Congressman Tim Ryan Announces $2.4 Million Awarded to Trumbull Head Start

Oct 29, 2015 Issues: Education

Warren, Ohio — Congressman Tim Ryan today is announcing $2,406,229 to be awarded to Trumbull County Action Program in Warren, Ohio to fund Head Start services. Head Start promotes school readiness by enhancing the social and cognitive development of low-income children through the provision of comprehensive health, educational, nutritional, social and other services.

“I’m pleased to announce that the Trumbull Community Action Program has received this important funding,” Congressman Ryan said. “Head Start’s mission to provide social services to low-income children gives our children the support and tools they need to succeed. This program is critical to so many in our community and across the nation and I am happy that these funds are going to such a good cause.”

This grant is part of the Head Start program through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The funds are budgeted to support the program from November 1, 2015 through October 31, 2016.