Citizenship Counts was founded by Gerda Weissmann Klein - humanitarian, author, human rights activist, Holocaust survivor, and proud ...Read more »
Citizenship Counts is able to advance our efforts thanks to the support of generous individuals and corporations. We welcome all levels of donation, whether it is ...Read more »
Dear Educators, Students, Parents, and Community Members: We are pleased to share with you both the Citizenship Counts program and the vision of our founder, Gerda Weissmann ...Read more »
To learn more about how we are educating today’s students on citizenship and inspiring their pride ...Read more »
EDUCATE middle and high school students about the legal immigration process and the role immigrants have played and continue to play in the United States of America through our civics curriculum that builds understanding about the value and responsibilities of citizenship.
Create a greater awareness so that the students APPRECIATE the benefits of living in a diverse, inclusive and democratic country such as the United States and the contributions that immigrants make to our country each and every day.
Encourage today's youth to CELEBRATE their citizenship and those of the Americans by Choice who have worked so hard to come here, and for all to take pride in being U.S. citizens.