Thank you! (2017 Staff Awards)

Serving children is the reason Coalition exists. Our Mission is to help children grow in wisdom and stature, and in the favor of God and man. This happens because of the caring, nurturing team of Site Directors and tutors on staff working directly with the kids, and the Support team working behind...

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John Williams Basketball

Our Coalition kids got a real treat to end their school year with a great, positive message from former Harlem Globetrotter John Williams.  The kids also had a chance to learn some new basketball skills, as well as hear a positive message about perseverence, overcoming obstables, enthusiasm, and...

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Read-A-Thon Rewards

Our kids just got rewarded for their outstanding reading efforts! The kids put up some pretty impressive numbers… over 28,000 minutes read over the course of two weeks and over $2,000 raised! Prizes were awarded for individual and group achievements for total minutes read.  The money raised...

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Staying the course

Tommy struggles believing that he is good enough: good enough to make good grades, to make his parents proud, to succeed in life. Every Monday we worked on his spelling words, color-coding vowels & consonants. He always said, staring at the ground, “I can’t do this, I need help”. And every...

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Taking a Moment

Kayleigh had been struggling for several days: not doing her homework, refusing to listen, and just seemed off from her normal, cheerful attitude. Miss Sierra, her Site Directors, took the opportunity to simply ask her, “What is going on?”   With tears in her eyes, she said,...

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Summer 2017 OPEN ENROLLMENT

 Saturday April 29th, 2017 8am-7pm 2423 Susannah Street Johnson City, TN 37601 $15 Registration Fee per family Call the Assistant Directors of Programming for more information. 423-434-20131 (ext 811 Asia Fleming) (ext 819 Jordan Spain)   Please bring the following information with you when you...

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Our Field Trip to Food City

Field trips are ALWAYS fun!!   A few weeks ago, our C4K kids from South Side Elementary went on a field trip to Food City.  The students treated to  a tour of the store, the stockroom, and even got to watch some food being prepared. They were even able to see some of the behind the scenes stuff...

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Teamwork

The kids have many activities to help them work together as a team to accomplish their goals. Teamwork is something that we want our children to be aware of; we don’t live on islands by ourselves, and we must be able to interact and work together. If the kids can grasp this at a young age it will...

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JCPD at C4K

  Connecting with our local law enforcement is an initiative that both Coalition For Kids and the Johnson City Police Department have in common. On Wednesday, Sgt. Terry Hardin led a class answering questions about police work, how to be a good citizen and showing the kids different parts of his...

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We All Have A Dream!

Our kids continue to learn the important achievements of some of history’s great leaders during Black History Month. To recognize Black History Month, we read “The Sneetches” by Dr. Suess. The book tells a story of how Star-Belly Sneetches treated Plain-Belly Sneetches...

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What an appetite!!

It’s National Pride in Food Service Week! Good nutrition is a vital part of good grades. Eating healthy foods has SO many benefits for our young people (and older ones, too!) A proper diet: aids in our focus and concentration helps us stay well = better attendance at school better attendance...

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