Education

MISSION

Provide leadership and accountability for Miami County to promote education, health, and financial independence

VISION

To better the lives of all Miami County citizens

TARGET GOAL

• Children enter Kindergarten ready to learn
• School-aged children succeed in school

STRATEGY

• Provide children with high quality early education settings
• Provide tools to enhance early childhood education
• Help parents gain skills to educate and motivate children
• Increase access to books
• Support after-school programs

EDUCATION INITIATIVES

COMMUNITY OF CHARACTER

Target Goal: Youth transition into adulthood successfully

• COC Scholarship – seniors continuing post-secondary education
• Monthly Character Trait Calendar – businesses, schools, etc…
• Pillar Award – exemplary personal character trait, and a sense of honorable service
 
MIAMI COUNTY IMAGINATION LIBRARY

Target Goal: Children enter kindergarten ready to learn

• Child Receive – Monthly books at no cost
• Birth – 5 years old
• Resides in Miami County
• Born at Dukes Hospital
 
UNITED WAY FUNDED AGENCIES/PROGRAMS
 
• Boy Scouts, Sagamore Council
• Family Service Associaton, DVS
• Miami County Child Abuse Prevention Council