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St. Louis based tutoring program touching lives across the country

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Program directors tell us the program is not just impactful for the children, but is making a difference in the lives of volunteers as well. (Credit: KMOV) Program directors tell us the program is not just impactful for the children, but is making a difference in the lives of volunteers as well. (Credit: KMOV)
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

Students in the Ferguson-Florissant School District are getting one-on-one help to achieve their dreams.

The Oasis Tutoring Program is a volunteer program bringing retired teachers and elementary school students together to make sure they're putting their best foot forward.

Program directors tell us the program is not just impactful for the children, but is making a difference in the lives of volunteers as well.

The program is based in St. Louis and is in school districts all across the country. More than 4,000 tutors participate.

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