- Program Education
- Program Area Advancing Afterschool
- Grant Amount $225,000
- Grant Period October 1, 2014–September 30, 2017
- Location Marshfield, WI, United States
- Geographic Focus Wisconsin
About this grant
This grant will support Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation which coordinates the Wisconsin Statewide Afterschool Network. The Wisconsin Statewide Afterschool Network will focus on building capacity for long-term success and advancing systems change for afterschool and expanded learning in Wisconsin. Over the next three years, the network will support the development of policy, partnerships, and funding to benefit youth in afterschool and expanded learning programs. The network’s specific initiatives will include: 1) expanding relationships with school-based and school-affiliated afterschool programs; 2) placing AmeriCorps members in programs to implement the afterschool case management system; and 3) developing new training and technical assistance opportunities for afterschool professionals.