Shared goal(s): Continue or Leverage existing partnerships to meet youth needs, Support youth during remote/virtual/online school time learning
YouthQuest is an after-school enrichment program. In response to the pandemic, "YouthQuest partnered with school teachers that were delivering virtual summer school programming, to coordinate virtual program timing: whenever classes ended or teachers went on a break, the program would take over the virtual stream to provide an uninterrupted virtual learning experience." (The Atlantic, 7/31/2020)
Lead organization partners: YouthQuest, Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce, Flint Community Schools, Flint Community Education Initiative
Kinds of organization: Advocacy/Intermediary Non-profit Organization, Community-based Non-profit Organization, Direct Service Non-profit Organization, School/School District
Participant population: Youth (Ages 5-13 or Grades K-8)
Youth development support targetted: Out-of-School Time Academic Enrichment/Extended Learning, School Remote/Virtual/Online Classes
Primary funding source: Private Philanthropic Foundation
SUPPORT DETAILS: INITIATIVE, PROGRAM, SERVICE
Timeframe: Summer 2020
Total capacity: Unknown
Health and safety: Not applicable; We are not providing in-person supports.
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YouthQuest Main Office, (810) 600-1422
OPTIONAL PARTNERSHIP RESOURCES
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