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Regional Youth Adult Social Action Partnership (RYASAP)   2016
Established in 1985 and serving the Greater Bridgeport region, RYASAP (Regional Youth Adult Social Action Partnership) works to ensure the safe and healthy development of youth, young adults and families by actively engaging organizations, public officials and community leaders around issues that matter most to the community.


Exploratory Grants: Inspiring School Equity
College Access Program$75,000

(Grantee: Connecticut Students for a Dream) Support to deepen the work already being done with their current College Access Program (CAP) for immigrant and undocumented students. This work includes: (1) training educators, administrators, and counselors to have the information and tools to work with and empower undocumented youth; (2) providing recommendations for changing administrative policies which often serve as barriers for access; (3) offering parents and students workshops clarifying the admissions and financial process; and (4) training other college access nonprofit personnel so they are equipped to receive students referred to them.

Exploratory Grants: Advocates Inspiring Equity
Advocates Inspiring Equity$10,000

(Grantee: Connecticut Juvenile Justice Alliance) Support to pursue their equity agenda.

Exploratory Grants: Advocates Inspiring Equity
Reclaiming Our Dream$25,000

(Grantee: Connecticut Students for a Dream) Connecticut Students for a Dream will continue their internal and external work to increase their capacity to integrate an intersectional approach within their programs. This includes providing organizing training to undocumented youth, anti-oppression training to high school-aged youth, and developing a “political vision” as they work toward the long-term stability of their organization.