Afterschool programs in Washington 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 Washington 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.
College Success Foundation, Rogers High School
1622 E. Wellesley Avenue
Spokane, WA 99207
2208 NW Market Street Suite 510
Seattle, WA 98107
(206) 781-8062 x34
Northwest Community Action Center
701 Rentschler Lane
Toppenish, WA 98948
(509) 865-7630 x2747
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 Rick Larsen (D-WA)
Rep Jim McDermott (D-WA)
Rep Adam Smith (D-WA)
Sen Patty Murray (D-WA)
Sen Maria Cantwell (D-WA)
Afterschool and Summer Meals Expansion VISTAs increase afterschool and summer meal program participation among low-income children and families.