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Arkansas Statewide Afterschool Network

Arkansas State University

  • Program Education
  • Program Area Advancing Afterschool
  • Grant Amount $225,000
  • Grant Period October 1, 2020–September 30, 2023
  • Location Little Rock, AR, United States
  • Geographic Focus Arkansas

About this grant

This grant will support Arkansas State University which coordinates the Arkansas Statewide Afterschool Network to continue development of policy, partnerships and resources to benefit youth in afterschool programs. Specific initiatives will include: 1) increasing the reach and scope of out-of-school time program system building efforts at a state and grassroots level; 2) supporting stakeholders to map resources and plan program expansion through allocating state revenue through existing funding streams; 3) developing and implementing quality building strategies to increase the effectiveness of out-of-school time programs; and 4) supporting the promotion and distribution of the Mizzen by Mott App.