My first month at FLOC: Learning on the Go in Summer Tutoring

I am super excited to write my first blog as the new Bilingual Program Coordinator at FLOC. Although I have only been here for a month, I have participated in several fun activities and have observed some amazing tutor-student pairs.

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We All Scream for TriviaScream

The 2013 FLOC TriviaScream was a big success!  Each year, the students in our summer tutoring programs are invited to Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP for ice cream and trivia.

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Jazmin’s Inspiring Speech

On Wednesday, June 12, FLOC celebrated its high school graduates and their families at the annual Fred Taylor Scholarship Dinner.  The following speech was written and delivered by Post-secondary Scholar Jazmin.

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2013 Recognition Event and Empower Awards Recap

Recently, FLOC had the opportunity to share an evening with some of our favorite people. Staff members joined with volunteers, community partners, and students and their families for our eighth annual Recognition Event and Empower Awards.

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Share Your FLOC Story for Do More 24

Starting at midnight tonight, for one day only FLOC will be partnering with the United Way of the National Capital Area and hundreds of other area nonprofits to inspire and encourage our community to give where we live for Do More 24.

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Beyond the Classroom: Ready to Reach Even More

On May 1, 2013, For Love of Children hosted our annual “Beyond the Classroom” Fundraising Luncheon.  Board members, staff, volunteers, donors, partners and students gathered at the Renaissance Hotel to enjoy a delicious meal and respond to the call to action to support FLOC programs.

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Volunteer Happy Hour

Here at FLOC we like to take every opportunity possible to show our volunteers how much we appreciate all of their hard work and dedication.

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In review: College Night 2012

In the middle of December and, for many college students, the middle of final exams, FLOC’s middle school and high school students (and their parents) flocked to the GeorgeWashingtonUniversity’s CloydHeckMarvinCenter for our sixth annual College Night. 

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A Look at the Sixth Annual FLOC Book Festival

It was an afternoon that was aptly named, a real celebration of children’s books.  On Saturday, November 17th, right after the weekly Saturday afternoon reading tutoring program, over 80 students, family members, volunteers, and staff gathered for the 6thannual FLOC Children’s Book Festival. 

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