Minnesota Afterschool Advance

Minnesota Afterschool Advance (MAA) is a collaboration between Youthprise and Venn Foundation dedicated to helping families and students access affordable afterschool enrichment programs. MAA works with Minnesota families who meet eligibility requirements and expectations, and uses the powerful Minnesota K-12 Education Tax Credit to pay for educational supports and enrichment including but not limited to: tutoring, music lessons, art classes, and supportive distance learning technology.

To learn more, visit our MAA website here.

How it works

Distance Learning Technology during COVID-19

Get a Chromebook for distance learning for no cost to your family.

As families prepare to resume distance learning this fall, Minnesota Afterschool Advance (MAA) is here to help! By using both the K-12 Education Tax Credit and scholarship dollars from Youthprise, we’re committed to getting even more Minnesota families a Chromebook.

Donate Today

You can help families now.

To support this initiative, please donate to Youthprise to increase the pool of funding available for loans to support the purchases. Right now, all general operating gifts will be matched dollar for dollar.

For More Information

For more information, contact Matt Norris, Director of Minnesota Afterschool Advance, by email or by phone at 763-202-9012.