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Missing & Exploited Children Program Support Assistance Program

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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2010, $350,000)

Authorized by the Missing Children's Assistance Act of 1984, the Missing and Exploited Children (MEC) Program is the primary vehicle for building an infrastructure to support the national effort to prevent the abduction and exploitation of children. This program is authorized under Section 405 of Title IV of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974, as amended.

Under this award, Fox Valley Technical College will provide planning and logistical support to facilitate this training effort. The awardee will: develop and implement a strategic plan for responding to a wide range of technical assistance requests; provide planning, with OJJDP oversight and direction, for the coordination, logistics, and onsite meeting management support including the annual Missing Childrens Day activities; develop and maintain a uniform, systematic evaluation process that enables OJJDP to assess user satisfaction with services in terms of promptness, quality of technical assistance, and resources; develop, expand, and regularly update a MEC web site; and complete other projects as directed by OJJDP. CA/NCF

Date Created: September 12, 2010