Neighborhood Children’s Program

The Neighborhood Children’s Program provides an atmosphere of love and second chances for all the children who pass through our doors. We offer both an after-school program and a summer camp for kindergarten children through 5th grade students free of charge. Throughout the year, over 150 children are given educational help, self-esteem building, positive role models and good, wholesome fun. Transportation to and from the program and is provided as well as educational field trips and a nurturing, loving environment.

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The Requirements

  • We offer both an after-school program and a summer camp for elementary, junior high and high school students free of charge.

    We offer both an after-school program and a summer camp for elementary, junior high and high school students free of charge.

    Children must live in the general area surrounding our 1100 West Capitol St location and attend one of the local schools.

  • Priority is given to children currently living in our shelters and those who have attended our program previously.
  • Enrollment for the after school program begins in July.

The Facts

  • Sixty children (ages 4 to 12) are involved in the Neighborhood Children’s Program.
  • The program focuses on providing a safe place for these children to go after school. It also provides homework help, encouragement, structure and recreation in a loving environment.
  • Stewpot staff pick up the children from school, take them to Stewpot for the after-school program and then drive them to their homes.
  • In 2013, more than 150 children participated in the summer camp and school year ministries offered by Stewpot’s Neighborhood Children’s Program.

Current needs: Tri-fold project boards, Socks, Index Cards, Scissors, Copy Paper, Markers, Dry Eraser, Dry Erase Markers and General School Supplies

FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Contact: Shamberi Horton at 601-353-2759.

Stewpot children's programs

Throughout the year, over 150 children are given educational help, self-esteem building, positive role models and good, wholesome fun.

Stewpot childrens programs

The Neighborhood Children’s Program provides an atmosphere of love and second chances for all the children who pass through our doors.

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