We Are Freedom School!

The Family Tree has approximately 40 elementary scholars in our 2014  Freedom School summer camp. Freedom School scholars meet in the morning at 8:00am. They enjoy breakfast, Harambee, literacy curriculum, lunch and an enrichment activity or field trip, daily.  A wide variety of Charlotte community leaders have served as Freedom School volunteers so far: Bob[…]

CommUNITY news mid-April 2014

-“Treehouse”- 2910 Parkway Ave-  Charlotte, NC 28208 –  Greg and Helms Jarrell – 704.392.2346 – qcfamilytree.org- SUMMER CAMP FOR KIDS           Sign up your elementary aged child for the 6 week summer camp called “Freedom School” hosted in our neighborhood by The Family Tree.  The cost per child is only $35.  Each day of camp includes[…]

Still Marching: Freedom School

Click here to be a part of the Freedom School movement this summer The 40 in the room sit entranced. Most of them are children, and they unusually are silent. The young adults are rapt. Our Freedom School site has always channeled the energy and inspiration of the Civil Rights movement for our daily work of improving literacy[…]