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Youth Development, Sports & Recreation

Not Just Child’s Play
Kids can’t thrive without places to play. LISC and the NFL have been making those places possible for 20 years.
2017 KIDS COUNT Data Book
Tracking the well-being of children across the U.S.
Getting the most from sports, arts and culture
Ten tips to engage residents, reclaim community space and develop leadership.
Turning community service for youth into service learning
With a bit of preparation, a project can become much more than just a day to volunteer.
Can sports build neighborhoods?
The mission of Beyond the Ball is "to harness the power of sport to help people transform their community, not escape it."
Athletic programming is grassroots ... and comprehensive
Targeted athletic programming is grassroots, and it’s comprehensive, a strategy that includes real estate, schools and parks, health and safety, the arts and—yes—recreation.
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