- Program Education
- Program Area Advancing Afterschool
- Grant Amount $225,000
- Grant Period October 1, 2018–September 30, 2021
- Location Branford, CT, United States
- Geographic Focus Connecticut
About this grant
This grant will support the Connecticut After School Network to continue development of policy, partnerships, and funding to benefit youth in afterschool programs. Specific initiatives will include: 1) increasing communications activities to build public awareness about the importance of afterschool; 2) developing a comprehensive plan to increase resources for afterschool programs; 3) expanding training content and resource materials on social-emotional learning, mental health, and parent engagement; and 4) participating in the development and distribution of new afterschool program content in collaboration with the Foundation’s thematic partners.