Minnesota Afterschool Advance: Chromebooks for Distance Learning

PARTNERSHIP PROFILE

Shared goal(s): Continue or Leverage existing partnerships to meet youth needs, Support youth during remote/virtual/online school time learning

Description: 

Youthprise and Minnesota Afterschool Advance are offering Chromebooks for no additional cost to families to help with distance learning this fall. Now, families can receive a Chromebook if they have a student in grades K-12 and they qualify for Free or Reduced Price Lunch or had a parent/guardian lose a job in 2020.

Web site: https://mnafterschool.org/chromebooks

Lead organization partners: Youthprise, Minnesota Afterschool Advance

Kinds of organization: Advocacy/Intermediary Non-profit Organization, Direct Service Non-profit Organization

Participant population: Families, Youth (Ages 14-17 or Grades 9-12), Youth (Ages 5-13 or Grades K-8)

Youth development support targetted: School Remote/Virtual/Online Classes

Primary funding source: Government Entity/Grant, Intermediary Grantmaker, Private Philanthropic Foundation

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SUPPORT DETAILS: INITIATIVE, PROGRAM, SERVICE

Timeframe: Fall 2020 (Academic Year)

Location: Minnesota

Total capacity: Unknown

Health and safety: Not applicable; We are not providing in-person supports.

How do you address inequity? 

The initiative is accessible only to low-income families.

Contact information: 

Matt Norris, Director of Minnesota Afterschool Advance, matt@youthprise.org, (763) 202-9012.

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