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5x Impact

Posted by Nancy Olds in Community Impact on August 11, 2014

We doubled our capacity, but the impact has been even greater. 


Uplift U graduates

  • 51 graduates of the Uplift program
  • 80% positive exits

Hope Hall residents

  • 86 families participated since May 2014
  • 60 still in the program
  • 77% positive exit

First Hug program

  • 440 number of families participated
  • 110 still in the program
  • 65% positive exits

By: Nancy Olds


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