Mission & Vision

The Mission: To provide one-on-one tutoring and educational advocacy for school-aged children impacted by homelessness.

The Vision: To equip children impacted by homelessness with the educational tools necessary to achieve success in life and break the cycle of homelessness.

During the first 13 years, School on Wheels:

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  • Provided tutoring at shelter and school locations throughout Marion County
  • Trained over 2,400 community volunteers as tutors
  • Provided tutoring to 4,244 school-aged homeless children
  • Provided 51,302 hours of tutoring
  • Distributed 2,346 backpacks filled with school supplies to homeless children
  • Distributed 12,516 school uniform items to homeless children

*September 2001 through June 2014*

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