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Early Childhood Capacity Building

Community Foundation of Greater Flint

  • Program Flint Area
  • Program Area Revitalizing the Education Continuum
  • Grant Amount $300,000
  • Grant Period October 1, 2016–December 31, 2017
  • Location Flint, MI, United States
  • Geographic Focus Flint

About this grant

This grant will provide funding to the Community Foundation of Greater Flint as it supports the expansion of early childhood education in Flint. Expanding access to high quality early childhood education has become an urgent priority as a result of the Flint water crisis. The grantee will hire an executive director to manage the early childhood education partnership including strategic planning, implementation, and oversight; governance; fiscal management and control; program operations and oversight; and external relations. The grant will provide support for the expenses related to hiring the executive director, staff costs, professional development, and office support.