AFTERSCHOOL IN

Michigan


Afterschool programs in Michigan keep kids safe, boost student success, and help parents keep their jobs. Kids achieve more, productivity goes up, and risky behaviors go down.

Michigan parents strongly support afterschool:

89%

support public funding for afterschool

66%

say afterschool helps them keep their jobs

67%

say afterschool excites kids about learning

77%

say afterschool reduces the likelihood that kids will engage in risky behavior

The need for programs far exceeds the funding available.

Among Michigan's K-12 students:

210,386

are enrolled in afterschool

625,026

are waiting for an available program

373,476

are alone and unsupervised after school

Learn more about afterschool in Michigan

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

TODAY

FY 2017

37,585*

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

$37,585,294

in federal funds supports 21st CCLC programs statewide

PROPOSED BUDGET

FY 2018

0

kids served in Michigan

$0

to Michigan

Learn more about 21st Century Community Learning Centers

* 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.

Michigan Contacts

NETWORK
AMBASSADORS
CAUCUS

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

Mary Sutton
Michigan After-School Partnership
330 Marshall Street, Suite 211
Lansing, MI 48912
517-371-4360 x2805
msutton@uwmich.org
http://miafterschool.org/

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

Ambassador for 2016-17
Maria Mitter
Eastern Michigan University
203 Boone Hall
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
(734) 612-2521
Send email

Ambassador Emeritus
Gazell Watkins-Mitchell
Omankane the Collective
7737 Kercheval
Detroit, MI 48213
(313) 342-3331
Send email

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 Dan Kildee (D-MI)

Rep John Conyers (D-MI)

Sen Debbie Stabenow (D-MI)

TAKE ACTION!

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