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Seniors Teaching And Reaching out to Students

P.O. Box 785
Coeymans, NY 12045
Phone: 518-756-7389
Starsintergen@gmail.com



OUR MISSION ~ Programs ~ Volunteer ~ BOARD MEMBERS ~ DONATE NOW TO SUPPORT OUR MISSION! ~ SPONSORS ~ ANNUAL REPORT



STARSintergen is a not-for-profit organization that provides intergenerational programming for residents in the towns of Coeymans and Bethlehem to enhance the educational experience for RCS students in grades Pre-K through 12. This unique partnership draws upon the knowledge and experience of adults in the community to enrich the lives of RCS students, promoting academic success while fostering intergenerational relationships that help students and retirees better understand and appreciate each other.



OUR MISSION

STARSintergen strives to enrich the lives of students and older adults through quality programs including tutoring and mentoring that benefit all participants and the community as a whole.

 

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Programs

STARS

Retirees volunteer in district classrooms as well as in after school programs working with students to improve academic skills and develop self-confidence.

 

STARS Helpers

Middle and High School students spend time at the Van Allen Senior Apartments in Glenmont twice a month to spend time with retired residents

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Volunteer

Volunteers are always needed to work with students. The commitment is minimal and the rewards are endless. If you would like to volunteer with students in our community in need of a solid role model, please contact us at starsintergen@gmail.com.

 

 

CLICK HERE FOR VOLUNTEER FORM

 

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BOARD MEMBERS

Bill Schwartz, President
Retired Superintendent, Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk School District
 

Veronica Mitchell, Vice President
Retired Kindergarten Teacher, A.W. Becker Elementary School
 

John Parker, Treasurer
Retired (now substitute) teacher at RCS; published author
 

Susan Kurp, Communications
Editor at CL King & Associates; former communications specialist, RCS School District
 

Brian Bailey
Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction, RCS School District
 

Brendan Baynes
Founder, Baynes Law Firm PLLC, Ravena, NY

 

Linda S. Bruno
Executive Director, STARS Intergen Corporation
 

Marcia Clash
Retired Supervisor, Office of School Improvement, NYS Education Department
 

Sally Downes
Retired Social Worker, RCS School District
 

Chuck Engelhardt
Pastor
 

Michelle Hueth
Controller, Carver Companies, Coeymans, NY
 

Rick Rieth
Stolz Insurance Agency, Ravena, NY

 

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DONATE NOW TO SUPPORT OUR MISSION!

STARSintergen works to build relationships within the community that benefit both students and seniors through our programs. Fulfilling this mission is no easy task. It requires an extensive commitment of time, energy and financial resources that far surpass the funding we receive from the school district. We depend on a mix of fundraising activities to support our program and ongoing success. Contact us at starsintergen@gmail.com to support our programs.

 

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THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS FOR THEIR ONGOING SUPPORT

Funding Sources, 2013-14


Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk School District


Field Foundation

 

Greater Ravena Area Lions Club


Kaltenborn Grant


Selkirk Cogen Partners


Selkirk Community Fund (Sabic)


State Employee Federated Appeal


William Schwartz


Stewart Foundation

 

As a private 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, we are dependent on grants, contributions and donations to help us meet our goals.

 

 

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