Healthy Youth: Strong and Connected
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4th Funding Cycle Impact Award
Project Start Date: July 1, 2008
Project End Date: June 30, 2011
Original Award Amount: $449,203
Adjusted Award Amount: $376,019*
Project Goal Statement: The objective is to decrease violent, intentional injuries and improve mental health by providing the Staying Alive violence prevention curriculum to 4,500 6th grade children in Milwaukee Public Schools via firefighters, community workers and teachers.
*In 2009 award amounts, based on the remaining budget, were adjusted to reflect the decline in endowment asset value due to the downturn in the economy.