Outcomes

IMPACTING OUR COMMUNITIES

WITS is committed to comprehensive program evaluation to ensure that we are making a positive impact in the lives of the students we serve. Our data informs program enhancements and opportunities for growth and expansion.

 

Annual program evaluation demonstrates that WITS programs put students on a path towards becoming lifelong learners. Results consistently demonstrate positive gains for WITS students – proving that one-on-one reading with trained literacy mentors and teacher-led professional development help to increase student reading skills and attitudes.

WITS is committed to sharing our program evaluation and financial position yearly. The below reports provide the full outlook of how WITS performs as a completely privately funded organization and the strides we are making in program outcome and design.

WITS 25TH ANNIVERSARY REPORT 

In 2016, WITS celebrated its 25th Anniversary. This report celebrates the legacy of WITS and provides a guide to its' future. The transformative power of WITS programs is brought to life through photos and quotes from our students, volunteers, principals, and teachers, the true voices of the impact of WITS programs in schools throughout the city.

 

DOWNLOAD THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY REPORT 

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FINANCIAL REPORTS

At WITS, we strongly believe in making our financial records easily accessible to those who support and care about the organization. In this section, you will find our past audit reports, Form 990, and our Tax-Exempt Letter/Verification of 501(c)3 status. 

 

DOWNLOAD OUR AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS

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DOWNLOAD OUR 2015 IL 990

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EVALUATION REPORTS

We aim to desseminate all evaluation information compiled. This provides our school partners with the data needed to identify how WITS can best serve their students, as well as providing our investors insight on the impact of their support.

DOWNLOAD OUR 2016 EVALUATION REPORT  Here2-150x46

DOWNLOAD OUR 2015 EVALUATION REPORT  Here2-150x46