Teach For America
Teach For America – Appalachia, Local Recruitment for Long-Term Impact
Project Description – For recruiting gifted Appalachia natives to participate in Teach For America in their home region after college graduation, thereby allowing for a deep understanding of their students’ circumstances and increasing the odds that they will remain in the area after completing their time with TFA.
Area of Impact – Education & Workforce Readiness
Grant Amount – $50,000
Fiscal Year – 2014
Geographical Area Served – Kentucky • Eastern Kentucky/Appalachia
HQ Location – New York, NY