Alice Forest and Oak City Academy students support military families during holiday season

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December 11, 2013, Raleigh, NC–Lieutenant Governor Dan Forest’s wife, Alice, visited the students of Oak City Academy to explain Operation Home Front. Together, they made cards of encouragement for children whose parents will be deployed during the holiday season. Alice is teaming up with First Lady Ann McCrory to support military families this Christmas. Operation Home Front is a registered 501c3 that supports the families of those soldiers who are deployed.

Oak City Academy is an upcoming urban, Classical, Montessori school in downtown Raleigh. The school aims to provide a flourishing education to both low and high income children through offering a 90% tuition scholarship program to qualifying families. The school also aims to end cycles of poverty for the school’s low-income families through means of Continue reading Alice Forest and Oak City Academy students support military families during holiday season