Education

Education is the cornerstone of community success. The UWEPC's goal is to add valuable workforce members to society by supporting high quality early education, out-of-school programs, and initiatives. We hope particpating youth are inspired to graduate from high school, attend college or particpate in job training. All our community partnerships and Community Impact Funded programs work to meet a goal and fall under a strategy that guide our efforts. 

COMMUNITY-BASED PARTNERSHIPS

UWEPC is working to improve our children's future through proven community-based patnerships. 

  • 3rd Grade Reading Initiative
    • Goal: Youth graduate from high school
    • Strategy: Quality after school and youth development
  • Kids' Way
    • Goal: Youth will become volunteers
    • Strategy: Youth philanthropy
  • Parents as Teachers
    • Goal: Children enter school ready to learn
    • Strategy: Parent education programs

DIRECT PROGRAM SUPPORT

UWEPC provides direct financial support to the follwing local agencies known as Community Impact Funded Agencies. 

GOAL: Children enter school ready to learn. 

Strategy: Family home visitation and parent education programs. 

  • AVANCE - El Paso
    • Family Literacy Program
  • Paso Del Norte Children's Development Center
    • Early Childhood Intervention Program 

GOAL: Children enter school ready to learn.

STRATEGY: Quality early childhood development centers. 

  • Paso Del Norte Children's Development Center
    • El Papalote Inclusive Child Development
  • Project Vida
    • Early Childhood Development 

GOAL: Youth graduate from high school.

STRATEGY: Quality after school and youth development programs.

  • Boys & Girls Club of El Paso
    • Project Learn  
  • Kids Excel El Paso 
    • Arts Education Outreach 
  • Project Vida
    • After School Enrichment Program
  • The Salvation Army of El Paso 
    • After School Program
  • YWCA El Pso del Norte Region
    • After School Program

GOAL: Youth graduate from high school. 

STRATEGY: Parental engagement and youth leadership programs. 

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of El Paso 
    • Project Aventura
  • Boys Scouts of America - Yucca Council 
    • Exploring 
  • Girl Scouts of the Desert Southwest
    • Leadership Development Experience

GOAL: Youth will become volunteers. 

STRATEGY: Service Learning 

  • Boy Scouts of America - Yucca Council 
    • Scouting
  • YWCA El Paso del Norte Region 
    • Teen Leadership