After-School Corporation (The)

Contact Information

The After School Corporation
1440 Broadway, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10018 - 2320
(646) 943-8738
AmeriCorps National Direct FY 2014

Executive Summary

The After-School Corporation (TASC) as applicant will partner with Every Hour Counts and its members to engage 80 AmeriCorps members as instructors in inquiry-based science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) after-school and summer activities for low-income students in grades 4-8 in Baltimore, Boston, and New York City (NYC). At the end of each program year, the AmeriCorps members will be responsible for improving academic engagement (ED 27), as measured by the Student Engagement Measure (SEM) tool. In addition, the AmeriCorps members will leverage an additional 500 volunteers who will be engaged in peer tutoring and STEM-based service learning in the community. This program will focus on the CNCS focus area of Education. The CNCS investment of $331,661 will be matched with $545,990, $394,346 in public funding and $151,644 in private funding.

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