Tutoring and Mentoring

The TAM Program is a free after-school tutoring and mentoring program designed to serve "at-risk" and "high-risk" students in second through sixth grades by providing primary and secondary prevention services year round, through TAM's  structured educational, recreational and cultural services which encourages and strengthens developmental assets in the TAM students. This program occurs at five local elementary schools located in Santa Rosa during their after-school  programs.

Accepted to the Portfolio: August 2011

Target Outcomes

Short Term Outcomes

  • Improved grade
  • Increased self-confidence

Long Term Outcomes

  • Increased high school graduation
  • Improved mental health

Target Population


  • Kindergarten  - 12th Grade

Service Area

  • Central (District 3)
  • Northeast (District 4)
  • Northwest (District 5)

    Program Implementers

    The following organizations implement this program locally:

    The Salvation Army

     The Salvation Army

    Program Funders

    Many thanks to the following funders for making this program possible.

    Local Funders

    • First Community Bank
    • McCormick Family Foundation
    • Santa Rosa Recreation and Parks