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Address: 200 W. Adams St.
Chicago, Illinois  60606  
United States
Is 501(c)(3) nonprofit certified by the IRS?: Yes
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 1700
EIN: 36-3891846
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Mission Statement


Working in the Schools (WITS) is a literacy organization that increases the reading proficiency and learning capacity of low-income and minority students in Chicago Public Schools. WITS recruits and supports dedicated business, government, and community volunteers who deliver measurable and consistent tutoring and mentoring services

Description


By placing and transporting both community individuals and corporate groups into the Chicago Public Schools through 6 literacy programs, WITS strives to cultivate a love of reading and learning while enhancing student possibilities for success. Our simple equation—one adult, one child, one book at a time—continues to produce astounding results.

By placing and transporting both community individuals and corporate groups into the Chicago Public Schools through 6 literacy programs, WITS strives to cultivate a love of reading and learning while enhancing student possibilities for success. Our simple equation—one adult, one child, one book at a time—continues to produce astounding results.

Mission Statement: Working in the Schools (WITS) is a literacy organization that increases the reading proficiency and learning capacity of low-income and minority students in Chicago Public Schools. WITS recruits and supports dedicated business, government, and community volunteers who deliver measurable and consistent tutoring and mentoring services

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Program Type:


Youth Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


Yes