Mission & Accomplishments
The Achievement Centers for Children & Families is a community based organization dedicated to serving low-income children and families. Our mission is to ensure school readiness, provide skill building opportunities, promote academic achievement and support healthy lifestyles.
Our affordable, nationally accredited programs allow families to work, increasing their overall stability.
99% of the students in our afterschool programs were promoted to the next grade
85% of toddlers demonstrate progress toward school readiness skills
80% of preschoolers have met or exceeded the benchmarks for public school entry (compared to national averages of 48% of low-income children and 75% of high-income children)
96% of parents have gained knowledge or skills on finances, parenting and healthy living because of our Family Strengthening programming
90% of parents have a greater connection to ACCF because of our Family Strengthening programming
178,000 free meals served each year
88¢ of every dollar goes into direct services
Nationally accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), a distinction held since 1995