Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2009, $200,000)
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).
The State of Vermont, Children and Family Council for Prevention Programs (CFCPP) and the associated Children's Trust Fund (CTF) will utilize OJJDP funds to augment the annual grants made to local and state partners. During the three year project period, subawards will be competitively awarded to evidence-based interventions and expand the Vermont Children's Trust Fund's capacity to provide youth development and child abuse prevention funding to communities. NCA/NCF