About the Afterschool Alliance
The Afterschool Alliance is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness of the importance of afterschool programs and advocating for quality, affordable programs for all children. The Afterschool Alliance is supported by a group of public, private and non-profit organizations that share the a common vision of ensuring that all youth have access to affordable, quality afterschool and expanded learning programs. Creating more afterschool programs, increasing program quality and moving toward long-term sustainability requires building strong public will in support of afterschool and expanded learning. The Afterschool Alliance was created to conduct this public awareness and advocacy work and to serve as a national voice for afterschool and expanded learning.
STEM, Federal Policy, Stakeholder Engagement, Advocacy
- Strategic communications.
- Advocacy support and training.
- Consult on research and polling.
- Public awareness and campaigns.
- Policymaker outreach.
- Event planning and communications strategies.
Ursula Helminski, Vice President, External Affairs
Jen Rinehart, Vice President of Research and Policy
Janelle Cousino, Consultant to Afterschool Alliance