Mission: To remove barriers to learning, foster life success for all individuals and to promote community awareness and understanding of learning differences.
Program Description: Each student is paired with a tutor who works with the student regularly, on a one-to-one basis using an individualized program, based on the student's learning strengths. All of our staff are qualified and hold appropriate credentials. Students are referred to us by a variety of education, health and human services professionals: teachers, counselors and special education consultants, social workers, clinical psychologists, private education centers, professional associations for learning disabilities and state agencies.
Awards & Grants: 2010 Educator of the Year, Pinnnacle Oakland University award; two times Rochester Lion's Club Wallace M. Doc O'Brien Community Improvement Grant; Rochester Junior Women's Club; Filmer Memorial Charitable Trust; Lula Wilson Foundation; also recognized by Target for our "Disadvantaged Children Program", and by Macy's and Kohl's.
Volunteer Board of Directors: Linda Balas - Secretary Mark Cooper, Esq Steve Udell Tom Werth
Yolanda Udell - Director Clancy Caruso - Receptionist
Tutors: Anna Barnes Adam Marti Linda Balas Laura Narzione Linda Culliton Mary Ann Poniatowski Thomas Fullam Agatha Roperta Dawn Harris Debbie Samokyszyn Carly Hickey Dr. Pat Trautman Rachel Kamischke John Treat Collen Klosterman Margaret Wittick