Reading Partners mentor

What a Great Way to Change a Child’s Life

Opportunities exist for you to experience the joy of changing a child’s life. Non-profit Reading Partners works with Charleston Promise Neighborhood at Mary Ford and Sanders Clyde Elementary Schools to improve students’ reading outcomes. They recruit and train volunteer mentors to facilitate the literacy skills critical to unlocking lifetime learning. Research shows that mentors who […]

Family Hospitality & Tourism Night

Tacos are the Star at Family Hospitality & Tourism Night Nov. 7

Parents, siblings and students at Mary Ford and Sanders-Clyde Elementary School will enjoy Family Hospitality & Tourism Night at the Lowcountry Food Bank on Nov. 7 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. The highlight of the evening will be a taco-making competition, with the winning recipe featured at Jim ‘N Nick’s in Charleston during the month […]

Boeing employee and her children

Volunteer for Family Science Night Oct. 31

  Who: Mary Ford Elementary Students and Families, along with Volunteers from Various Corporations What: Family Science Night Volunteer Opportunity with Families from Mary Ford Elementary School When: Wednesday, October 31st Where: Mary Ford Elementary Cafeteria 3180 Thomasina McPherson Blvd, North Charleston, SC 29405 Time: 5:00pm – 7:00pm Why: Charleston Promise Neighborhood’s (CPN) programming focuses […]