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Project Transformation

Project Transformation (PT) builds partnerships between college-age young adults, children, and churches to address the achievement gap for children from low-income communities. Most kids will experience a “summer slide.” In middle or high income homes, children usually have limitless access to books, educational tools, and interested adults, but that’s not the case for many children from low-income families. Reading proficiency is a key predictor of a child’s future success yet 80 percent of low-income children are behind grade level in…

Project Transformation 2016

Dates have been set for this summer’s Project Transformation reading week! FUMC Allen will participate in the annual reading program, Project Transformation, from June 27-30. This year we’ll return to Waples Memorial United Methodist Church in Denison, Texas. Anyone age 13 years or older with a passion for reading and learning can join us as we travel to Denison and spend the mornings reading with at-risk children in a church setting. To sign up, click this link: Volunteer Sign Up…