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Delinquency prevention program for Latino youth: A grant proposal project
by Flores, Monica Y., M.S.W., California State University, Long Beach, 2010, 69; 1486481
Abstract (Summary)

The purpose of this project was to design a program, identify potential funding sources, and write a grant to fund a prevention program to reduce the rates of delinquent behaviors among Latino youth in the city of Bell Gardens and surrounding cities. To design a best-practice program, the grant writer conducted an extensive literature review and increased knowledge about the issue of delinquent behaviors. Then, a search for potential funding sources via the interne and a grant database resulted in the selection of Title V Community Prevention Grants Program, as the best funding source for this project. Lastly, a grant was written to support project "Unidad" a delinquency prevention program in the city of Bell Gardens.

Indexing (document details)
Advisor: Lam, Brian T.
School: California State University, Long Beach
School Location: United States -- California
Source: MAI 49/01M, Masters Abstracts International
Subjects: Social work, Criminology, Hispanic American studies
Publication Number: 1486481
ISBN: 978-1-124-25173-8
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