New Census data show Greater Cincinnati region has nearly 100,000 kids in poverty

Nearly half of all children in the city of Cincinnati -- 44.6 percent -- live below the federal poverty level. That amounts to 28,811 kids.

In Hamilton County, more than one out of four children, or 26.1 percent, live in poverty. That represents 48,029 children.

And for the Tri-State as a whole, 19.4 percent, or nearly one in five children, live in households that are below the federal poverty level. That figure represents 98,824 kids.

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2017 Cincinnati Give Challenge

NEST Community Learning Center is participating in Cincinnati Gives 2017 Challenge. We will be competing against other local charities to rise money for our organizations. The top three charities will win cash prizes of up to $15,000. Even if we do not win, the Friends get to keep the money we raise.

Please visit https://www.crowdrise.com/o/en/campaign/nestcommunitylearningcenter-cincinnatigives2017 to see how you can be involved.

The Cincinnati Gives Challenge is a fundraising competition hosted by Cincinnati Magazine where charities compete to raise the most money with the top teams winning cash prizes from Cincinnati Magazine.

Best Friends Rocking It In School This Year!

Growing up in MacArthur Park Apartments, they do everything together including "turning it" around at school this year. 

The girls hardly miss a day with our volunteers and Homework Help program.  By identifying their individual needs, our volunteers are able better assist the girls.  The consistency of the same volunteer along with the structure from NEST, is helping to provide an environment for the girls to succeed.

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Shop Local. Give Local.

Shop Local. Give Local.

Join us Thursday, October 19th from 4:30pm until 7:30pm at Rose & Remington and Burlap & Birch on Governor's Way, for wine tasting and shopping. 15% of purchases will be donated to NEST Community Learning Center.Join us Thursday, October 19th from 4:30pm until 7:30pm at Rose & Remington and Burlap & Birch on Governor's Way, for wine tasting and shopping. 15% of purchases will be donated to NEST Community Learning Center.

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Kids Ninja Charity Challenge: Waiver Form

Anyone who has NOT PICKED UP their packet should come at least ONE HOUR prior to your RACE time AND must have their WAIVER (one per participant). Please click here to fill it out and email it to: nestlearningctr@gmail.com or bring it with you.

If you HAVE YOUR PACKET but your waiver NOT TURNED IN, you will need to click here to fill it out and email it to: nestlearningctr@gmail.com or bring it with you to check-in. We MUST HAVE A WAIVER form turned in to participate.  Waivers must be signed by a parent or guardian.  ONE participant on each waiver.

OPEN COURSE:  You must have a waiver to participate in the open course

Kids Ninja Charity Challenge Race Times

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Anyone who has NOT PICKED UP their packet should come at least ONE HOUR prior to your RACE time AND must have their WAIVER (one per participant). Please click here to fill it out and email it to: nestlearningctr@gmail.com or bring it with you.

If you HAVE YOUR PACKET but your waiver NOT TURNED IN, you will need to click here to fill it out and email it to: nestlearningctr@gmail.com or bring it with you to check-in. We MUST HAVE A WAIVER form turned in to participate.  Waivers must be signed by a parent or guardian.  ONE participant on each waiver.