The Center for Afterschool, Summer and Enrichment for Kids, CASE for Kids, a division of Harris County Department of Education is happy to announce the availability of grant funds to support out of school time programming in the 2016-2017 school year through the release of the CASE Partnership Project: RFP. The CASE Partnership Project is the result of collaboration between HCDE, the Houston-Galveston Area Council (HGAC), and the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) which allows HCDE to commit local funds to access federal childcare dollars to support quality out-of-school time programming for youth between the ages of 4 and 12.
The goal of the Partnership Project is to invest in comprehensive after-school programs that provide increased support of numeracy and literacy development for economically disadvantaged students between the ages of 4 and 12 or up to the age of 19 with a documented disability. CASE will provide funded projects support for numeracy and literacy integration into academic and enrichment activities, as well as site-based assessment and coaching to improve overall program quality. Successful applicants will demonstrate the ability to provide a comprehensive program and utilize funds as a supplemental resource to target students in need of academic assistance.
CASE for Kids Partnership Project 2016 – 2017 Awards will be announced in June 2016.