Congressman Tim Ryan Announces $1.32 Million to Portage Country Head Start

Jan 29, 2015 Issues: Helping Working Families

Washington DC – Congressman Tim Ryan announces $1,323,428 to Portage Private Industry Council, Inc. in Ravenna, Ohio.

“I applaud and congratulate Portage Private Industry Council for securing these funds that will be instrumental for providing quality, affordable education to our children in Portage County.  Head Start continues to give low-income children the necessary social services to ensure that our young people get the nutrition, wellness and educational resources they so deeply need. I am happy these funds are going to such a worthy cause.”

This grant was provided through the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and fund the program through June of 2015.