NATIONAL SUMMER LEARNING ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES 2021 NEW YORK LIFE FOUNDATION’S SUMMER LEARNING AWARD WINNERS
Amid Covid Crisis, Summer Learning Programs From L.A. to D.C. Garner Coveted Award for Joyful Learning, Family Engagement and Student Well-being During the Critical Summer Months
(WASHINGTON, DC) Sept. 15, 2021 –As the summer season sunsets and a new school year begins, the National Summer Learning Summer Association (NSLA) – the only national nonprofit exclusively focused on closing the achievement and opportunity gap by increasing access to high-quality summer learning experiences – is pleased to announce the 2021 honorees of the coveted New York Life Foundation’s Excellence in Summer Learning Awards.
For more than a decade, NSLA has undergone a rigorous review process to find the nation’s top summer programs committed to joyful learning experiences, innovative programming, creative family engagement, and the health and well-being of the nation’s most underserved children and youth.
The 2021 winners are:
- America SCORES LA, Los Angeles, CA
- Dance Institute of Washington, D.C.
- Play Captains, Philadelphia, PA
- Explore Memphis, Memphis, TN