Education

 

 

United Way of Transylvania County Focuses on Education 

 

 

United Way of Transylvania County supports programs and collaboratives that address measurable progress toward the following Education Focus Area goals:

GOAL 1:  ALL CHILDREN ARE PREPARED TO ENTER KINDERGARTEN

  • Children from birth to kindergarten attend high quality, affordable early care and education programs.
  • Parents & caregivers access resources to strengthen parenting capacity and literacy skills. 
  • Children are no longer subject to abuse and neglect.

GOAL 2:  ALL CHILDREN MOVE SUCCESSFULLY FROM KINDERGARTEN THROUGH HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION

  • Families and schools work in partnership to support the success of every student.
  • Students are free from influence of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs.
  • Students have adequate access and actively utilize mental heath and substance abuse services.