Support sought for low-income childrenCommunity Voices
August 2, 2002
Support sought for low-income children
Many of you may be aware of the funding crisis currently facing Montana's state budget. This crisis has resulted in the need to cut general spending. One area that is being cut is the state match fund for the Child Care and Development Block Grant. This fund provides essential match to draw down federal dollars for early childhood programs in Montana. This is an important week for all of us to contact our local representatives and senators before they head to Helena for the special session on Monday.
Cuts to child-care assistance for t...