1199SEIU Family of Funds

Direct Instruction Successes

1199SEIU Family of Funds

  • About

    The 1199SEIU Funds are among the strongest and largest labor-management funds in the nation, providing a range of comprehensive benefits to 400,000 working and retired healthcare industry workers — members of 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East — and their families. Through the Benefit and Pension, Training and Employment and Child Care Funds, 1199SEIU members enjoy complete health benefits, a defined monthly pension at retirement and training, educational, job security, and child care benefits all at little or no cost.

  • Program Summary

    A-List partnered with 1199SEIU Child Care Fund to provide SAT prep to the students of union members. The program consisted of:
    • 30 hour SAT prep course (spring)
    • 18 hour refresher course (fall)
    • 3 SAT practice tests
    • Supplemental college readiness workshops

  • SAT Score Improvement

    SAT Score Improvements (2400 point scale)

    Average Score Improvement:

    +160 points

    Percent of Students with Improving Scores:


    The maximum score Improvement was 450 points, for which that student’s real score was 2050!