Capital Region Extended Learning Opportunities


The Capital Region Extended Learning Opportunities (CRELO) provides assistance to stakeholders who support children and youth during the out-of-school time hours. CRELO is a regional network affiliated with the New York State Afterschool Network.


Activities include:

  • Increasing access to information about grants and funding through a listserv
  • Providing information about the latest professional development opportunities that are available in the region and statewide
  • Hosting professional development opportunities that are centrally located and affordable
  • Sharing information and tips to assist afterschool professionals in being active advocates for programs
  • Holding meetings on timely issues when appropriate

Areas Represented:

• Albany County
• Columbia County
• Rensselaer County
• Saratoga County
• Schenectady County

CRELO is very interested in being a resource for network members. If you have any suggestions for trainings or discussion topics please forward them to Jenna Graber.
If you are interested in receiving notices of regional professional development, funding, networking and other opportunities, news and events, sign up for the CRELO regional listserv below.

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“My favorite thing is that we get to make things and eat snacks.”

-Maleah Wilson, age 11
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