Categories
Grant Writing for Non-Profits

Sarasota County cuts funds to early learning childcare program [Video]

In a 4 to 1 vote, commissioners defunded the 20-year program, leaving families with just a few months to find alternative childcare.

SARASOTA, Fla. — Changes are coming for hundreds of families who rely on the Early Learning Coalition for pre-K childcare funding assistance.

Sarasota County commissioners recently voted 4 to 1 to defund the 20-year program, leaving families with just a few months to find alternative childcare and figure out how to pay for it. The lone dissenting vote came from Commissioner Mark Smith.

The commissioners have denied grant applications from several groups to access funding set aside for human and behavioral health services in the county. 

If they don’t reverse their decision, the Early Learning Coalition will have to find more than $1 million to make up for it or be forced to drop from the program.

“I think it’s really bizarre with today’s day and how everyone’s struggling. I don’t know how they can cut …

Watch/Read More
Categories
Grant Writing for Non-Profits

39 Newcastle Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario K2K 3B4 (25739385) [Video]

Welcome to 39 Newcastle! This 2000 built semi-detached by Braebury offers open-concept living space on second level - with 2 good sized bedrooms; master offers walk-in closet and 4pc cheater bath. Main level features one bedroom and full 4pc bath with walk-out to the backyard; higher ceiling - in-law suite potential. Located in Morgan/s Grant in Kanata; Close to several great schools, transit and park & rides, community recreation centres, hours of hiking trails near by and short distance to high tech offices. Schedule your viewings today. *24 hours irrevocable on all Offer(s). (id:50982)