Activities Beyond the Classroom / Project Connect

Name of Non-Profit Organization * Activities Beyond the Classroom/Project Connect
Today’s Date: * Thursday, July 18, 2019
Organization’s website https://www.cps-k12.org/community/customer-care-center/project-connect
EIN / 501(C)(3)Number * 35-2222723
What year did your organization receive it’s non-profit status? * 2004
Address *

635 West 7th Street, Suite 301
Cincinnati, Ohio 45203
United States
County * USA
Your Name * Rebeka Beach
Your Title * Project Connect Program Manager
Your email address * beachre@cps-k12.org
Your Phone Number (513) 363-6579
Executive Director’s Name * Brian Leshner
Executive Director’s email address * bleshner@abccincy.org
What is the mission of your organization? Project Connect removes educational barriers for students experiencing homelessness by providing advocacy paired with specialized educational services and lifestyle enrichment opportunities, for optimal educational outcomes. Services provided include clothing, uniforms, back packs, school supplies, transportation, hygiene items, food, enrichment opportunities and a six week summer program.
Which social causes (up to 3 choices) does your agency address through its programming? *
  • (5) Education
  • (7) Equality & Social Justice
  • (11) Poverty
Does your organization have volunteer opportunities available for students? * Yes, Grades 9 – 12
List possible volunteer opportunities -or- a link to where they can be found on the web. Organizing the resource room, packing backpacks, working in the community garden, providing lunch to students enrolled in the summer program.
Volunteer coordinator Rhonda Lewis
Volunteer coordinator’s email address lewisrh@cps-k12.org
Volunteer coordinator’s phone number (513) 363-6571