Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 12/16/2019 - 7:00 PM
Category: Consent Agenda
Type: Action
Subject: 16.14 (Item #15) Review and Potential Approval to Ratify Submission of the Community Development Block Grant for the CARES After School Program
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: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Overview
File Attachment:
Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) 2020-2022 Overview.pdf
Summary: Staff requests approval to ratify submission of 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 expanded enrichment services and opportunities and STEM through increased specialty instructors and assemblies, field trips and youth development opportunities. MDUSD has received CDBG funds since 2005. If funded, the grant will provide $60,000 ($50,000 in Concord and $10,000 in Bay Point) for two additional years (2020-2022).
Funding: Funding is provided by the Community Development Block grant (CDBG).
Fiscal Impact The grant is for $60,000 each year for two years (2020-2022). There is no unrestricted general fund contribution requirement. Funding from the 3871-After School Education & Safety (ASES) Grant also support these services. CDBG program codes 3661, 3666
Recommendation: Ratify Submission of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) for the CARES After School Program
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Stephanie Roberts - Director of Development
Signed By:
Mika Arbelbide - Director of Budget
Signed By:
Elizabeth McClanahan - Director of Purchasing and Warehouse
Signed By:
Dr. Robert Martinez - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Linda Mayo Moved, Member Debra Mason seconded to approve the Original motion 'Ratify Submission of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) for the CARES After School Program'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 5 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 5 - 0
   
Linda Mayo     Yes
Joanne Durkee     Yes
Brian Lawrence     Yes
Debra Mason     Yes
Cherise Khaund     Yes