Please plan to attend our
Third Annunal Community Forum on Education
"Helping Youth to Succeed in our Communities"
December 16, 2013 11:00 a.m. - 12:15 a.m.
Black Hawk College Community Education Center
404 E. 3rd Street Kewanee, IL 61443
Step Ladder Tutoring Program
Thanks for the Support!!!!!!
$8,000 grant from Ronald McDonald House Charities and $1,000 from Walmart Foundation support the Step Ladder Tutoring Program
We are currently in our 2013 Fall Session
Tutoring Sessions are held at both schools (4) days per week
Central Jr. High School 215 E. Central Blvd. (3:00 - 4:15) Mon. - Thurs.
Wethersfield Jr. High School 439 Willard St. (3:00 - 4:15) Mon. - Thurs.
Volunteers are always needed..
2013 Summer Session Complete
Below are pictures from the 2013 Appreciation Ceremony
A special thank you to all who make this program a success: To the teachers, volunteers, schools for working with us and providing space for the program. To our board of directors and consultants for their expertise, encouragement and support. To all businesses and organizations that provided the funding, food, media coverage, gift cards or services to keep our program going. To the community for supporting our "Tag Days Fundraisers."
Thank you for helping us to help the children in our community.----Etta LaFlora
Program Pictures see more at links to the right
2012 - 2013 School Year
(23) volunteer tutors and (5) site coordinators helped us to provide
(44) middle school students from both schools with afterschool and summer tutoring services. (38) students received scholarships
If you have any questions or need additional information, please call us at
Other Major Funders
Ronald McDonald House Chairiies of Eastern Iowa awarded
$8,000 Grant in 2013
(see copy of article on Media Page Link)
Thanks to local businesses for donations to 2013 summer tutoring program.
Dan Rux - Rux Funeral Home
Rhonda Cernovich - Cernovich's Auto & Truck Wrecking
Wes Short - Keister's Tire & Battery Mike Galli - Factory Tire Outlet (FTO)
Creative Look Hairstyling - Diana Lewis
Other local businesses wishing to donate
Please call - we can pick up your donation
"Helping one child at a time."
see links to the right for more program pictures
We are a non-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization that supports existing agencies and schools in our community.
Sunshine will provide a variety of educational support services and programs to children and families.
Our unique "team building" concept addresses the voids and gaps in society.
"Together we can get the job done."
We collaborate with existing educational, governmental and social service agencies to implement our programs, but we are a separate entity.
Any programs administered by our organization will be listed on this site (currently the Step Ladder Tutoring Program).
Please consider supporting our nonprofit organization.
By helping us, we can help others.
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