AFTERSCHOOL IN

Oregon


Afterschool programs in Oregon keep kids safe, inspire learning, and give working parents peace of mind. Kids discover who they are and what they love to do, make smart choices, and avoid risky behaviors.

Unmet demand for afterschool in Oregon is high

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Unmet demand in Oregon is high as parents see key benefits from afterschool

72%

say afterschool keeps kids safe and out of trouble

71%

say afterschool excites kids about learning

79%

say afterschool helps kids build life skills

79%

say afterschool gives working parents peace of mind

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Oregon parents strongly support afterschool

90%

of parents support public funding for afterschool

21st Century Community Learning Centers are the only federal funded before-school, afterschool, and summer learning programs.

TODAY

FY 2020

11,003*

of kids enrolled in Oregon afterschool attend a 21st CCLC program

$11,003,148

in federal funds supports 21st CCLC programs statewide

PROPOSED BUDGET

FY 2021

0

kids served in Oregon

$0

to Oregon

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* This figure is an Afterschool Alliance calculation based on the state-allocated 21st CCLC funding and a program cost of $1,000 per child. The program cost per child is an Afterschool Alliance estimation based on the Department of Education's per-student expenditures for: (1) all students attending 21st CCLC programs and (2) students who regularly attend 21st CCLC programs.

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Oregon Contacts

NETWORK
AMBASSADORS
CAUCUS
VISTA

The statewide afterschool network is working to ensure that all kids have access to high-quality afterschool and summer learning programs.

Beth Unverzagt
Oregon ASK
PO Box 3
Wilsonville, OR 97070
503-689-1656
beth.unverzagt@oregonask.org
http://www.oregonask.org

AMBASSADORS work to ensure that all kids have access to high-quality afterschool and summer learning programs.

Ambassador for 2019-20
Amber Lomascola
Expanding Horizon Youth Center
P.O. Box 1518
Myrtle Creek, OR 97457
541-860-7296
alomascola@cowcreek.com

Ambassador Emeritus
Krina Lemons
Salem-Keizer Education Foundation
223 Commercial Street NE
Salem, OR 97306
503-932-3201
krinalemons@msn.com

Ambassador Emeritus
Peg Zander
Sitton SUN Community School
9930 N. Smith Street
Portland, OR 97203
(503) 916-5654
peg.zander@portlandoregon.gov

Ambassador Emeritus
Debra Jones
Youth Development Coalition of Lincoln County
P.O. Box 1062
Newport, OR 97365
(541) 351-1160
djones@halc.info

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:

Afterschool and Summer Meals

Afterschool and Summer Meals Expansion VISTAs increase afterschool and summer meal program participation among low-income children and families.

  • Colleen Dorfler - OregonASK (Wilsonville, OR)

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