AfterZones: Creating a Citywide System to Support and Sustain High-Quality After-School Programs

The AfterZone initiative in Providence, Rhode Island, with specially designed activities to attract middle school students to after-school programs, has made “enormous progress,” according to this first of two reports on the effort. Its successes include enrolling nearly half the students targeted. However, long-term financing remains a challenge.

Publication Date: 
2010
Sponsor: 
Wallace Foundation