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KC Named Pacesetter Fourth Year in a Row


The Campaign for Grade-Level Reading (CGLR) recently announced its Pacesetter Honors and Kansas City made the list! Pacesetters are communities who are leading by example to solve challenges that can undermine early literacy; including school readiness, school attendance, and summer learning. Pacesetter communities are part of a national network of over 300 cities, representing 42 … Continue reading KC Named Pacesetter Fourth Year in a Row

An Open Letter to National Service Members


For more than two decades, AmeriCorps members have helped make our nation stronger, safer, and healthier. Dedicated citizens like you are tackling tough challenges – helping kids read proficiently by the end of 3rd grade, making neighborhoods safer, caring for seniors, supporting food deserts, and much more. We have seen your impact first-hand, and are … Continue reading An Open Letter to National Service Members