Because of the impact of KNOW(2)...
- Overweight and obesity rates for first graders and third graders have declined significantly between 2012 and 2016. For first graders, the combined rates dropped just over 20% and for third graders 21%.
- Because our Family and Youth and Adult Education Teams identified lack of reliable transportation as a severe obstacle keeping adults from attending GED classes or enrolling in college, Mission of Grace Church and The Salvation Army now provide a van service to the Ola Copeland Center and Spartanburg Community College. In 2016, we saw our first riders who had completed their GED go on to obtain their associate degrees from SCC.
- 619 Children reached through the KNOW(2) Summer Reading Program
- A week long Sheriff's camp is hosted at the Boys and Girls Club and has served hundreds of children