Youth Programs

  • Reading Heroes tutors help students develop grade-level literacy skills through one-to-one tutoring.

    Each student is paired with a specific tutor for the duration of the semester, often longer. Every Tuesday, from 6:00 to 7:30pm, they work together to complete lesson plans specifically designed for each student’s level.

  • Homework Club occurs Monday through Thursday, from 3:30pm to 6:00pm, and meets a continual, urgent need: helping students understand and complete their daily homework assignments. Students rotate through two stations, an academic station where they work with the help of tutors to finish their homework, and a “chill” station where they play games and receive […]

  • Math Heroes tutors help students develop grade-level mathematical skills through one-to-one tutoring. Each student is paired with a specific tutor for the duration of the semester, often longer.  Every Thursday, from 6:00 to 7:30pm, they work together to complete lesson plans specifically designed for each student’s level. The curriculum of Math Heroes supplements the material […]

  • Thrive: Academically, Relationally & Spiritually Kids and communities are transformed by personal relationships. When Christian adults commit to mentoring our students, we see students – and their families – thrive. Our Students are Waiting for You! Students at Little Lights live in either Potomac Gardens or Hopkins public housing complexes, under-resourced neighborhoods where 90% of […]

  • Summer often doesn’t mean vacation for our students. Without school to occupy most of their day, summer break can mean boredom and little to no supervision. At Summer Lights, our kids have the opportunity to explore their interests, review their math and english, and play in a safe environment.  Through our partnership with the Capital […]

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