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The Massachusetts Senate finalized their budget. The ASOST-Q grant (line item 7061-9611) was funded at $1.89 million. Now the Senate and House will meet in conference committee to reconcile the two budgets. Call your Senator and Representative and tell them to support the House recommendation of $2.1 million for the ASOST grant.
“Here I’ve learned that education is the key and when you have the key, they can’t lock you out.”
ASOST Funded Program
“More and more parents are working, but afterschool and other programs’ funding is getting cut for more than a million of our kids. Ask a million parents what it is like to try and hold down a job when the afterschool program closes its doors.”
“The ASOST and MAP folks are so relatable and get what we do.”
South Shore Stars (Randolph, MA)
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