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The National Foster Grandparent Program

The National Foster Grandparent Program

90 +
Senior Volunteers 72%
300 +
Children 79%
900 +
Children Affected From Volunteers 89%

90 Senior Volunteers serviced 300+ children with individual tutoring and care. 

Over 900 children felt the presence of these amazing volunteers. 

Foster Grandparent volunteers are people over the age of 55, majority from low-income backgrounds

Foster Grandparents commit to servicing children in childcare centers and elementary schools.

 The service, part of the Corporation for National Community Service’s Senior Core joined forces with the Cleveland Foundation’s Encore program to extend the position to other seniors in the county interested in serving youth. 

Foster Grandparents Gave 80,000 + Hours
Volunteer Time 89%