Family Calendar & Concerts

Wed. May 27, 2015

Close the Achievement Gap (Wed. May 27, 2015 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Family Service Center
730 East Vine
Springfield, IL 62703
217.528.8406
fsc@service2families.org
http://www.service2families.org/compass/state-farm-grant/

Camp Compass, a summer program for homeless and low-income elementary students in Springfield, is in the running for a $25,000 grant from State Farm. Camp Compass is an academic and enrichment-based summer program, designed to prevent summer learning loss and close the achievement gap.

 

You can help by voting for "Close the Achievement Gap" on Facebook through the State Farm Neighborhood Assist platform. Each of the top 40 causes in the nation will receive $25,000. Anyone with a Facebook account can vote every day (up to 10 votes). The money will provide transportation to/from Camp Compass for needy students.