Summit on Advancing Academic and Social Outcomes for Iowa Children and Youth
Thursday October 20, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM CDT
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FFA Enrichment Center
Des Moines Area Community College Ankeny Campus
1055 SW Prairie Trail Parkway
Anekny, IA 50023
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Please join us for this special event hosted by the Iowa Afterschool Alliance!

On Lights On Afterschool Day, October 20, 2016, the Iowa Afterschool Alliance will bring together stakeholders to discuss how we, as a state, can improve outcomes for Iowa's children and youth through before school, after school, and summer programming.

Invited Keynote

 Jodi Grant, Executive Director
Afterschool Alliance
Based in Washington, D.C., Jodi works to fulfill the Afterschool Alliance's mission toengage public will to increase public and private investment in quality afterschool program initiatives at the national, state, and local levels. She has a strong passion for youth and supporting them through high quality before school, after school, and summer programming, and offers a wealth of knowledge and data on programming from across the country.
Special Youth Performances!  
Movement 515
 Movement 515 is an urban arts community where, twice a week, students and mentors come together to create spoken word poetry and street art.  Attempting to slow down the world and investigate themselves, they work toward becoming change agents, shedding light on the impact human emotion and connection brings to the global community. 
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We hope you can make it! Your participation is critical to moving forward on these important issues.
Michelle Rich
Iowa Afterschool Alliance