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Enriching Afterschool Programs Through Community Education

National Community Education Association

  • Program Education
  • Program Area Advancing Afterschool
  • Grant Amount $200,000
  • Grant Period September 1, 2008–August 31, 2010
  • Location Fairfax, VA, United States
  • Geographic Focus United States

About this grant

This grant will continue to support the National Community Education Association in its efforts to develop opportunities for educators and community members to work together for mutual benefit. The organization will also rededicate itself to the mission of supporting the needs of community educators at the national level by tying together leadership training, networking, representation, and advocacy. The grantee will also implement a communications campaign to target public education professionals and convey the benefits of incorporating best practices from community education into their daily work.