Coalition for Community Schools Advocacy Project

Resource type: Grants

Granted to Institute for Educational Leadership, Inc.

Goal

To support the sustainability and replication of Elev8 by providing strategic communications and activities that raise its visibility; strengthening Elev8 school districts’ commitment by including superintendents in a national Coalition of Community Schools’ Superintendents Leadership Network; providing advocacy for federal, state, local and district policies; and funding to support and expand community schools.

Grant Amount

$800,000

Year Awarded

2012

Term

37 Months

Related Resources

Issues:

Community Schools

Global Impact:

United States

Historical Programme Affiliations:

Children & Youth

Foundation Center Themes:

Out-of-School Time (OST), Family Services, School-Based Health Clinics (SBHC)

Foundation Center Approaches:

Technical Assistance, Advocacy, Convening