Back to Listing

Coalition for Community Schools

Institute for Educational Leadership

  • Program Education
  • Program Area Advancing Afterschool
  • Grant Amount $300,000
  • Grant Period June 1, 2021–May 31, 2023
  • Location Washington, DC, United States
  • Geographic Focus United States

About this grant

This grant will provide support to the Coalition for Community Schools, a project of the Institute for Educational Leadership, to strengthen the integration of community schools and afterschool to reach more children, youth, and families. Specifically, this grant will support the coalition to: 1) build strong connections and partnerships between community schools and the statewide afterschool networks; 2) align and build capacity to increase and sustain afterschool through community schools; and 3) identify and create synergies between community schools and afterschool standards, professional development and training.