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 an Urban Learning Center Reading Curriculum Enhancement to provide the framework for more effective growth in student fluency, comprehension and vocabulary skills. Hospitality House will also be receiving a trauma-informed practice training for social emotional learning.