Take a closer look at how afterschool, summer and expanded learning programs can provide the opportunity kids need to succeed. Here you will find definitions of the many terms and concepts used by Extended Learning Opportunities (ELOs).

Funding Structures

Three different real-world funding structure possibilities that outline options for program space, supplies, staff hourly rates and more.


This section includes everything you need to know about starting an Afterschool Program including an 11-page Guidebook and a 19-page Program Starter Kit from Nebraska Children and Families Foundation.

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