After-School All-Stars Hawaii Launches After-School programs at Dole and Kalakaua Middle Schools
AFTER-SCHOOL ALL-STARS HAWAII LAUNCHES AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
AT KALAKAUA AND DOLE MIDDLE SCHOOLS
HONOLULU, HI – - After-School All-Stars, a new non-profit, has launched their comprehensive after-school programs at Kalakaua and Dole Middle Schools in Kalihi. Specifically targeting middle school youth, the All-Star programs are the only after-school programs targeted to middle school youth .
To celebrate the launch and the national honor of “Lights On Afterschool,” an official ribbon cutting ceremony will take place with school, government, business and community officials on Tuesday, October 27 at 3:00 p.m. at Kalakaua Middle School.
In a time when state funds are heavily restricted, the All-Star program is brought to schools via federal funding through a 21st Century Learning grant. The remaining funds are raised through private and individual contributions.