Sequoia provides an education program that promotes respect for diversity and academic excellence. NDA members provide academic support, mentoring, and after-school activities. They work with each student to create and carry out individual academic plans.  NDA members also assist with…

CARECEN (Central American Resource Center)

CARECEN (Central American Resource Center) Los Angeles, CA The Central American Resource Center was founded by a group of Salvadoran refugees whose mission was to secure legal status for thousands of Central Americans fleeing civil war. CARECEN received 501C(3) status in 1983. Over the past 25 years, CARECEN has become the largest Central American organization…

St. Columbkille School

St. Columbkille School Los Angeles, CA St. Columbkille is a K-8 Catholic school located in south Los Angeles. St. Columbkille provides the community, a safe nurturing environment conducive to learning. St. Columbkille affirms the importance of a student’s school, home, and community working together towards the success of each student. NDA members provide academic assistance,…

People. Animals. Love. (PAL)

People. Animals. Love. (PAL) Washington, D.C. PAL strives to give low-income children living in disadvantaged neighborhoods the opportunity to explore their interests in the animal kingdom through a STEM animal-based curriculum in which students learn about big themes. AmeriCorps members will assist the site coordinator with the preparation of materials for the teachers, create supply…

U.S. Dream Academy

U.S. Dream Academy Washington, D.C. U.S. Dream Academy is based on the pillars of skill-building, character-building and dream-building. AmeriCorps members will supervise youth in a safe and caring environment with daily homework assistance and academic enrichment activities, including a variety of lessons, from one-on-one tutoring to development and coordination of different “classes” such as financial…

International Rescue Committee

International Rescue Committee Atlanta, GA The International Rescue Committee (IRC) resettles refugees moving from nearly 50 countries to the Greater Atlanta area. IRC in Atlanta resettles an average of 800 refugees in Georgia annually and provides additional services to another 1,500 refugees and asylees. NDA members assist with several main IRC services. They help with…

The Neighborhood Academy

The Neighborhood Academy Pittsburgh, PA http://www.theneighborhoodacademy.org/ The Neighborhood Academy provides a holistic college-preparatory education for students in grades 8-12. NDA members serve alongside master teachers. They assist with lesson planning, athletics, homework help, student advisories, and tutoring.

St. Peter Academy

St. Peter Academy Boston, MA St. Peter Academy is a Pre-K – 8 school. St. Peter Academy nurtures the physical, spiritual, and intellectual development of every student. As an independent, community-based school, St. Peter Academy offers unique programs for all students. For more information, visit: http://www.stpeteracademy.com/