We got the Head Start Grant!

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At the end of last year, we were awarded $2.1 million in federal grant money to help expand Early Head Start in the city!

[themify_quote]”We received $2.1m grant for our early #headstart – 150 new kids will be served” – Coach Jennings[/themify_quote]

During a White House summit on early childhood education, President Barrack Obama announced that Chattanooga would get the money as a grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

The funds will serve an additional 150 at-risk Chattanooga children who are younger than three years old. Chattanooga received the largest portion of the grant funds in the state of Tennessee.

 

[Tweet “Congrats to #CHA and @AndyBerke for receiving $2.1 million to expand #HeadStart for 150 kids!”]

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