Administration on Children, Youth and Families
Notice To Award 27 Expansion Supplements.
The Administration on Children, Youth and Families, Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB), herein announces the awarding of 27 program expansion supplemental awards in the amount of $2,462,128 in Fiscal Year (FY) 2008 funds to grantees under the Mentoring of Children of Prisoners (MCP) program. The additional funding will supplement awards to grantees that have demonstrated the capacity to make quality matches and currently are making significant process in reaching their match goal. The 27 supplemental awards will enable MCP grantees to reach more children of incarcerated parents who are in need of mentoring.
The following grantees are receiving program expansion supplemental funds for a 12-month project period of September 30, 2008-September 29, 2009:
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CFDA #: 93.616.
Legislative Authority: Social Security Act, Section 439, as amended by the Child and Family Services Improvement Act of 2006 (Pub. L. 109-288).
Project Period: September 30, 2008-September 29, 2009.
Amount of Award:$2,462,128.
|Grantee organization||City, state||Amount|
|Big Brothers Big Sisters of Colorado (Pike's Peak)||Denver, CO||$10,000|
|Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeastern Arizona||Show Low, AZ||105,930|
|Travis High School Educational Foundation||Austin, TX||60,000|
|Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Heart of Georgia||Macon, GA||34,650|
|Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Diego County, Inc||San Diego, CA||66,330|
|Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ventura County, Inc||Ventura, CA||48,216|
|Clemson University||Clemson, GA||56,473|
|Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri||St. Louis, MO||198,000|
|Mother Seton House, Inc||Virginia Beach, VA||27,128|
|City of Longview||Longview, TX||42,575|
|Break the Barriers||Fresno, CA||190,000|
|Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah||Salt Lake City, UT||99,000|
|Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts||Atlanta, GA||63,831|
|Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region, Inc||Albany, NY||76,598|
|Be-A-Friend Program, Inc., Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie County||Buffalo, NY||198,000|
|Children's Home Society||Charleston, WV||72,971|
|United Communities of Southeast Philadelphia||Philadelphia, PA||59,400|
|America on Track||Santa Ana, CA||86,879|
|Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central California||Fresno, CA||55,239|
|Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Ohio||Columbus, OH||150,000|
|Community Solutions of El Paso, Inc||El Paso, TX||99,000|
|Families Under Urban and Social Attack||Houston, TX||74,250|
|Deep East TX Council of Governments||Jasper, TX||53,815|
|Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southeast Louisiana||New Orleans, LA||170,000|
|Volunteers of America of Greater New Orleans||New Orleans, LA||236,093|
|Serving Children and Adolescents in Need||Laredo, TX||53,500|
|Hour Children, Inc||Long Island City, NY||74,250|
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Curtis O. Porter, Acting Associate Commissioner, Family and Youth Services Bureau, 1250 Maryland Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20024, Phone: 202-205-8102.
Dated: September 29, 2008.
Joan E. Ohl,
Commissioner, Administration on Children, Youth and Families.
[FR Doc. E8-23482 Filed 10-3-08; 8:45 am]
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