Texas Covid Relief Fund

Helping Texas communities recover in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic takes all of us coming together to support our fellow neighbors.

Amarillo ISD

About the Program

The Amarillo Independent School District will have 10 Half-Time and 45 Reduced Half-Time AmeriCorps members who will provide direct tutoring services in reading literacy and an academically-based after school program targeted to at-risk students in fifteen district elementary schools in Amarillo, Texas. At the end of the program year, the AmeriCorps members will be responsible for 70% of student participants to show progress toward grade-level improvement in literacy skills as measured by Istation. This program will focus on the AmeriCorps focus area of education. The AmeriCorps investment of $344,798 will be matched with $344,803 in public funding.

Focus Area:
Education
Service Area:
Amarillo
Federal Award:
$344,798
Public/Private Match:
$344,803
Number of Members
55
Program Contact:
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