2017 Grant Recipients


Agency Background: Easter Seals Blake Foundation is dedicated to the idea that all people deserve the chance to live healthy, productive and independent lives. The UW of Tucson and So. AZ has committed to match a Stone Canyon Community Foundation award to ESBF with an amount determined in partnership with the Foundation.

Focus of the 2017 Grant: Parent and Child Tuition Support (PACTS) Provides sliding scale child care tuition assistance for children of low-income working families to attend a high-quality early learning center, Children’s Achievement Center.

Measurable Results: 100% of children enrolled in the Children’s Achievement Center made progress across all developmental domains and were prepared to advance to kindergarten or, if younger, the next level of education.

Contact: Rachael McMenamin, Grants Manager, rmcmenamin@blake.easterseals.com