OUCP Invests In…
OUCP has distributed more than 16,000 books in Newark and the Greater Newark Area
…collaborative academic and research programs
RU Ready for Work has a 100% college acceptance rate
America Reads supports literacy in more than 20 schools throughout Newark
Promise Neighborhood is a collective impact program model that brings together residents, public and private partners to develop, deliver and monitor a continuum of high-quality programs and supportive services for children in one of Newark’s most distressed communities.
Freedom School provides a curriculum and activities designed to help curb summer learning loss and close achievement gaps and to build strong, literate, and empowered children prepared to make a difference in themselves, their families, communities, nation and world today.
Start Healthy Stay Healthy is designed to help expectant mothers, families and caregivers of children up to 36 months of age understand and make healthy nutrition choices that prepare children for improved overall outcomes.
Summer Academy provides a broad array of professional services and student support staff to Rutgers Newark faculty and community-based organizations to offer an array of educational and enrichment summer programs experiences for the youth of Newark and the Greater Newark area.
The West Ward Community Coalition catalyzes collective impact by promoting information sharing and supporting partnerships to improve the quality of life in Newark’s West Ward.
21st Century Community Learning Centers provide targeted developmental instruction and career awareness programming for “Soaring Scholars” a comprehensive after school program that targets students in grades 7-9 at four Newark hybrid middle/high schools