Community Building Grants
Baton Rouge Alliance for Students is invested in building community and supporting the mission of organizations dedicated to improving the quality of life for Baton Rouge students.
Recognizing that our work is best done in service to and partnership with the community, we are offering Community Building Grants that will deepen relationships and support the mission of aligned organizations and initiatives.
This commitment works to further the Alliance’s goal of creating a robust and vibrant community through equitable access to high-quality education for every child.
The Alliance has identified 6 priority areas for investment
Community Building Grants supporting the following priority areas will be given funding preference:
Equity: Projects demonstrate the Alliance’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion
Student growth and development: Efforts provide services and support for students and families
Leadership development: Programming encourages the development of a diverse pipeline of community leaders
Family and community voice: Programming encourages the development of community advocacy
Youth empowerment: Projects provide opportunities for the elevation of student voices
Out-of-School Time: Programming impacts after-school and summer learning experiences