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Agency:    Department of Justice
Bureau:    Office of Justice Programs
Account:    Juvenile justice program (15-0405)
Certifying Official:    Deputy Director, OBMS
Contact Information:    http://WWW.USDOJ.GOV   202-514-2007
Juvenile-based services for prevention, control, or reduction of juvenile delinquency - Medgar Evers at-risk youth program, NY.

1 recipient will receive $197,000. This is a first-time earmark.
Year Enacted: 2005
Code: 139
Description: The Research Foundation project seeks to expand the College's involvement in Kings County's at-risk youth population to address the area's high juvenile delinquency rate. The College will institutionalize its partnership with Passages Academy, a local high school program that educates 4,000 court-referred youth at secure and non-secure sites. The project's primary objective will be to increase success of at-risk youth by providing educational opportunities and alternative paths, and will include mentoring and academic enrichment. It is anticipated that 100 youth will be served over a one year period, and the project will hold a mini-conference on campus for at-risk youth, partners, and the community. The overall goals and objectives of the project are 1) Mentoring activities for at-risk youth (100 at-risk youth will receive mentoring from students and faculty at the College); 2) Introduction to college and/or career opportunities for at-risk youth (100 at-risk youth will receive an introduction to college and/or career opportunity information); and 3) Academic Enrichment Mini-Conference (200 At-risk youth will participate in an academic enrichment activity, mini-conference on campus).
Beneficiary/Recipient Amount ($K) Program Type Address
Research Foundation -CUNY on behalf of the NYC College of Technology (64932676) $197 Public Educational Institution
230 West 41st Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY
Source: Appropriations Report Language - Conference
Reference: Pub. L. No. 108-447
Method: User entered excerpt
Citation Excerpt: $200,000 for the Medgar Evers at-risk youth program;

Last Modified: 16-Apr-2007

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