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January 10, 2023
The "Little Village" first began in 2014 and focused on pre-Kindergarten children in Alamance County. The program was suspended during the pandemic and will pick back up at four ABSS schools.
July 21, 2022
Over 200 ABSS students spent two weeks on Elon's campus for the Summer in the Village program to sharpening their math skills through various music concepts and study the various functions of the heart.
June 29, 2022
Free comes to Elon from Kentucky State University where she has served as the 4-H State program leader, 4-H specialist and director of the Rosenwald 4-H Youth Development Center for the past five years.
Expanded Village Project bringing ‘a genuine sense of joy’ to Alamance County elementary school students
December 10, 2021
This fall Elon’s “It Takes a Village Project” was able to work with 11 of the 12 Title I elementary schools in the Alamance-Burlington School System thanks to a grant from the Oak Foundation.
‘It Takes a Village’ Project receives $1.25 million grant to expand tutoring outreach in Alamance County
June 9, 2021
Elon’s renowned program for struggling young readers has received new Oak Foundation funding to serve more children over the next five years.
April 30, 2021
The It Take A Village Project took on a virtual form this spring, as Elon students partnered with K-5 students from seven local elementary schools for 10 weeks of tutoring and connections.
August 3, 2020
This summer, the university’s innovative E Company program leveraged the time and talents of Elon students to meet the needs of local K-12 students as well as to assist with preparations for fall semester.
July 17, 2020
Elon took its annual Summer in the Village enrichment program online this year by building a broader team to support students.
June 9, 2020
Longtime Elon supporters Bob and Barbara Byrd are including Elon in their estate plans to support the Department of Music, Elon Academy and the “It Takes a Village” Project.
April 6, 2020
Amy and Rob Heinrich P’22 of Grayslake, Illinois, create life-changing opportunities for ‘tough and tenacious’ students in the Odyssey Program. Their gift is counted toward the Elon LEADS Campaign.