Toyota Family Learning: Request for Proposals (RFP)

Grant

  • Type: Foundations
  • Source: National Center For Family Literacy (NCFL)
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Award

  • Award Min: $0.00
  • Award Max: $175,000.00
  • Quantity: Unknown

Timing

  • Deadline: Jun 24, 2013

Eligibility:
Eligible applicants include schools (traditional public and charter), community based organizations, libraries and other organizations providing services to families. For-profit organizations and individuals are not eligible. Applicant organizations must: • Currently provide family-focused educational services for parents, grandparents and/or legal guardians and their children ranging in age from 4-18. Educational services for Toyota Family Learning are defined as serving the academic/educational needs of parents and children together in one setting, using an intergenerational approach. Services may include traditional four-component family literacy programs or variations of intergenerational educational services. • Serve a high percentage of minority populations and/or low income families in two or three separate sites. • Agree to adhere to all expectations for Toyota Family Learning, including but not limited to the graduation of a minimum of 75 families per grantee during the three-year grant period, defined as completing Toyota Family Learning requirements for family mentoring, service learning and online activities

Purpose:
The National Center For Family Literacy (NCFL) Is Accepting Applications For Its New Nationwide Initiative: Toyota Family Learning. Envisioned As Much More Than A Specific Program Or Model, Toyota Family Learning Will Become A Modern-day Movement For All Families To Learn Together, And A Harbinger For Families Mentoring Other Families To Learn And Achieve Together. Toyota Family Learning Also Will Be A Visible Partner In Environmental Stewardship, Financial Literacy, Volunteerism And Civic Engagement.

Additional Info:
Any questions should be directed to toyotafamilylearning@famlit.org. For additional background information on NCFL, please visit www.famlit.org and www.wonderopolis.org