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Word Rebel Incorporated

Org #29834
Vetted since 2015 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
2014
year founded
$11,082
raised on GlobalGiving
2
years fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

MISSION: Word Rebel's mission is to fight the 600-word deficit that divides low and high-income preschoolers to close the achievement gap before it starts. WHY IT MATTERS: By preschool, a high-income child knows 1,100 words while the typical low-income child knows only 500. This 600-word deficit becomes a 15,000 word deficit by high school, leaving low-income children five times more likely to dropout, with only 50% graduating on time. We give parents and caregivers the tools they need to teach their children 1,100 words from birth to preschool to close the achievement gap before it starts. WHAT WE DO: Word Rebel is partnered with 60 subsidized day cares serving 5,000 c... read more

Projects (1)

Literacy Program for NYC Children
United States / Education
 
Project Leaders
Caitlin Motherway
Caitlin Motherway
Lauren Martin
Lauren Martin
Team
Lauren P Martin
Organization Information
http://www.wordrebel.org/
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321 E 54th St
Apt 4A
New York, NY 10022
United States
9083288325

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 4070945379
Organization Information
http://www.wordrebel.org/
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
321 E 54th St
Apt 4A
New York, NY 10022
United States
9083288325

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 4070945379

Project Reports

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Jul 13, 2018
Time to Choose Books
Thanks to donors like you, we have officially started 2018 - 2019 programming with our partnering daycares in NYC. The first step? Daycare providers are currently choosing the books they want for...
Apr 23, 2018
Thank you for making 2018 possible!
Because of donors like you, we will be launching our fourth year of programming this summer - building home libraries and empowering parents to teach vocabulary every day from birth - regardless of...
Jan 22, 2018
2017 in Review
Because of donors like you, we have raised a total of $7,000 in 2017 to launch another year of early childhood literacy programming. 2018 will be our fourth year building home libraries and...
 
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