The city of Duluth is joining forces with True North AmeriCorps to continue to help improves the lives of youth all across the city. Tens of thousands of volunteers hours will be made possible by the financial assistance that the city of Duluth is going to provide to the program.
Blair Gagne, Executive Director of True North Americorps states, “The commitment of the city is going to leverage over 1 million dollars worth of time. We’re looking at about 140,000 hours of AmeriCorps time that are going to benefit out schools. It’s going to really help with the achievement gap. It’s going to help with on time graduation.”
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