WHAT IS LIGHTS ON AFTERSCHOOL?
Lights on Afterschool is the National Celebration of quality Afterschool programs and what they do to keep kids safe and help working parents and communities. Last year over a million people participated in events across the United States. Lights On Afterschool events can be carnivals, rallies, parades, health fairs, volunteer celebrations.. Invite your students and families, school staff, community members, funders, legislators…
Take this opportunity to tell your story to the world! Share your story!
WHERE DO I START?
The Afterschool Alliance has a website full of ideas for every type of event. Check it out here.
HOW CAN I HELP SPREAD THE WORD?
Join the #lightupOhio Thunderclap! Show your support by joining here.
HOW CAN I HOST A LIGHTS ON EVENT?
Tell us how you plan to celebrate! When you register your event as an official Lights on Afterschool celebration, you’ll receive an event starter kit, which includes 10 free posters to help you promote your event, and make you eligible for cool prizes each week. Register here.