Research and Statistics


AVANCE Changes Lives

“Parents participating in our recent Community Cafes expressed the need for more 2-generation programs – and we believe that AVANCE is one of our community’s finest examples of proven models.” -Sue Carpenter of United Way for Greater Austin, Success By 6

2014-2015 Parent-Child Education Program End of Year Report

  • 93% of children are school-ready when entering Kindergarten
  • 90% of AVANCE Program graduates stay in school (67% compared to Texas)
  • 216% increase in mothers with higher education degrees
  • 143% increase in home ownership

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Full Research Studies

Our nationally recognized, evidence-based model has demonstrated effective in helping children achieve long term educational success, and their parents complete their education, breaking the family’s cycle of poverty. Select from the following to view our full research studies: