2018 Ohio AmeriCorps Funding Available

2018 Ohio AmeriCorps Notice of Funding Opportunity

ServeOhio is pleased to announce the availability of funds for 2018 Ohio AmeriCorps *State Competitive Grants. An Intent to Apply is required and will be accepted until November 6, 2017 at 5:00 PM. Please find the Notice of Funding Opportunity, Application Instructions, Intent to Apply, and other resources at serveohio.org/grantsfunding. Applications are due by December 1, 2017 at 5:00 PM EST.

For all questions related to this funding announcement, please contact Mary Cannon, Director of AmeriCorps.

Ohio AmeriCorps Application Overview Webinar 

Join us 10/18/17 from 1:00 – 2:30 PM for a webinar to learn more about application requirements, Notice of Funding Opportunity, and Open Q/A. Please RSVP to Mary.Cannon@serveohio.gov.  

https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/980454677 

If needed, dial-in number is 1 (571) 317-3122 with Access Code 980-454-677.

 

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Announcing Southeast Regional Compliance Training

Greetings 21st CCLC Grantees,

We will be offering the Southeast Regional Compliance Training on October 5, 2017.  We are still trying to confirm other regional trainings and will notify everyone once they are confirmed.  The training Thursday will be held at:

Zane State College

1555 Newark Road,

Zanesville, Ohio 43701

Room location: 401- Computer Lab

10:00 am – 12:00 pm (21 maximum seating)

1:30 pm – 3:30 pm (21 maximum seating)

Trainings are optional. Due to the late notice, we will not have folks register in STARS.

2017 Statewide Summit for Enrichment & Education – Evaluation Survey

Greetings 21st CCLC and McKinney-Vento Grantees!

Thank you for attending the 2017 Statewide Summit for Enrichment and Education! To better serve your needs and shape future Summits, we need your feedback. Please take a few minutes to complete a brief evaluation regarding your Summit experience.

Thank you in advance for your input. See you in 2018!

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FY18 Orientation and Ohio Statewide Summit for Enrichment and Education – Registration CLOSING SOON!

Greetings 21st CCLC Sub-Grantees!  This is a friendly reminder to register for the FY18 All-Grantee Orientation and Statewide Summit for Enrichment and Education: please go to https://ssee.eventnut.com/register, as the link WILL CLOSE promptly tomorrow, September 12th, at the end of business. When you register, you MUST know your grant number(s).  If you are not sure what your grant number(s) are, a listing is provided here: https://21stcenturylearningcenters.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/fy18-active-21st-cclc-grants.pdf. The option to insert N/A is for McKinney-Vento Grantees ONLY.  Both the orientation and the summit will take place at the Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center locate at 100 Green Meadows Drive South, Lewis Center, Ohio 43035. The actual person registering needs to attend on behalf of your programs’ grant(s).

Please Note Schedule Change: due to unforeseen circumstances, unfortunately, breakfast will NOT be served during this year’s orientation and summit – lunch will still be offered.  Please plan accordingly and we thank you in advance for your understanding.

If you are still in need of overnight lodging, to go https://ssee.eventnut.com/venuehotel for more information.  Please direct all questions to ode@pmm-agency.com.

Ohio Statewide Summit for Enrichment and Education – Registration is NOW AVAILABLE!

Greetings 21st Century Community Learning Centers (CCLC) Sub-Grantees! Registration for the mandatory FY18 All-Grantee 21st Century Orientation and the Statewide Summit for Enrichment and Education is now open! To register, go to https://ssee.eventnut.com/register. When you register, you MUST know your grant number(s).  If you are not sure what your grant number(s) are, a listing is provided here: FY18 ACTIVE 21st CCLC GRANTS. The option to insert N/A is for McKinney-Vento Grantees ONLY.  Both the orientation and the summit will take place at the Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center locate at 100 Green Meadows Drive South, Lewis Center, Ohio 43035. Please Note: the actual person registering needs to attend on behalf of your programs’ grant(s)!

There are rooms available on-site – to go https://ssee.eventnut.com/venuehotel for more information.  Please direct all questions to ode@pmm-agency.com.

The mandatory All-Grantee 21st Century Orientation will be held on September 18, 2017. At least one staff member (preferably Program Managers, and we highly recommend your Evaluator) from the awarded organization must attend the orientation.  We will have pertinent trainings and updates for new and continuing grantees, with breakfast and lunch provided.

The Statewide Summit for Enrichment and Education, “Somewhere Over the Rainbow: A Pot of Golden Opportunities for Ohio Students,” is September 19-20, 2017.  This event is mandatory for all 21st CCLC Program Managers, and 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 5th year Treasurers. Please Note: Due to space, we must limit attendance to a MAXIMUM of two (2) REPRESENTATIVES PER GRANT. However, if you have multiple grants it is NOT MANDATORY to have the maximum per grant attend.

For both the orientation and the summit, documents will be available electronically for View, so feel free to bring your laptop or tablet to use.

Finally, we would like to acknowledge the hard work you are doing out in the field.  To do so, we are asking program managers to submit program pictures highlights from Spring 2017 through the PRESENT – no more than (2) per grant. We have some photos that were submitted previously, however, we encourage you to submit something new.   Please submit any photos to Charmaine Davis-Bey at charmaine.davis@education.ohio.gov (RE: 21st CCLC Picture Highlights – [Program/Grant Name]) by September 1, 2017.

We are looking forward to a productive time together – see you all in September!

21st Century Community Learning Center’s Statewide Summit for Enrichment and Education Summit Awards Announcement Deadline Extended

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The Ohio Department of Education is seeking nominations for outstanding 21st Century programs and personnel that have positively impacted students, families, schools, and/or their community. The deadline has been extended until August 4, 2017, 5:00 pm. EDT.