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Be a voice for Illinois youth and the afterschool programs serving them and their families. Let’s work to expand access to quality, affordable out-of-school time and youth development opportunities.

What’s included?

Weekly email newsletters

Tools to take action

Professional development opportunities

Upcoming events

Grant opportunities

Chances to network and advocate

Resources for running strong programs

Who should join?

Afterschool and youth development providers of all types

Advocates with an interest in youth and family well-being




Business and civic leaders

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Find the weekly newsletters as well as links to specific youth, funding and provider opportunity resources shared out.