ALLIANCE CITY SCHOOLS, ALLIANCE $200,000
A Community Learning Center at Morgan School will provide an array of services after school, on weekends and during the summer in a safe, convenient, drug-free, productive environment where children, parents and grandparents can learn and grow. Improvement in academics will give students a better self-concept and a desire for a higher education. Programs for adults will include parenting skills, nutrition and meal planning, and preparation for the work force.
CLEVELAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS, CLEVELAND $400,000
Center activities will include: GED preparation, job development and employability skills; substance abuse prevention; support for teen fathers and families; music, dance and cultural activities; proficiency test preparation; and recreation. All activities will be supported with computer instruction.
LORAIN CITY SCHOOLS, LORAIN $400,000
Two Community Learning Centers will offer a variety of services including: tutoring in mathematics, science and language, computer training for students and adults, mentoring, recreational and artistic classes, drug prevention programs, "adventure based" and "outward bound" type activities, nutrition and health programs, parenting skills, and adult education classes.
PUTNAM COUNTY EDUCATIONAL SERVICE CENTER, OTTAWA
Project Open Door in two rural counties in northwest Ohio will attract children of all ages and the adults of the community to after-school and summer programs that will provide tutoring, academic enrichment, and a positive, healthy, drug-free environment.