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General Purposes


  • Program Education
  • Program Area Advancing Afterschool
  • Grant Amount $100,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2011–December 31, 2011
  • Location Los Angeles, CA, United States
  • Geographic Focus California

About this grant

This grant will support LA’s BEST in securing high quality afterschool education, enrichment, and recreation programming for 28,000 elementary students in 180 school sites. Specifically, grant funding will support the continued and sustained delivery of the LA’s BEST program over one year including day-to-day operations, program implementation, and training activities that effectively remove the barriers to children’s academic and social development and make them available to learn. The grantee’s mission is to provide a safe and supervised afterschool education, enrichment, and recreation program for elementary school children ages 5 to 12 in the city of Los Angeles.