Afterschool programs in Texas 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.
Kids in afterschool enjoy a wide range of benefits, and parents and families benefit too:
Keeping kids safe and out of trouble
Giving working parents peace of mind
Engaging kids in STEM learning
Providing kids physical activity
of parents support public funding for afterschool
of kids enrolled in Texas afterschool attend a 21st CCLC program
in federal funds supports 21st CCLC programs statewide
kids served in Texas
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.
Johanna L. Friedel, M.Ed.
Afterschool Center of Education at Greenville ISD
9315 Jack Finney Blvd.
Greenville, TX 75402
P.O. Box 1625
Olmito, TX 78575
Camp Fire Central Texas
Austin, TX 78703
Children's Museum of Houston
1500 Binz Street
Houston, TX 77004
Nonprofit Management at NS & RD Consulting
Grand Prairie, TX 214-564-4623
Kate Woodward Young
11500 Jollyville Rd, #3024
Austin, TX 78759
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:
Rep Al Green (D-TX)
Rep Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX)
Rep Lloyd Doggett (D-TX)
Rep Henry Cuellar (D-TX)
For the past 7 years, the Afterschool Alliance has been a proud sponsor organization for national AmeriCorps VISTA projects, supporting State Afterschool Networks and STEM Ecosystems to increase the access to and quality of enrichment opportunities for youth.
Currently there are no Afterschool VISTA locations in your state.