My Nonprofit Reviews
Review for The Maura Clarke-Ita Ford (MCIF) Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
One of the biggest highlights of each year is to see 120 students walk across the stage at ESL graduation. As each student passes across the stage, it represents a step in their individual journeys to be more economically successful and independent, providing a better life for themselves and their families.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
As our students continue on to find succes, I see it manifested in many ways. A married father of two receives his GED, helping him find better employment. A mother is able to communicate with her child's teacher. A single woman becomes a U.S. citizen.
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
We have a waiting list of over 50 students who want to attend but we just don't have the funding to hire the additional teachers. I would add more teachers and more classes to give others the opportunity to participate.