Room to Grow National, Inc. Overview
Target demographics: children born into poverty from age 0-3 in New York City and Boston
Direct beneficiaries per year: nearly 700 children and their families
Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: At Room to Grow we are always looking for dedicated volunteers. Volunteer support is critical to our success and we strive to provide volunteers with a meaningful and fulfilling experience. We have a variety of volunteer opportunities including helping prepare in-kind donations for families, organizing collection drives, assisting with fundraising and events and numerous other special projects.
Geographic areas served: New York, Boston
• 100% of parents reported that Room to Grow helped them to learn about their child’s physical, social and emotional needs
• 97% of parents reported that Room to Grow helped them to learn about major developmental milestones in their child’s life
• 97 % reported that Room to Grow helped their child to feel physically and emotionally safe with them