Goal

To disseminate practice, policy, advocacy and capacity building learnings from the Beacons Young Adolescent Initiative, which seeks to improve outcomes for young people ages 9 – 14 by increasing their participation in high quality activities during the after-school, evening, and weekend hours.

Grant Amount

$150,000

Year Awarded

2010

Term

17 Months

Related Resources

Global Impact:

United States

Historical Programme Affiliations:

Children & Youth

Foundation Center Themes:

Youth Development Services, Out-of-School Time (OST)

Foundation Center Approaches:

Advocacy, Research, Professional Development