- Program Education
- Program Area Advancing Afterschool
- Grant Amount $100,000
- Grant Period January 1, 2008–December 31, 2008
- Location Washington, DC, United States
- Geographic Focus United States
About this grant
This grant increase supports the general purposes of the Afterschool Alliance in its efforts to be the national voice for the afterschool field, and the main organizing body for the afterschool movement. This grant increase to the Afterschool Alliance will support a partnership with Fight Crime: Invest in Kids to educate federal policymakers and the public about the benefits and importance of increasing investments in high quality afterschool programs, especially for low-income, disadvantaged youth.