70270016 - School-to-Work Programs Matching Grants

Account Description FY2009
GAA
FY2009  
Total  
Spending
  
7027-0016 School-to-Work Programs Matching Grants
For matching grants for various school-to-work programs; provided, that the board of elementary and secondary education shall establish guidelines for such programs in consultation with the department of workforce development; provided further, that any funds distributed from this item to cities, towns or regional school districts shall be deposited with the treasurer of the city, town, or regional school district and held in a separate account and shall be expended by the school committee without further appropriation, notwithstanding any general or special laws to the contrary; provided further, that each grant awarded herein shall be matched by the recipient from local, federal, or private funds; provided further, that the board of elementary and secondary education may determine the percentage match required on an individual grant basis; provided further, that the department of elementary and secondary education shall make available a payment of $734,400 for the state's matching grant for the CS-squared program at the Commonwealth Corporation; provided further, that the department of elementary and secondary education shall make available a payment of $942,191 to Jobs for Bay State Graduates, Inc., for the purpose of school-to-work activities; provided further, that not less than $245,000 shall be made available to Junior Achievements of Massachusetts, of which not less than $75,000 shall be provided to Junior Achievement of Eastern Massachusetts, and further, of which not less than $60,000 shall be provided to Junior Achievement of Central Massachusetts, and further, of which not less than $60,000 shall be provided to Junior Achievement of Southern Massachusetts, and further, of which not less than $50,000 shall be provided to Junior Achievement of Western Massachusetts; provided further, that not less than $50,000 shall be expended for MY TURN, INC. for the purpose of school to work activities, connecting to college activities and youth workforce development activities; provided further, that not less than $150,000 shall be expended for the town of Southbridge for preventing violence and hate crimes in Kindergarten through 8; provided further, that the program shall also offer parent training and education in violence prevention and racial tolerance; provided further, that $47,926 shall be made available to the Blue Hills Regional Technical School for the Blue Hills School to Careers Partnership to fund a Teacher Externship Program and a Student Internship Program; provided further, that not less than $250,000 shall be expended for the Latino After School Initiative; provided further, that not less than $200,000 be allocated to the Massachusetts Foundation for the Humanities for an adult education program; provided further, that $250,000 shall be expended for Amer-I-Can Program, Inc. through the Black Men of Greater Springfield, Inc.; provided further, that not less than $50,000 shall be expended for the Diploma Plus Program at Cape Cod Community College; and provided further, that not less than $200,000 shall be provided for the Diploma Plus drop out prevention program in partnership with the Commonwealth Corporation and the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
3,119,517 1,562,722  

 
 
HISTORICAL SPENDING CATEGORIES ($000)
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FY2009
GAA
FY2009
Budget
Reductions
Grants & Subsidies 1,574 2,020 3,580 3,752 3,120 -1,595
TOTAL 1,574 2,020 3,580 3,752 3,120 -1,595

 

FY2009 Spending Category Chart

Pie Chart: Grants & Subsidies=100%



 
Earmarks

EARMARK DESCRIPTION

City / Town
FY2009
GAA
  FY2009    
  9C Cuts    
Junior Achievement Southern, MA Southeastern Mass60,000 -30,000  
Latin After School Initiative Statewide250,000 -125,000  
Diploma plus pilot program with Commonwealth Corp. and the Department of Education Statewide200,000 -100,000  
For the state's matching grant to the CS squared program at the Corporation for Business, Work, and Learning Statewide734,400 -367,200  
Jobs for Bay State Graduates, Inc., a non-profit that addresses youth unemployment and school drop-out issues Statewide942,191 -471,095  
Blue Hills Regional vocation school School to Careers Partnership. Blue Hills47,926 -21,000  
Diploma Plus Program at Cape Cod Community College Barnstable50,000 -25,000  
Foundation for the Humanities Adult Basic Education Program Northampton200,000 -100,000  
Junior Achievement of Central MA Central Massachusetts60,000 -30,000  
Junior Achievement of Western MA Western Massachusetts50,000 -25,000  
MY TURN Inc. Statewide50,000 -25,000  
Pilot program to reduce violence in K-8 Southbridge150,000 -75,000  
Amer-I-Can Pilot Program for Youth At-Risk Springfield250,000 -125,000  
Junior Achievement of Eastern MA Eastern Massachusetts75,000 -37,500