1.  Call 704.334.8518 to verify if the street you live on is eligible for free after-school service through the City of Charlotte's Neighborhood Development Department.


2.  Visit our office and complete the Greater Enrichment Program application.


3.  Provide the following documents and information:


  • PROOF OF RESIDENCE - Submit a copy of your lease or utility bill.

  • PROOF OF INCOME - Submit a copy of a current check stub, supplemental security income statement, child support statement or disability payments.



You must apply in person at the GEP Administrative Office and have all required documents. The office is located at 2035 Patton Avenue (off Beatties Ford Road between Johnson C. Smith University and Oaklawn Avenue).


All applications will be reviewed for final eligibility immediately after they have been completed. Please set aside at least one hour for the review process. If you are found eligible for participation in GEP, you will receive the mandatory Parent Orientation the same day.


"No man should bring children into the world who is unwilling to persevere to the end in their nature and education."

- Plato