Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 1/28/2019 - 7:00 PM
Category: Consent Items Pulled for Discussion
Type: Action
Subject: 15.1 (Item #15) Renewal of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) for the CARES After School Program, and Acceptance if Awarded
LCAP (Local Control Accountability Plan) Goal:
Goal 1: All students will receive a high quality education in a safe and welcoming environment with equitable and high expectations, access to technology, and instruction in the California State Standards that prepare them for college and/or career.
Policy:
Enclosure:
File Attachment:
Summary: Staff requests approval to renew two existing Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) to continue to provide increased enrichment services to eleven eligible CARES After School Program sites in Bay Point. The grant includes; one to the Contra Costa Consortium for Bel Air, Rio Vista, and Shore Acres Elementary Schools, and Riverview Middle School in Bay Point; and a grant to the City of Concord for Cambridge, Fair Oaks, Meadow Homes, Wren Avenue, Ygnacio Valley Elementary Schools, and El Dorado and Oak Grove Middle Schools in Concord. These funds would continue to pay for additional specialized outside enrichment services, STEM, and instructors, field trips and assemblies. MDUSD has received CDBG funds since 2005. If funded, the grant will provide $34,000 ($24,000 in Concord and $10,000 in Bay Point) for one more year (2019-2020).
Funding: Funding is provided by the Community Development Block grant (CDBG).
Fiscal Impact The grant is for $34,000 for one year (2019-2020). There is no unrestricted general fund contribution requirement. Funding from the After School Education & Safety (ASES) Grant also support these services. Program codes 3661, 3666 and 3871.
Recommendation: Approve renewal of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) for the CARES After School Program and acceptance if awarded.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Stephanie Roberts - Director of Development
Signed By:
Rose Ramos - Chief Business Officer
Signed By:
Dr. Nellie Meyer - Superintendent
Vote Results:

New Motion
Member Debra Mason Moved, Member Linda Mayo seconded to approve the New motion 'Approve renewal of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) for the CARES After School Program and acceptance if awarded.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 4 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 4 - 0
   
Linda Mayo     Yes
Joanne Durkee     Yes
Debra Mason     Yes
Cherise Khaund     Yes