- Program Education
- Program Area Advancing Afterschool
- Grant Amount $225,000
- Grant Period October 1, 2020–September 30, 2023
- Location Tallahassee, FL, United States
- Geographic Focus Florida
About this grant
This grant will support the Children’s Forum, which coordinates the Florida Statewide Afterschool Network, to continue development of policy, partnerships and resources to benefit youth in afterschool programs. Specific initiatives will include: 1) building champions by hosting convenings throughout the state; 2) developing resources and hosting trainings on STEM, food security and third grade literacy for the afterschool field; 3) convening leaders to explore opportunities related to entrepreneurship and college and career readiness through afterschool programs; and 4) supporting the promotion and distribution of the Mizzen by Mott App.