2014 GRANT AWARD RECIPIENTS
UNITED WAY – EARLY CHILDHOOD PROGRAM
5th Year Funding
Diamond Family Fund Match
Agency Background: United Way of Tucson and Southern AZ (UWTSA) established a program in 1999 called First Focus on Kids. It focuses on improving the well-being and school-readiness of children in Northern Pima County, where the availability and accessibility to programs & services supporting early childhood development are very limited.
Focus of the 2014 SCCF Grant: Oro Valley & Catalina Early Childhood Program: First Focus on Kids Offers professional development opportunities for child care providers and other EC specialists in North Pima County through Stay and Plan parent education groups and developing and distributing written materials and resources for families.