Honors and affiliations

Learn to Earn Dayton is a proud partner of the StriveTogether network.

We work closely with the Lumina Foundation and share its 60% by 2025 national educational attainment goal.

Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley and Learn to Earn Dayton are partnering with the National League of Cities Early Learning Nation initiative.

In 2018, we received the:

Community Partner Award, Catholic Social Services of the Miami Valley
John H. Patterson Corporate Partner Award, Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce
Collaborative Impact Award, United Way of Greater Dayton

Dayton/Montgomery County received StriveTogether's highest designation for driving student success through data-driven best practices.

Dayton/Montgomery County is one of 10 communities across the country awarded funding to expand student-centered learning initiatives.

We are part of the national Campaign for Grade-Level Reading, and our community has been twice recognized as a Pacesetter (2016 and 2017).

Dayton is a 3-time All-America City Award recipient. In 2017, it was recognized for its support for Learn to Earn Dayton and the community's work to promote school attendance and summer learning, as well as for exemplary efforts around civic engagement and inclusiveness.