Impact Stories

Hope Academy Fights Summer Slide

posted on Mon, Mar 19 2018 1:07 pm by Jamie Olson, Hope Academy Development & External Relations

"Research reveals that “summer slide” disproportionately impacts children from low-income families, widening the achievement gap day after day, year after year."

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It’s the subtle kindness of our neighbors that I will never forget...

posted on Sun, May 24 2015 7:32 am by Linda Carey Halverson

"I grew up poor and hungry, oftentimes my only meal of the day was a school lunch..."

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I am a reader!

posted on Wed, May 20 2015 6:34 am by Linda Carey Halverson

“Miss Mary, you know I can’t read. It’s too hard for me.”

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