South Carolina

Scholars in BELL’s 2015 Summer Programs Show Significant Gains in Reading, Math Achievement

Given an alternative to “summer slide,” elementary and middle school scholars gain 20-to-30 percent of a school year in reading and math skills Learn More

Charlotte Observer: Community Foundation gives $375,000 to youth agencies

Foundation for the Carolinas fund awards $375,000 in grants; Money goes for agencies serving children and youth in Mecklenburg County; Grants fund programs that foster economic opportunity Learn More

Greenville Journal: Program aims to prevent high school dropouts in middle school

$15 million early intervention program aims to keep students on track to graduation Learn More