Notice of Intent to Apply
The YMCA of Greater Houston (YMCA) would like to notify the Greater Houston community of its intent to apply to Texas Education Agency for funding for the 2021-2022 21st Century Community Learning Centers (CCLC) Cycle 11 to provide academic enrichment opportunities during non-school hours for children, particularly students who attend high poverty and low performing schools. The 21st CCLC grant aims to provide participating students with: (1) opportunities for academic enrichment (2) a broad array of additional services, programs, and activities that are designed to reinforce and complement the regular academic program, and (3) families of students served opportunities for active and meaningful engagement in their children’s education, including opportunities for literacy and related educational development
If awarded funding, the YMCA will disseminate information about the YMCA 21st Century CCLC program in a manner that clearly states its goals with information posted on the YMCA website and announced through local news resources.
This announcement serves as public notice of our intent to apply.
Private School Intent to Apply Notification
This notice serves as an opportunity to inform private schools, faith-based organizations, and community-based organizations of the YMCA of Greater Houston’s intent to support the creation of community learning centers that provide academic enrichment opportunities during non-school hours for children, particularly students who attend high-poverty and low-performing schools. Private schools and other entities interested in participating in CCLC may contact Avice Chambers at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 713.758.9141. To learn more about the 21st CCLC program, visit the Texas Education Agency website.