Opening Word Program Inc

A nonprofit organization

$20,475 Raised by 133 Donors

The Opening Word is a literacy and career development program for immigrant women; the purpose of which is to unlock the language ability of adult participants, providing them with a key to future personal empowerment, increased civic and social responsibility and enhanced skills for membership in the workforce. The goals of The Opening Word program are to: 

  • To strengthen the English language skills for participants who speak other languages.
  • To support students as they develop the life skills necessary to become empowered, productive, self–sufficient citizens.
  • To empower families to thrive through civics, financial literacy and health education, breaking the cycles of illiteracy and poverty that inhibit so many. 
  • To provide access to healthcare through referrals and on-site health screenings.
  • To enable participants to improve self-image through non-competitive, individualized programs and regular evaluative interviews.
  • To provide job-readiness and post-secondary education experiences, including computer classes, mock interviews, and resume writing.
  • To prepare eligible students for citizenship.

The Opening Word Program is a 501c3 not for profit organization.

Organization Data

Summary

Organization name

Opening Word Program Inc

Tax id (EIN)

11-3258709

Categories

Education Faith Community

Address

1434 STRAIGHT PATH
WYANDANCH, NY 11798

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