Dane County Human Services--Partners for After School Success AmeriCorps
Partners for After School Success (PASS) is a collaborative, multi-site program run by the Dane County Department of Human Services in partnership with host site agencies that provide youth development programming throughout Dane County. PASS places 35 AmeriCorps members at host sites in predominantly low-income or resource scarce communities.
The goal of PASS is to enhance the academic achievement and school engagement of middle and high school youth by Members providing:
- Literacy tutoring and academic support
- Youth development programming that aligns and extends school day learning, promotes school engagement and enhances social and life skills
- Youth volunteer opportunities
PASS is also committed to providing Members with opportunities for professional development and individual growth.
The mission of PASS AmeriCorps is to Get Things Done, Strengthen Communities, Encourage Responsibility and Expand Opportunity.