Governor Cuomo Announces $6.8 Million Award to Expand After-School Programs Statewide


Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced $6.8 million in Empire State After-School Program funding has been awarded to 15 high-need school districts and community-based organizations across the state. This funding will support the availability of 4,250 new slots to these programs, bringing the total number up to 89,000. This funding, in addition to the $2.4 million awarded to Long Island in September, brings the total expansion to $10 million. With last year's $35 million commitment, the total number of Empire State After-School awards now totals $45 million.

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