Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2010, $499,998)
The OJJDP FY 10 Earmarks Program furthers 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 Conference Report to accompany the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2010 (P.L. 111-117), H.R. Conf. Rep. No. 111-366 at 702-714.
Using OJJDP funds, Olive Crest will implement an Independent Living Skills (ILS) Program for At-risk Youth. The program is designed for at-risk youth in Orange County and Inland Empire. The ILS Program will serve over 300 at-risk youth annually with goal of ninety percent (90%) of the youth entering this program graduating from high school or achieving their GED and going into higher education or to a trade school. NCA/NCF