Network Initiatives

Bringing the afterschool community together to accomplish great things

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Are you looking to coordinate with multiple community partners to improve youth programs? Are you wanting to provide more support for youth workers?

Our network initiatives are designed to address the ever-evolving needs and issues in the field of afterschool, all while helping programs across Minnesota build their capacity to best serve youth in every corner of our state.

Check out our current network initiatives:
STEM in Afterschool
We're working to intentionally embed STEM into afterschool programs
Community Coordination
Get Resources to Coordinate Afterschool in Your Community
Believe and Build Afterschool Grants
Grants distributed by Ignite to youth-serving organizations across the state
Check out our past initiatives:
Propel SEL
Propelling Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) in Afterschool