Afterschool programs in Oregon keep kids safe, boost student success, and help parents keep their jobs. Kids achieve more, productivity goes up, and risky behaviors go down.
support public funding for afterschool
say afterschool helps them keep their jobs
say afterschool excites kids about learning
say afterschool reduces the likelihood that kids will engage in risky behavior
are enrolled in afterschool
are waiting for an available program
are alone and unsupervised after school
of kids enrolled in Oregon afterschool attend a 21st CCLC program
in federal funds supports 21st CCLC programs statewide
The statewide afterschool network is working to ensure that all kids have access to high-quality afterschool and summer learning programs.
AMBASSADORS work to ensure that all kids have access to high-quality afterschool and summer learning programs.
Salem-Keizer Education Foundation
223 Commercial Street NE
Salem, OR 97306
Sitton SUN Community School
9930 N. Smith Street
Portland, OR 97203
Youth Development Coalition of Lincoln County
P.O. Box 1062
Newport, OR 97365
Since 2005, members of the Afterschool Caucus in both the Senate and the House of Representatives have been building support and resources for quality afterschool programs.
Caucus members in your state:
STEM Ecosystem VISTAs increase the accessibility and quality of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) learning opportunities around the country through facilitating collaboration between schools, afterschool programs, and other STEM stakeholders.
Young Men of Color Mentoring/My Brother's Keeper VISTAs increase access to high-quality educational, enrichment and mentoring opportunities for young men of color.