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National Football Foundation's Play It Smart program

Award Information

Award #
Congressional District
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2007, $300,000)

Play It Smart is a school-based program that uses participation in sports to promote participants' academic, personal, and career development. The program currently operates in 136 schools across the U.S. The current grant funds will allow the program to serve an additional 10 under-resourced schools. Performance measures include: number of program youth served; graduation rates; college acceptance rates; and number of community service hours performed. NCA/NCF

Date Created: May 6, 2007