WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson announced that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded $8,397,815 to ChildCareGroup for Head Start Projects.

“This continued grant funding for Head Start projects will allow ChildCareGroup to continue providing high quality early childhood services to thousands of young children in North Texas.” said Congresswoman Johnson. “Access to quality early childhood education is vital to the development and eventual success of a child.”

“For 119 years, ChildCareGroup has been committed to providing high quality early childhood programs for Dallas County children and support services for their parents. Through this generous Head Start grant we are honored to deliver our two-generation program model that educates young children and helps their parents increase their well-being and self-sufficiency,” said Tori Mannes, CEO of ChildCareGroup.