About the Florida AfterSchool Alliance (FASA)

FASA MISSION

The mission of FASA is to provide leadership, to support professionals and to promote quality programs for children and youth during out-of-school hours. To accomplish its mission, FASA provides training, advocacy, and networking opportunities for after school professionals throughout Florida.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Since 1988, FASA has hosted annual statewide conferences to support out-of-school programs, professionals, and organizations. FASA has empowered over 5,000 individuals to improve programming, develop partnerships, and enhance professional staff.

ADVOCACY

FASA is a voice for quality afterschool programming and the only statewide membership organization for afterschool professionals. Working alongside the Florida Afterschool Network (FAN), FASA works to support national standards, accreditation for out-of-school programs, and advisory groups. FASA’s advocacy efforts help to educate the public about the benefits of high-quality, youth-focused, out-of-school programs.

NETWORKING

FASA connects afterschool professionals who share a commitment to high-quality afterschool, before school, holiday, and summer programming to support the academic and personal growth of students.