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2004 Governors' Afterschool Summit

Collaborative Communications Group

  • Program Education
  • Program Area Advancing Afterschool
  • Grant Amount $150,000
  • Grant Period June 1, 2004–August 31, 2006
  • Location Falls Church, VA, United States
  • Geographic Focus United States

About this grant

The Collaborative Communications Group (CCG) will host the 2004 Governors’ Afterschool Summit to bring together governors, education advisers, state policymakers, researchers, evaluators, practitioners, law enforcement officials and others to discuss afterschool policies. The goal of the summit is to develop better state policies for high-quality afterschool programs.Funding will enable CCG to provide pre-conference services such as developing an agenda, selecting a site, designing sessions and identifying speakers; on-site services such as management, facilitation and documentation; and post-conference services such as debriefing conference calls, developing and disseminating documentation, and other follow-up activities as needed.CCG is a team of professionals who use innovative communications strategies, products and technologies to bring people together to improve their organizations, schools and communities.