Focus Area: Youth Development
Grant Amount: $10,000
Located in Minneapolis. Hospitality House is a 58-year-old institution on the north side of Minneapolis. It runs the Urban Learning Center, a year-round Christian-values-based after-school program with support for more than 230 low-income students. The program focuses on supporting academics and athletics, as well as arts and volunteer opportunities for youth.
Grant supports addition of a STEM component, including an improved math curriculum and hands-on STEM activities such as the Young Builders and Designers program and field trips to spark the imaginations of students and give real world applications to their learning.