Looking for information on state funding opportunities for afterschool and expanded learning? Check out our Public Funding News page.
The Wallace Foundation is a national philanthropy that seeks to improve education and enrichment for disadvantaged children. Their Knowledge Center has a compilation of valuable resources and financial tools for “fiscally fit” management. The organization identifies four key areas of strong financial management in order to deliver high-quality services: Planning, Monitoring, Operations, and Governance.
The Wallace Foundation has also developed a Cost Calculator for afterschool programs to determine their “reasonable” costs and priorities. Before taking the assessment, organizations should consider the following components necessary to developing next steps: Program Goals, Implementation, Size & Staffing and Results.
The Afterschool Alliance is working to ensure that all children have access to affordable, quality afterschool programs. They have outlined resources to support organizations plan for their futures including the following tools: an online tutorial, new funding sources, tips on writing proposals and funding publications that will help through the process.
ExpandED Schools (formerly TASC) is a nonprofit organization that helps urban schools give kids more time, more ways, and more opportunities to learn so that everyone can succeed. ExpandED’s Youth Funders Database is a very comprehensive search tool for funding. This funding opportunities database provides the expanded learning time field with the latest public and private funding information for a wide range of programming such as: Academics, Art, Music, Theater, College & Career Readiness, Financial Literacy, Health, Mental Health, Nutrition, and Safety, Crime & Violence Prevention.
The Network for Youth Success also emails out funding opportunities and includes additional opportunities in the Network for Youth Success’ Membership newsletters. Become a member of the Network for Youth Success to receive these announcements.
Apr. 8–9, 2022: The Network's Annual ConferenceMark your calendars! We hope you'll join us next spring for our annual conference to be held at the Troy Hilton Garden Inn in Troy, NY.Check out our conference web page for the latest news and information, including the group rate code for out-of-town guests planning to stay at the hotel.To nominate someone for an award, click here:networkforyouthsuccess.org/ninja-forms/162dibi/... See MoreSee Less
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Keep us in Mind this Thanksgiving Season! The Network would like to thank you for all your support and everything you do for not only us, but the children and families of New York! Keep up the good work! Here are some ways you can support us as we continue to support you throughout the year.Use Amazon Smile when shopping online! By going to smile.amazon.com and selecting the New York State Network for Youth Success as your organization of choice, a portion of your purchase will be donated at no extra cost to you.Become a member!We have added to our member benefits! Click below to learn more about the benefits of purchasing a New York State Network for Youth Success Membership!networkforyouthsuccess.org/membership/... See MoreSee Less