WHO: Parents, community members and staff of the Community Action Partnership of the Greater Dayton Area (CAP).
WHAT: A joint parent meeting to discuss the CAP Preble County Head Start Program and the re-competition process for the Head Start program.
WHEN: Tuesday, April 23, beginning at 6 p.m.
WHERE: The Eaton High School Cafeteria, 600 Hillcrest, Eaton, Ohio, 45320.
WHY: Under a policy announced in 2011, Head Start programs could be required to re-compete for continued funding. Programs were required to submit a grant application to continue providing the program. Other agencies or programs could also apply to provide the Head Start program.
Earlier this month the Office of Head Start announced they were in negotiations with the Council on Rural Services to provide Head Start services in Preble County.
Tuesday’s meeting will review the status of the grant re-competition, provide updates and answer questions. The public is invited to attend