- Program Education
- Program Area Advancing Afterschool
- Grant Amount $225,000
- Grant Period October 1, 2020–March 31, 2022
- Location Lansing, MI, United States
- Geographic Focus Michigan
About this grant
This grant will support the Michigan Association of United Ways which coordinates the Michigan Statewide Afterschool Network to continue the 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) expanding professional development and data-driven practices to promote a culture of continuous improvement to support a skilled Out-of-Time workforce; 3) building strategic partnerships with stakeholders to map resources and plan program expansion through new and existing funding streams; and 4) supporting the promotion and distribution of the Mizzen by Mott App.