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Teacher for Lifelong Learning Adult Education Classes

TEACHER’s JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY Valley Settlement Project is looking for a lead teacher for our Lifelong Learning adult education classes. The goal of lifelong Learning is to create a safe and fun learning community for our students including: becoming a role model for students, build strong relationships with students, increasing the academic ability if students, […]

Learning with Love, Lead Teacher, Infant/Toddler and Family Visits and Parenting Classes (Part Time with potential to grow to full time)

General Description: The Valley Settlement Project is a project of the Manaus Fund. The Valley Settlement Project is a dual generation program focused on school readiness, elementary school achievement, economic stability and community engagement for local families. Our focus is low-­‐income families who are not successfully settled or attached to the community in which they […]

Seeking F.T. El Busesito Assistant Teacher in Basalt

Early Childhood Assistant Teacher in Los Busesitos Full time 35 hours per week (Mondays 9/3:00 pm, Tuesdays through Fridays approx. 8:45/3:30 pm) General Description:  The Valley Settlement Project is a project of the Manaus Fund.  The Valley Settlement Project is a dual generation program focused on school readiness, elementary school achievement, economic stability and community engagement […]

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The Manaus Fund Receives Second, Three-Year Grant From the W.K. Kellogg Foundation

For Immediate Release: Contact: Morgan Jacober 5 December 2014 (970) 963-0851 morgan@valleysettlement.org The Valley Settlement Project continues to expand by engaging, educating and empowering low-income families in the Roaring Fork School District. [Carbondale, CO] – The Manaus Fund has been awarded a second, three-year, $1.2 million grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to further its […]

The Manaus Fund Receives Grant from The John Denver Aspenglow Fund

Contact: Morgan Jacober (970) 963-0851 morgan@valleysettlement.org [Carbondale, CO] – The Manaus Fund announces the receipt of an $115,000 grant from The John Denver Aspenglow Fund at the Aspen Community Foundation, to support the Valley Settlement Project’s programs, including Learning with Love, a program for parents and their children from zero to three years old. The […]

The Manaus Fund receives $25,000 from Marx Family Advised Fund

[Carbondale, CO] – The Manaus Fund is pleased to announce receipt of a grant for $25,000 from the Marx Family Advised Fund at the Aspen Community Foundation, to support its Valley Settlement Project. The Valley Settlement Project is a multigenerational program focused on school readiness, elementary school achievement, economic stability and community engagement for low-income […]