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CEP Board of Directors Meeting

CEP Board of Directors Meeting

Certificates of Appreciation awarded by CEP Chairman, Stephen Buhler to the University of Utah School of Medicine Office of Inclusion and Outreach – Melanie Hooten, Director and Donna Eldridge, Presenter. The School of Medicine has partnered with CEP for the past 8 years by providing […]

Expand Your Horizons 2018

Expand Your Horizons 2018

Expand Your Horizons – STEM Careers for Girls Sponsored by Salt Lake Community College March 10, 2018. CEP sponsored 66 girls and 11 adults at this exciting event held at SLCC South Campus. We listened to a great presentation from keynote speaker, Gretchen McClain, about […]

A Day on the Hill

A Day on the Hill

The first Utah Afterschool Day on the Hill organized by the Utah Afterschool Network to promote increasing funding for afterschool programs.

Dry Creek Charity Donation

Dry Creek Charity Donation

We are excited to announce – our partner Dry Creek Charity has contributed to the afterschool mini grant program for the third year. 16 afterschool projects are funded.  Projects include:  art, Navajo culture, coding, music, STEM, chess, Spanish culture, photography, Lego League, running club. Dry […]

Parent Letter

Parent Letter

October 25, 2017 Re: Afterschool Program Funding Dear Whom It May Concern: I am a proud member of my West Valley City, Utah community, I love that my children have been able to be a part of this community for the eleven years we have […]

Senator Orin Hatch’s Assistant Jessa Reed visits CEP programs June 8

Senator Orin Hatch’s Assistant Jessa Reed visits CEP programs June 8

Jessa Reed representing Senator Orin Hatch visited CEP afterschool summer programs June 8 at 3 of our 23 partner schools – Hunter High, Stansbury Elementary and Kennedy Jr. High. Jessa spent 5 hours learning about afterschool programs in West Valley City.  She learned about the importance of […]

“I love Afterschool Because” letters from Silver Hills Elementary Students

“I love Afterschool Because” letters from Silver Hills Elementary Students

Silver Hills students wrote “I love afterschool because letters” to the community    

Representative Mia Love’s Assistant Laurel Price visits CEP program April 26

Representative Mia Love’s Assistant Laurel Price visits CEP program April 26

Robert Frost Elementary Afterschool Program coordinators invited Congressional Representative Mia Love to visit their program.  Laurel Price, Rep. Love’s District Director, visited on April 26.  She listened to stories from parents and students about the benefits the program has on their lives and education.  Ms. Price […]

KUTV news – Federal budget cuts could end after-school programs

KUTV news – Federal budget cuts could end after-school programs

Click here to watch the video (KUTV) For hundreds of students at Monroe Elementary in West Valley City, the final bell doesn’t signal the end of the school day. Almost a third of Monroe’s 650 students participate in the school’s 35 extracurricular activities, which include […]