After-School All-Stars, Los Angeles (ASAS-LA)

mission:

Founded by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger in 2002, After-School All-Stars, Los Angeles (ASAS-LA) is a leading after-school program provider whose programs educate, enlighten and inspire thousands of K-12 students each day. Activities are centered around health, fitness and nutrition; the visual and performing arts; and youth leadership and community service learning.

In partnership with the City of Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Unified School District, Montebello School District, and charter school organizations, ASAS-LA brings innovative, cutting-edge enrichment programs that contribute to reducing drug use, crime and violence; while increasing the safety of students in the after school hours. The organization serves over 5,000 students daily at 44 schools located in at-risk areas throughout LA County, which include: 12 elementary schools, 25 middle schools, and seven high schools.

contact:

6501 Fountain Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90028
info@la-allstars.org
(323) 957-4426
http://www.la-allstars.org

arts categories:

arts
dance/movement
drumming
mixed-art forms
music
theater arts
writing

population(s) served:

children
adolescents

region(s) served:

southern california