The R.E.A.L. mission is to ensure that the youth of Richmond, Virginia (and surrounding counties) have access to an academically rich afterschool program. We endeavor to build the skills necessary for students to be successful in the future by providing a program that stresses literacy as the foundation .
*Critical Thinking Skills
Building a "Love of Literacy" will impact our communities in a positive way. R.E.A.L believes that by creating opportunities for growth, we can cultivate within our youth their potential for greatness.
Your support and contributions will enable R.E.A.L. to meet the academic and social needs of the children in our community. Your generosity will provide opportunities for Reading Enrichment Academy of Learners to successfully complete its mission.
R.E.A.L. provides a safe, structured and academically enriched environment for students in grades 1-12. Our caring staff members work with students individually and in groups to create opportunities for social , emotional and educational growth. With a focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, R.E.A.L. strives to nurture the potential within each individual helping to build and support strong responsible community leaders.
R.E.A.L. needs your support to build a strong community of young people who are cared for and loved. We can do more together than alone, so let's share our abilities and passions with the next generation of leaders to affect real change. There are many ways to join us and support our mission. Contact us to find out more about volunteer opportunities, fundraising events, and ways that you can get our message to your friends and family.