The United Way of Danville-Pittsylvania County supports programs to get children reading on grade level by third grade.
Goals: United Way commits by 2024 1) to increase by 20% the number of students reading on grade level by third grade through increased services and accessibility of resources; 2) double the reading achievement rate for Black, Hispanic and mixed heritage students to close the racial gap.
Current United Way funded agencies in Read Dan River:
Danville Church-Based Tutorial
Pittsylvania County Schools—Book Buddies Early Literacy Program