2016 Grant Recipients

TMM Family Services – 1st Year Funding-$20,000

Agency Background:  TMM Family Services, Inc. began in 1974 as a social services outreach of various local churches, United Way and other entities.  Instrumental in the development and growth of organizations such as the Community Food Bank, Miracle Square apartment and Travelers Aid, TMM Family Services today is a nonprofit faith based entity serving all those in need without discrimination.

Focus of the 2016 GrantThe Children’s Learning Center provides after school support and tutoring to foster children residing on site at TMM’s Children’s Village.  K-5th grade students come to the center directly after school and receive one on one tutoring and homework help.  Students in the 6th-8th grade have access to computers for homework projects and other learning opportunities, and as needed, specialized tutoring instruction.  The Children’s Learning Center serves an average of 125 unduplicated students each year (due to turnover of children residing at the Children’s village.                                                                             

Contact:  Jay Huffstutler, Staff Accountant  jhuffstutler@tmmfs.org