Be a volunteer
ACCLAIM is an accronym for Amazing Confident Children Learning Acheivement Initiative and Motivation. The name says it all.
Founded in 2000, ACCLAIM has provided tutorials, mentoring and academic enrichment services for thousands of students in the Houston/Harris County service area.
Services include group meetings twice monthly, tutorials, youth chorus, guest speakers, field trips, community service referrals, counseling, peer and community mentors.
Programs offered Annual Back to School Bash and Back Pack program, Thanksgiving Feast, Project Santa, Sweet heart Banquet, Spring Break Challenge, Black Tie Awards banquet, Summer Science, Math and Reading Challenge.
ACCLAIM's programs and services are designed to encourage and challenge students to do their best. We also celebrate cultural diversity encourage learning about other cultures.
Activities and outings include visiting cultural enrichment venues such as museums, the ballet, symphony and theatre. We welcome guest speakers from many different professions and disciplines. Students are encouraged to think outside the box.
The mission of ACCLAIM Youth Foundation is to provide an outlet or medium where kids can learn and be creative and become future leaders in the community.
Our staff and volunteers work with the students because this is their passion and love what they do. All volunteers are subject to a criminal history background check.