- Program Education
- Program Area Advancing Afterschool
- Grant Amount $225,000
- Grant Period October 1, 2020–September 30, 2023
- Location Columbia, SC, United States
- Geographic Focus South Carolina
About this grant
This grant will support the South Carolina Afterschool Alliance, which coordinates the South Carolina Statewide Afterschool Network, to continue development of policy, partnerships and resources to benefit youth in afterschool programs. Specific initiatives will include: 1) enhancing data collection to showcase the impact, value and needs of afterschool programs; 2) engaging youth to develop more and better summer and afterschool opportunities to address the learning and opportunity lost during COVID-19; 3) developing training on racial equity for afterschool professionals, school and community leaders and stakeholders; and 4) supporting the promotion and distribution of the Mizzen by Mott App.