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About the NYC TARC (Technical Assistance Resource Center)

The TARC’s mission is to help support 21st Century Community Learning Centers with program quality, fiscal responsibilities, grant management, and evaluation. Our goal is to serve site coordinators, program managers, and evaluators of all 21st Century funded programs in NYC. The TARC is housed within the NYC DOE Office of Community Schools and works in partnership with other CBOs and on-site technical assistance throughout the year.

The TARC offers support in the following areas:

  • Program Quality and Enhancements Academic enrichment
  • Youth Development
  • Parent Outreach
  • Attendance Tracking
  • Data Collection
  • School and CBO Partnerships
  • On-site Support
  • Evaluation

Elida Martes, Director

Laurie Crutcher, Lead Program Manager

Melissa Ocasio, Program Manager

Lisa Rochford, Director of Capacity Building