- Program Education
- Program Area Advancing Afterschool
- Grant Amount $300,000
- Grant Period October 1, 2015–September 30, 2018
- Location Tallahassee, FL, United States
- Geographic Focus United States
About this grant
This grant will support the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy to work in conjunction with the statewide afterschool networks to increase early literacy interventions through afterschool programs. This project will include: 1) working with the statewide afterschool networks to share promising practices and curricula among the afterschool field; 2) hosting a Barbara Bush Foundation roundtable for early literacy in afterschool; and 3) developing and disseminating information on successful elements of early literacy in afterschool, including on the Teen Trendsetters literacy mentorship program.