MOUNTAINLAND HEADSTART, INC.
The award provides for ARRA Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA), and Quality Improvement Funding consistent with the Provisions of Section 640(a)(5)of the Head Start Act for the Head Start program. Head Start promotes the school readiness of low-income children through the provision of comprehensive health, developmental and family services.
*A portion of the funds pays for half of the cost of a new building.
*All staff receive an increase in compensation and fringe benefits.
*Professional development opportunities are provided for teaching staff to improve educational qualifications.