1199SEIU CHILDCARE FUND
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION:
The 1199SEIU Funds are among the strongest and largest labor-management funds in the nation, providing a range of comprehensive benefits to 400,000 working and retired healthcare industry workers — members of 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East — and their families. Through the Benefit and Pension, Training and Employment and Child Care Funds, 1199SEIU members enjoy complete health benefits, a defined monthly pension at retirement and training, educational, job security, and child care benefits all at little or no cost.
ABOUT A-LIST’S PROGRAM WITH 1199SEIU:
Starting in spring 2013, A-List partnered with 1199SEIU Child Care Fund to provide SAT prep to the students of union members. The program consisted of an intensive 30-hr prep course in the spring and then reconvened for an additional 18-hrs in the fall. Students also participated in college readiness workshops, including Examining College Options and the College Essay.
“Mr. Dory, in my honest opinion, is a very enthusiastic, well-dressed, and brilliant teacher, and I understand the way he teaches in class.” -1199SEIU Student
DID YOU KNOW…
- In the Spring of 2013, 1199SEIU students had an average SAT Score Improvement of +157 SAT points
- The average score increase between the Spring and Fall exams was +67 SAT points