Commission on Out of School Time Grants and Youth Outcomes (OST Commission) Public Meeting Washington, DC – The Commission on Out of School Time Grants and Youth Outcomes will hold a virtual public meeting on Thursday, September 23, 2021 from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. The OST Commission will hear updates from the Office of Out of School Time Grants and Youth Outcomes and the OST Commission.
Individuals and representatives of organizations who wish to comment at a public meeting are asked to notify the OST Office in advance by phone at (202) 923-9619 or by email at [email protected] Individuals should furnish their names, addresses, telephone numbers, and organizational affiliation, if any, and if available, submit one electronic copy of their testimony by the close of business on Tuesday, September 21st at 5:00 pm.
Below is the draft agenda for the meeting.
I. Call to Order
II. Public Comment
III. Announcement of a Quorum
IV. Approval of the Agenda
V. Approval of Minutes
VI. Office of Out of School Time Grants and Youth Outcomes Updates
VII. OST Commission Update
The Office of Out of School Time Grants and Youth Outcomes (OST Office) and the OST Commission support the equitable distribution of high-quality, out-of-school-time programs to District of Columbia youth through coordination among government agencies, grant-making, data collection and evaluation, and the provision of technical assistance to service providers. The OST Commission’s purpose is to develop a District-wide strategy for equitable access to out-of-school-time programs and to facilitate interagency planning and coordination for out-of-school time programs and funding.