CSUF News Service
Titans Power After School Programs for Buena Park
Education and Safety Program Receives $450,069 to Fund Its Seventh Year
Sept. 25, 2013
The Buena Park School District has awarded $450,069 to Cal State Fullerton in support of the After School Education and Safety Program.
The collaborative effort between the district and the University's Center for Internships and Community Engagement reaches nearly 600 first- to eighth-grade youth, offering classroom instruction to enhance reading comprehension and critical thinking skills, as well as homework assistance and a variety of enrichment activities.
“The program provides CSUF students with paid positions, academic internships, service-learning and volunteer opportunities. Even some campus organizations participate,” said Dawn Macy, director of the university’s Center for Internships and Community Engagement.