Powerful Results 

Since 2005, we’ve mentored students in Baton Rouge and New Orleans, impacting close to 4,200 students across Louisiana. Along the way, we measured our success and discovered:

Improved academics

89% of Baton Rouge teachers say AmeriCorps members improved their students’ overall academic performance.

Better grades 

46% of elementary school students earning a D or worse, improved to a C or better.

Better behavior 

90% of teachers say AmeriCorps members created an effective, positive learning environment.



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