Thank You for Submitting Your Advisory Council Application!

On behalf of the entire team, we express our heartfelt gratitude for your interest in submitting your application for our inaugural Advisory Council. As an organization dedicated to enriching the lives of students, your application to contribute as a council member is highly valued. Your willingness to share your expertise and passion signifies an opportunity for us to collectively shape innovative and impactful educational experiences.

Here's What Happens Next:

  1. Review: Our selection committee will meticulously review your application, paying close attention to your experiences, skills, and the vision you’ve shared for after-school education. We aim to understand how your unique contributions can align with our mission.
  2. Follow-Up: Within the next 7 to 10 days, you may hear from us with additional questions or clarifications. This ensures we fully grasp your potential role and contributions to the Advisory Council.
  3. Interview Invitation: Should your application move to the next phase, we will invite you to an interview. This can be conducted virtually or in person, offering a chance for deeper conversation about your vision and how it complements our goals.
  4. Decision Notification: After the interview stage, we will promptly inform you of our decision. Successful candidates will receive detailed information on the next steps, including onboarding and the schedule of our quarterly council meetings.

At, we believe in the transformative power of education beyond the classroom. We’re driven by the vision of creating a community where every child has access to enriching and engaging educational experiences. With years of dedication to this cause, our team is eager to collaborate with you to bring this vision to life with creativity, care, and excellence.

Should you have any questions or need to update your application in the meantime, please feel free to reach out directly at or via phone at (909) 496-7557.

Thank you once again for considering a role within the Advisory Council. We're excited about the possibility of working together to foster a brighter future for students everywhere.

Manuel Zavala

Founder of

 process guide

Advisory Council

Step by Step

You Submitted Your Application by the Deadline!

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Application Review

The application review process is more than just an evaluation—it's a collaborative journey. Our team at is dedicated to uncovering the unique strengths and potential of each candidate. We delve into your experiences and aspirations to envision how you could contribute to and thrive within our Advisory Council. This step is about mutual discovery, ensuring alignment between your passions and our mission to enhance learning for all students.


The launch of the Advisory Council marks a significant milestone for It signifies the commencement of an exciting new chapter where your expertise and insights come to life, influencing the direction and success of afterschool programs across the country. As a council member, you'll collaborate with a diverse group of thought leaders, educators, and innovators, all committed to transforming the educational landscape for the benefit of all students. Together, we'll develop strategies and mobilize the vision, while fostering a community of support and inspiration for afterschool programming. 

The advisory council launches on April 20th, 2024 at our Friends & Family BBQ.