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U.S. Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson, Representing the 30th District of Texas

Congresswoman Johnson Announces $2 Million in Federal Grants for Head Start Projects

Jul 15, 2020
Press Release

Dallas, TX – Today, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson announced that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded $2,185,595 to Head Start of Greater Dallas, Inc. for Head Start Projects.

“This grant funding for Head Start projects will allow Head Start of Greater Dallas, Inc. to continue providing vital early childhood education and quality childcare assistance to North Texas families,” said Congresswoman Johnson. “Head Start provides children with the essential skills needed to help them be successful in life.”

“Head Start of Greater Dallas, Inc. (HSGD) is grateful for continued Discretionary funding, especially during these difficult times, for the children and families we serve.  This award will ensure that HSGD continues to provide quality services to our community,” said Kathryn McCartney, CEO of Head Start of Greater Dallas, Inc.