Enterprise Charter School

City Year/Enterprise Charter School Partnership

“A City Year team will work at Enterprise Charter to build strong, “near-peer” relationships with students in need of academic and social-emotional support. City Year members will provide targeted interventions to boost attendance, develop positive student behaviors, and improve academic achievement.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Buffalo, NY
AMOUNT: $90,000 over One Year
YEAR AWARDED: 2018
WEBSITE: www.enterprisecharter.org


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