Experience Corps Mentors At-Risk Young Students

Jones, David R.
August 2013
New York Amsterdam News;8/1/2013, Vol. 104 Issue 31, p5
The article offers information on the Experience Corps Literacy Program, the educational program of the organization Community Service Society designed to improve the literacy of young children in the U.S.


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