Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2009, $500,000)
The OJJDP FY 09 Earmarks Programs further the Department's mission by providing grants, cooperative agreements, and other assistance authorized by the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974, as amended, to organizations identified in the Explanatory Statement Regarding H.R. 1105 (Omnibus Appropriations Act, 2009), 155 Cong. Rec. H1653 (daily ed. Feb. 23, 2009) (statement by Rep. Obey, Chairman of the Committee on Appropriations of the House).
This project will help to reduce child sexual abuse by developing a new community-involved training delivery model that will improve adults' child-protective behavior. The populations served by this project include organizations currently using Darkness to Light's child sexual abuse prevention training that wish to increase their training volume, the adult populations in these organizations' communities, and the children in these communities. NCA/NCF