‣‣‣ Completed the Goldman Sachs Fellowship to learn and implement strategies for creating job growth and economic opportunity within Center of Hope Family Services. 1 of 32 individuals selected out of a pool of 500 applicants.
‣‣‣ Received the 2018 Ohio Department of Education Statewide Summit for Enrichment Education, 21st Century Community Learning Center Award in Student Reading / Literacy Improvement. Also awarded the 2018 Excellence and Innovation Award for innovative programs.
‣‣‣ Recognized by the Ohio Department of Education as a 21st Century Community Learning Center (21st CCLC) — a comprehensive, academic-focused, extended learning opportunity in partnership with Toledo Public Schools.
‣‣‣ Rated as a High Quality Center and model for tutoring programs statewide.
‣‣‣ Evidenced-based parenting education and support programs developed by Dr. Perryman are utilized by Lucas County Job & Family Services, Juvenile Courts, and Child Support Enforcement. Center of Hope also partnered with Lucas County Juvenile Courts to implement an innovative approach to parent support and advocacy, one of only 4 such programs nationwide.