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$5.4 Million to Boost School Readiness & Future Workforce

November 23, 2010

Richmond, VA (November 2010) – The Virginia Early Childhood Foundation (VECF) announced today that the Danville Regional Foundation (DRF) has awarded an unprecedented five-year grant of over $5.4 million for Smart Beginnings Danville Pittsylvania


VA Part of Plan to Improve Military Families’ Access to Care

November 15, 2010
Virginia is one of 13 states chosen for a Department of Defense pilot program to improve access to early child care programs for military families.

Study Finds that Effects of Low-Quality Child Care Last into Adolescence

November 15, 2010
Low-quality care in the first few years of life can have a small but long-lasting impact on a child's learning and behavior, according to new results from the largest, most authoritative assessment of child rearing in the United States.