Mentoring & Education

513FREE

Part of a local ministry called 513FREE. Tandem shares life changing hope with Chippewa Valley youth through the support of Christ-centered mentors. Through a comprehensive process, they pair students with qualified mentors. To learn more about Tandem or to sign up to become a mentor or mentee, visit their website.

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Blugold Beginnings

The purpose of the Blugold Beginnings Program is to educate and inspire students, especially underrepresented, low income or first generation students, to believe that a post-secondary education is important, attainable, and available at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and other institutions.

University of Eau Claire, Eau Claire

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Eau Claire Family Literacy

A collaborative literacy program in Eau Claire. Programs involved: Western Dairyland Head Start, YMCA (Infant, Toddler Child Care) and Literacy Volunteers - Chippewa Valley. Education at the same site. Full day, full year program for 3-5 year olds offering family literacy and wrap-around child care for 2-5 year olds.

510 Farwell St., Eau Claire

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ECAHMAA: Building Bridges for Hmong Youths

The ECAHMAA provides mentoring and tutoring services to Hmong youth during the school year. Building Bridges offers opportunities for students to participate in after-school activities that will increase their academic learning and teach healthy alternatives to alcohol use and underage drinking as well as healthy nutrition.

423 Wisconsin St., Eau Claire

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Head Start

Head Start is a free preschool program for income-eligible families with children ages 3-5. Head Start offers a creative learning environment with age-appropriate activities, healthy meals and snacks, health and nutrition education, and opportunities for parents to be involved. Head Start is a EC4T Partner (4 year-old kindergarten).

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Successful Children’s Network - United Way of the Greater Chippewa Valley

Their mission is to ensure that all children in the Chippewa Valley enter school at age 5 ready to succeed. Volunteers are needed to support our vision through activities such as providing encouragement and mentorship to parents of young children, assisting families in accessing community resources, and helping to facilitate special events.

3603 North Hastings Way, Suite 200, Eau Claire

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