aFTersChOOL: GrOWTh! - All Stars Project, Inc.


aFTersChOOL: GrOWTh! - All Stars Project, Inc.
Afterschool, education, non-profit leaders
and practitioners please join us for the
Second Annual
A grassroots conversation about growing the afterschool
movement in Newark and across New Jersey
Sponsored by the All Stars Project of New Jersey
Gloria B. Strickland, City Leader
Thursday, June 25, 2015
8:30am to 4:00pm
Scott Flamm Center for Afterschool Development
33 Washington Street, Newark
Registration is freE
Pre-registration required at:
This one-day conference will foster new connections and highlight
the ideas and practices that can expand and strengthen this
important resource for improving young people’s lives. Panels
featuring innovators, leaders and youth, networking lunch,
performance experience and break-out sessions.
Convening Committee Gloria B. Strickland, All Stars Project of New Jersey (Convener
and Host), Dr. Bonny L. Gildin, Institute for Afterschool Development; Desiree Barber, Barnabas
Health; Patricio Delgado, Youth Advocate Programs; Lorena Estrella, Sadie Nash Leadership
Project; Keith Green, United Way; Dr. Carrie Lobman, Rutgers GSE; Awinna Martinez, Newark
Community Solutions; Shadae McDaniel, Rutgers SNAP-Ed; Amy Orrell-Branco, Newark Yoga
Movement; Jenny Pollack, Glassroots; Brian Rock, East Orange High School; Dax-Devlon Ross,
Afterschool All Stars; Jane Sharp, Sharp Ideas, LLC., Larry Tamburri, Newark School of the Arts
Here’s what participants had to say about last year’s conference
“Very inspiring, thoughtful
conversations, and I met several
potential new partners….”
“It was great to be around other
practitioners to discuss afterschool... It’s a
specific part of development that needs a
strong collaborative movement.”