Care to Learn - Summersville was established in 2022 as the 40th Care to Learn Chapter. It currently serves students in partnership with the Summersville R-II School District.
Julie is the Chapter Liaison for the Care to Learn - Summersville Chapter. She is also the Middle School and High School Counselor for the Summersville R-II School District.
As a Liaison for the Summersville Chapter, Julie works within the Summersville R-II School District to ensure student’s basic needs are being met and to raise funds to ensure Care to Learn – Summersville continues its mission.
Advisory Council Members
Our Advisory Council Members are key Care to Learn contributors actively supporting the lives of students in their community.
Liaison/Counselor: Rhonda Smith
Principal: Dessie Bird
Grades 3rd - 5th: Brenda Atchison, Kiera Smith
Grades K - 2nd: Missy Pulliam
PreK 3 - PreK 4: Tanya Smith
Nontraditional: Sarah Jones
Liaison/Counselor: Julie Dunn
Superintendent: Amber Hunt
High School: Amanda Michel
Junior High: Michelle Dorsett
Grade 6: Julie Craig
Nontraditional: Amanda Newby
Ashleigh Barnett - Restoring Hope
Elysia Dukes - Life360 CDP Director
Charlotte Siedsma - VFW
Julie Sowerby - Community Member
Lisa Yarber - VFW
Meeting the Need
Care to Learn - Summersville works with the Summersville R-II School District to fill these health, hunger, and hygiene needs for students:
Eye exam and glasses
Mental health services
Pest control services
Weekend food bags (PK – 6th)
Food pantry (7th – 12th)
Household cleaning supplies
Make a Gift
You can help make a difference today—every gift counts. See how you can support our mission and help kids in your area, and across the state, be successful in school.